Congratulations to Maren Elfert (Coolie Verner Award)!

maren elfert - cropped 150 x 150 Congratulations to Maren Elfert, winner of the 2014 Coolie Verner Award! This award is granted by UBC Educational Studies to the graduate student who best combines high academic standing and research potential in the field of adult learning and education.

Maren Elfert is a PhD Candidate in Educational Studies. Her interests cover the history and philosophy of education, in particular with regard to global governance in education, adult education, lifelong learning and education as a human right. She is working on a dissertation on how the concept of education as a human right has been shaped by UNESCO.