Presentations

Lam, M. (2020, June). Measuring the impact of anti-racist educational interventions. Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) annual conference, London, ON. *Cancelled due to Covid-19.

Lam, M. (2020, March). Teaching civil society through game (Invited presentation). Joint Canadian-German Research Workshop, Winnipeg, MB. *Cancelled due to Covid-19.

Lam, M. (2020, March). Why ideological conformity is not the answer: Lessons learned from three anti-racist, community-based initiatives designed for reconciliation, empathy-building, and education. Migration in Rural and Remote Areas Small Centres Pre-conference Workshop, Winnipeg, MB. *Cancelled due to Covid-19.

Lam, M. (2019, September). Pieces for Peace. Rotary Club Peace Days, Across the Board Game Café, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2019, June). Educating the ‘helpers’: Using Community Education to Increase Empathy and Knowledge. Metropolis International Conference, Ottawa, ON.

Lam, M. (2019, June). Challenges and Opportunities of Immigration in Rural Areas and the Role of Educational Institutions. Metropolis International Conference, Ottawa, ON.

Lam, M. (2019, May). Refugee Journeys Board Game Tool for EAL Consultants. Manitoba EAL Divisional Network Meeting, Brandon, MB.

Lam, M. (2019, March). Educating K-12 English as an Additional Language (EAL) Learners in Canada: An Overview of Research, Policy Approaches, and Classroom Practices. Graduate Student Research Symposium, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2019, February). Connecting Across Cultures: What happens when people play the Refugee Journeys Board Game? WestCAST Conference, Calgary, AB.

Lam, M. (2018, November). Increasing Empathy and Awareness of Diversity: The Efficacy of Refugee Journeys Board Game Training Tool. Enhancing Inclusivity in Rural Canada, Camrose, AB.

Lam, M. (2018, September). Resilience and Refuge in Manitoba. Instruction, Curriculum and Assessment Branch Professional Development Day, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M., Schmidt, C., Gagne, A., Ntelioglou, N., Stille, S. (2018, May). Refugees and education: Perspectives on integration and politics of teacher education. Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) annual conference, Regina, SK.

Lam, M. (2018, March). Documenting the process and impact of an interactive refugee integration experience learning tool. Metropolis Conference, Calgary, AB.

Ellis, T., Kolomic, E., Kouritzin, S., Lam, M. Osiname, A., Sagenes, E., Saleheen, S. (2018, February). Decolonizing methodologies. Graduate Student Research Symposium, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M., Schmidt, C. (2018, February). Effectively engaging refugee students, parents and community members. WestCAST Conference, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2018, January). Issues of Confidentiality in Research. Class presentation at University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2018, January). Colonial / Postcolonial Education: Freire’s Teachings. Class presentation at University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2017, November). The linguistic environment in second language acquisition. Class presentation at University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M. (2017, November). Refugee intersectionality, identity, and integration. Class seminar at University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB.

Lam, M., Rempel, K. (2017, September). 2012-2016 Trends and projections of Westman Immigrant Services. Board of Directors and Organizational Meeting, Westman Immigrant Services, Brandon, MB.