The process is expected to take 18 months, from August 2017 through December 2018.

November 2017 - Launch event
Employees were invited to help choose a working definition. Based on feedback, the working definition of internationalization that will be adapted for Langara is:

The intentional process of integrating an international, intercultural or global dimension into the purpose, functions and delivery of post-secondary education, in order to enhance the quality of education and research for all students, and [employees], and make a meaningful contribution to society.
de Wit, Hunter, Howard, & Ergon-Pola

December 2017 - February 2018
Department and area meetings to review the process

February 2018
Internationalization forums
Early successes

April - May 2018
Langara community online survey

Summer 2018
Write goal statements
Identify measurable outcomes

Fall 2018
Consultation to develop measurable outcomes
Student survey

January 2019
Town hall to share date and gather feedback on the proposed strategy

March 2019
Final draft submitted for approval