Professor Kristina Llewellyn has been invited to speak in a panel discussion that will be recorded for broadcast on BBC World Service’s “The Forum”. Moderated by BBC’s diplomatic correspondent Bridget Kendall, this panel discussion will feature prominent international thinkers as they discuss and debate the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report that concluded that residential schooling was "cultural genocide." It will ask questions about the healing process between victims and aggressors, what role education has to play, how to exa
From September 26 to October 3, Renison's Confucius Institute held many events to honour Confucius Institute Day (Sept. 27). The week was a success, with the help from many people in the community, and included visiting scholars from China. It received media coverage from365NetTv and CCVoice.ca.
Sakura Japanese Language School was awarded a grant for $994.34 as part of the Japan Foundation Toronto Local Grant program. This program is intended to promote Japanese-language education in Canada by providing support to a wide range of activities essential to the dissemination of Japanese-language and the development of Japanese-language education.
English Language Studies (ELS) has been buzzing with excitement. ELS has moved its headquarters to the expansion in Renison’s newest wing. Now centrally located, the new space provides state of the art classrooms, study hubs and meeting rooms, increasing collaboration for staff and students. ELS also welcomes a new staff member, Winona Phachanla, who will be working on administrative duties and marketing initiatives. ELS would also like to congratulate Margaret Heeney on completing her Ph.D.
Renison is an official satellite IELTS testing location for Mohawk College. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a unique test designed to evaluate the language ability of candidates who would like to study or work where English is the required language for communication.