Flying Canoë Volant #YEG

In the Mill Creek Ravine of Edmonton, a special cultural celebration took place the first week of March 2021. The Flying Canoë Volant is a festival inspired by a tale that highlights cultures of the French Canadians, Métis, and First Nations. This tale is the story of woodcutters that wanted to visit their loved ones.Continue reading “Flying Canoë Volant #YEG”

La communication des enfants durant la COVID-19

C’était un plaisir de présenter au Campus St-Jean dans le contexte du panel sur Les effets négatifs de la COVID-19.  Le Lab des Familles Multilingues a mené une enquête sur la communication des enfants durant la COVID-19.  Certains parents parents observent une croissance dans le langage de leurs enfants en lien avec l’attention 1 surContinue reading “La communication des enfants durant la COVID-19”

@MultilingFamLab on Research on RehabMed Live!

To celebrate May Speech & Hearing month, #CommunicateAwareness, the Communication Science and Disorders Department’s Dr. Esther Kim, Dr. Bill Hodgetts and I participated in today’s @UofARehabMed’ RehabMed Live.  It was exciting to pull together our perspectives on connecting with loved ones and overcoming challenges. From our lab’s work, I shared about our Survey findings andContinue reading “@MultilingFamLab on Research on RehabMed Live!”

Tips for communicating with family & friends during COVID-19

Early in the isolation and lock-down, we found lots of information about how to communicate with colleagues when working remotely.  But we found very little on how to better communicate with family and friends.  Although most of us have family and friends who live afar, we often don’t need to use “remote” tools to talkContinue reading “Tips for communicating with family & friends during COVID-19”