BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Date iCal v2.14-dev//NONSGML iCalcreator 2.18// METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:20141102T030000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:20150308T030000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20160507T170439Z CREATED:20140212T223012Z DESCRIPTION:Note: Any updates to this event, such as changes to the date o r location, will NOT be reflected in this calendar appointment. For the most current event information for the 2014 Congress of the Humanities an d Social Sciences, please visit\n\nSeries: Career Corner\n\nAssociation: Brock University, Federation for the Human ities and Social Sciences\n\nAccess Level: General public\n\nDescription: Volunteering and social activism are arenas where many of us seek to put our academic skills or knowledge into practice.  But it is not always ob vious how to bring the knowledge of our field of study into service for a community or cause. In this conversational workshop, we discuss knowled ge mobilization and reflective practice for volunteers and activists. How can we make academic knowledge of value in contexts outside the universi ty? How can we make volunteering and activism a valued site of learning? Facilitators: Mary-Beth Raddon, Department of Sociology, and Kristen Smi th, Student and Community Outreach.  \n\n Career Corner is brought to you by:\n\n\n\n\n Career Corner Career Corner is a professional development wo rkshop series where everyone from graduate students to established facult y members can learn how to advance their academic careers, publish and m arket their research, improve their lesson planning and teaching skills and find out about careers outside of academia. The workshops are free an d open to all Congress attendees. See the complete list of Career Corner w orkshops... DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20140529T103000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20140529T120000 LAST-MODIFIED:20140502T194303Z LOCATION:Schmon Tower – Learning Commons SUMMARY:Putting learning into practice - Putting knowledge to the test URL;TYPE=URI: e-putting-knowledge-test END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR