Defences

For a current list of upcoming doctoral defences, please see the G+PS Defence Calendar.

August 8, 2018
MEGAN RYLAND – MA Thesis Defense
Learning Digital Citizenship in Publics of Practice: How Adults Learn to use Activist Hashtags on Twitter

July 17, 2018
SEREANA PATTERSON-NAEPI – PhD Thesis Defense
Beyond the Dusky Maiden: Pasifika Women’s Experiences of Working in Higher Education”

July 13, 2018
DAWN SMITH – EdD Thesis Defense
hiił kʷiiʔił siƛ (Bringing Something Good from Way Back): A Journey to Humanize Post-Secondary Education

June 18, 2018
CATHERINE MACALA – MA Thesis Defense
Bridging the Rural Divide: An Exploratory Study of a Medical School’s Rural Applicants

June 14, 2018
YAYING ZHONG – MA Thesis Defense
Is Freire’s Critical Pedagogy Applicable to China’s Higher Education? A Philosophical Examination

May 23, 2018
HEATHER LYNN COMMODORE – PhD Thesis Defense
Pulling Together in the Academic Canoe: The Experiences of Indigenous Doctoral Students

May 22, 2018
MARGARET DOROTHY WILSON – EdD Thesis Defense
“Hey, Where Can I Go for Help?”: Aboriginal People and “Good Medicine” at an Urban Aboriginal Health Agency

May 17, 2018
CLAUDIUS SOODEEN – EdD Thesis Defense
Educational Leaders’ Understandings of Internationalization: A Case Study