EP 30: Consider The Lobsterer

After a brief hiatus (Dean lost last week’s pod in a gin-fuelled haze) we are back to discuss the baffling “protests” the Maritimers are pursuing against the Sipekne’katik First Nation. We also pay our respects to Ruth “Babe” Ginsburg.   WAYS TO SUPPORT MI’KMAQ:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1u_LF_bCFBbSijzqJgHNh4-MfpYz0hfdv/view?fbclid=IwAR3LX7RbhBh6GYkmMRe_ou120UgyaamcUCgnP6-2p2l3BdNlQNs3cLQcC6o   Our theme song is “Mega Guillotine 2020” by the […]

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Daily News – Fri. September 25 2020

Here’s your CFRC Daily news brief for Friday, September 25 2020! A Queen’s University student in residence has tested positive for COVID-19. This student lives in Brant Residence, and this was announced by KFL&A Public Health yesterday, Thursday, September 24 2020. The University is working with the Public Health department to investigate and contact anyone […]

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Daily News – Thurs. September 23 2020

Here’s your CFRC Daily news brief for Thursday, September 24, 2020! Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) wrote that the COVID-19 assessment centre will be moving from it’s current location fo the Leon’s Centre to the Beechgrove complex in Kingston. This centre is located south of the King St. W/Portsmouth Ave. intersection. The centre will also […]

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Student of Mystery

The Eastern Ontario Staff Development Network (EOSDN), a consortium of Eastern Ontario District School Boards and the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University, recently developed a Math Monograph using a Student of Mystery approach.  In this episode Eleanor Newman, Tammy Billen, and Danielle LaPointe-McEwan of the EOSDN join us to explain how this approach can […]

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Daily News – Wed. September 23 2020

Here’s your daily news brief for Wednesday, September 23, 2020! Yesterday, Queen’s University announced that most courses will be delivered remotely for the 2021 winter term. Only a small amount of on-campus activities will be held for those who are in specialized classes such as labs or clinical settings to ensure that students can meet […]

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Teaching about Gender Diversity: A Conversation with Dr. Lee Airton

Join us for a great conversation with Dr. Lee Airton, Assistant Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies in Education at Queen’s University.  Their latest co-edited collection with Dr. Susan Wooley (Colgate University) entitled Teaching about Gender Diversity: Teacher-Tested Lesson Plans for K-12 Classrooms with Canadian Scholars Press was released in August 2020.  Dr. Airton chats […]

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Film Festivals Go Digital

MIke and Taylor welcome back their Toronto International Film Festival correspondent Nicole Stawikowski to talk about TIFF 2020 and how a film festival was able to run during a global pandemic. Nicole reviews films from the festival and gives suggestions for what to look for this fall as the film festival movies start their Oscars run. Fan questions […]

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