Events

Alberta Council for Academic Integrity  Winter 2021 Provincial Meeting

The Alberta Council for Academic Integrity  (ACAI) Steering committee and Lethbridge College are pleased to host the ACAI Winter 2021 Provincial Council Meeting:

Friday, January 15, 2021

09:00-12:00 MST

Platform: Zoom

Join us to catch up on what is happening around the province related to academic integrity topics. This meeting is open to educators, students, student affairs professionals, educational leaders and administrators, librarians and others whose work involves academic integrity. Those from both the K-12 systems and post-secondary institutions are welcome to attend. We would like to extend a special invitation to members of Student Unions and Associations at our various post-secondary institutions.

The meeting will include updates from various Alberta post-secondary institutions related to institutional academic integrity initiatives and conversations regarding academic integrity in pandemic times.

The ACAI Steering Committee will also introduce the creation of three new provincial working groups related to academic integrity:

  • contract cheating
  • equity, diversity and inclusion
  • professional (educational) development

If you would like more information or have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Melanie Hamilton, ACAI Steering Committee member: melanie.hamilton@lethbridgecollege.ca

Registration is required and space is limited, so please register early!

Register here:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/alberta-council-on-academic-integrity-winter-provincial-meeting-tickets-131261260965

Past events

Proctoring Online Exams – Experiences from Alberta

July 22, 2020

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Mountain Time

The Alberta Council for Academic Integrity (ACAI) is hosting a discussion about proctoring online exams on July 22 at 2:00, through Zoom. There will be a panel of speakers representing the college, teaching university, and research university sectors from post-secondaries in Alberta. They will share their experiences with choosing online proctor services, using their services, dealing with academic integrity issues that arise, and other topics.

Panelists:

  • Kim Hogarth is the Associate Dean of Nursing at Bow Valley College – her program has extensively used Respondus and Honorlock during this pandemic
  • Paul Sopcack is The Coordinator of Student Conduct, Community Standards, and Values (as well as a Humanities instructor) at MacEwan University
  • Sarah Elaine Eaton is the Educational Leader in Residence and Associate Professor, University of Calgary.

This event will be held via Zoom. Registration is required in order to receive the Zoom login information.

A recording will be shared registrants after the event.

Register here: https://bit.ly/2CcJPfN

For more information about this webinar contact:

Dr. Margaret Toye,  Associate Dean, School of Community Studies, Bow Valley College – mtoye (at) bowvalleycollege.ca