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 2018
Langara community online survey

April - May 2018
Focus groups

Fall 2018
Town hall to share date and gather feedback on the proposed strategy