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  • Join the James W. Burns Leadership Institute for the Leadership Masterclass: "Human Rights Pedagogy for Empowering the Agency of Students" with Professor Ramanujam in her workshop as she explores the potential of the capabilities approach informed pedagogy in the context of experiential legal education

    Dr. Nandini Ramanujam is the Co-Director and Director of Programs of the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism at McGill University's Faculty of Law

    When: 12-1:30 pm | April 13

    Where :
    In-Person session (106 Drake) 
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The James W. Burns Leadership Institute Advisory Board is a broad-based group of senior leaders from community, postsecondary and business organizations. They provide advice as a sounding board and source of input into strategic planning and programming for the Institute

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The James W. Burns Leadership Institute at the I.H. Asper School of Business has been created through visionary investment from Canada Life, IG Wealth Management and the Power Corporation of Canada, as well as the Province of Manitoba.

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Room 359 Drake Centre
181 Freedman Cres.
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry Campus)
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