This project examines the barriers in WIL specifically faced by marginalized student groups such as international, refugee, LQBTQ2S+ students, students with disabilities, and students from low socio-economic status backgrounds. The project explores tools and resources to help WIL employers and staff effectively address student barriers around discrimination and inclusion.

Project Information

Institution(s): Simon Fraser University
Status: In-Progress
Project Dates: February 1, 2020 — June 30, 2021
Project Contact:
Akanksha Thakur and Heather Williams
604-783-1411 and 604-617-0119
arthakur@sfu.ca and heather_w@sfu.ca