Wednesday, March 7th. 1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Facilitator: John Leoppky
The course: In this workshop, attendees will learn and practice what it means to work in an inclusive environment. This workshop is open to any and all and there will be a specific focus on the work experiences of the participants. Topics covered will include, inclusion in campus workspaces, creating inclusive spaces in the arts, and the benefits of creating a fully inclusive workspace.
Bio: John is a writer, athlete, advocate, and creative. He has been involved with sports since the age of ten, winning national championships in wheelchair basketball and wheelchair rugby, along with two Canada Games medals. As well as being the editor-in-chief of the Carillon, the University of Regina’ student newspaper, John is the Associate Artistic Director for Listen to Dis’ Community Arts Organization, a non-profit that enables people with disabilities to participate in art. John’s goal in life is to have an entertaining obituary to read while taming his ever-expanding to-do list.