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April 13, 2015

Dr. Handel Wright wins Silver Medal at Speaker of Ontario’s Book Award!

Dr. Handel Wright wins Silver Medal at Speaker of Ontario's Book Award!

 

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March 23, 2015

Alannah Young successfully defends PhD Dissertation

Congratulations to Alannah Young who successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation, Indigenous Elders’ Pedagogy for Land-Based Health Education Programs: Gee-Zhee-Kan-Duk’ Cedar Pedagogical Pathways. Alannah’s supervisor was Dr. Michael Marker. Many thanks to the supervisory committee members Dr’s Leslie Roman and Tracy Friedel along with the university examiners Dr’s Shauna Butterwick and Edwardo Jovel (Faculty of Land […]

 

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March 10, 2015

Ashley Pullman wins Dean of Education Scholarship Award

Congratulations to EST PhD student Ashley Pullman on her recent awarding of the Dean of Education Scholarship Award!

 

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March 6, 2015

EDST 526 : Advanced Study of Educational Organizations

EDST 526 : Advanced Study of Educational Organizations with Dr. Alison Taylor!

 

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February 27, 2015

UBC Faculty of Education to Become Home to Premier History of Education Journal!

UBC Faculty of Education to Become Home to Premier History of Education Journal!

 

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February 24, 2015

Dr. Lesley Andres publishes new report!

Dr. Lesley Andres has released a new report in conjunction with BCCAT (The British Columbia Council on Admissions & Transfer). From the BCCAT website: This report entails a reflective look back from the current states of Paths respondents, as of March 2010 back through to September 1988. The technique of sequence analysis captures the complex types […]

 

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Dr. Mona Gleason Awarded Grant!

EDST is proud to announce that Dr. Mona Gleason, along with her colleagues Dr. Leslie Paris (PI, History, Arts) and Dr. Tamara Myers (Co-I, History, Arts), has been awarded a $15,206 SSHRC Connections Grant to support the Society for the History of Children and Youth’s biennial conference, happening at UBC, June 24-26, 2015. The conference’s theme this year […]

 

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February 6, 2015

Dr. Lesley Andres awarded grant!

Dr. Lesley Andres, Editor-in Chief of the Canadian Journal of Higher Education (CJHE), was awarded a grant worth $75,600 over 3 years in the SSHRC Aid to Scholarly Journals 2014 Competition. The CJHE application was ranked 3rd out of 48. The Canadian Journal of Higher Education is the fully online, open source journal of the Canadian […]

 

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January 19, 2015

Coyote’s Keyboard: Writing From Place, Writing About Place

 

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December 19, 2014

Dr Taylor launches new course!

  How do I positively effect change in my community or workplace? Alison Taylor, an internationally recognized expert and teacher in the sociology of education, educational leadership and adult education is joining EDST on January 1, 2015.   She is just finishing up a book for Oxford University Press based on her research, which focuses on school-to-work […]

 

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