The Knowledge Integration students will host the January 2018 Combining Two Cultures Conference, a student-led conference celebrating undergraduate interdisciplinary education.

The theme for C2C 2018 is Knowledge Sharing.

Check out the profiles of the KI students on the planning team to see their wide range of interests!

Kat

Bachelor of Knowledge Integration (BKI) with Minor in Chemistry, Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: science communication and internet-age science journalism

Ian

BKI with an Option in Business and Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: corporate social responsibility, user experience research and design

Keira

BKI with Minors in Entrepreneurship and Philosophy, Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: social entrepreneurship, design-thinking, and problem solving

Chloé

BKI concurrent with a Bachelor of Science in Hydrogeology

Academic Interests: Water security, food security, science education and science communication

Victoria

BKI with Minors in Biology and Fine Arts

Academic Interests: human physiology, anatomy, expressive portraits

Samir

BKI with Minors in Math and Political Science

Academic Interests: public policy, public understanding of science, and marketing

Anne

BKI with a Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: biology, service design and the societal impacts of science and technology

Maytal

BKI with a Minor in Speech Communication and a Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: healthcare, design thinking, and drama

Matt

Joint Honours BKI with Political Science, Minor in Economics, Specialization in Politics & Business

Academic Interests: Canadian politics, Canadian agriculture, the co-operative business sector, governance and academia

Kat

BKI with minors in Psychology and Cognitive Science and a Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests:  cognitive science, design, psychology, biology, interdisciplinarity

Ness

BKI with minors in Philosophy, Psychology, and Cognitive Science, and a Collaborative Design Specialization

Academic Interests: equity in education, epistemology and diversity, design and systems analysis

Haley

BKI with a Collaborative Design Specialization and a Global Experience Certificate

Academic Interests: communication and linguistics across languages, female biology, food production sustainability