Ryerson is the location for the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences in 2017, from May 27 to June 2. Calls for proposals for the associations that sponsor sessions will open in the fall. This is a great opportunity to participate, either as a presenter or an attendee.
Do you think it would be worthwhile to have virtual meetings on specific, focused issues that need to be discussed before our less frequent face-to-face members’ meetings? I could post a discussion topic on this blog, and you can comment at your convenience, within a defined timeframe.
We no longer have a common hallway to serve as our informal meeting space, but perhaps this online space could substitute. Your thoughts? Please post a comment.
This University Affairs news item from 2015 summarizes findings from a Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario report on inconsistent standards of writing instruction at five Ontario universities. The results suggest Procom is doing a lot right.
An article published in The Chronicle of Higher Education this August, Defining the Relationship, challenges common assumptions about a professor’s role.
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