Cory Legassic
fellow contributor

Cory Legassic

SALTISE Contributor

Dawson College, Montreal, QC

Faculty, Humanities and Sociology Departments

Education and background
Expertise
Awards
Education and background

 

 

Expertise
Since arriving at Dawson 12 years ago, Cory’s commitment to enhancing the teaching and learning experience of others has continued to grow and inspire. He has been a faculty member with the Humanities and Sociology Departments where he has created and taught courses on social movements, social justice, and anti-racism. Dawson recognized his dedication and expertise in teaching by awarding him their Director General’s Teaching Excellence Award in 2015-16.
At Dawson, he has demonstrated his strong leadership skills as coordinator for Dawson’s New School. This school promotes student-centred learning by empowering students to have a greater role in shaping their own education.
Currently, as a SALTISE fellow, Cory continues to demonstrate his commitment to reaching out and sharing knowledge with colleagues throughout the academic community. His online learning activities along with other materials for in-person teaching have added value to SALTISE’s ever-growing resource database.To add further to his ongoing dedication to learning, Cory is currently studying for his PhD in Educational Studies at McGill University.
Awards

SALTISE Innovator 2022 SALTISE Best Practices & Pedagogical Innovators Award

SALTISE Conference 2022