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July 14, 2015

Lecture: Dr. Bani Bora

Please join us on Wednesday July 15, 4 – 6pm EDST Seminar: Adult Education Programmes and Policies: India’s Perspective Dr. Bani Bora, Summer Visiting Scholar Ponderosa G Lounge The history of Adult Education in India began pre-independence and achieved prominence in the post independence phase. Each five year plan included adult education programmes and under the XI […]

 

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July 7, 2015

Dr Jo-Ann Archibad wins Killam Award

Congratulations to EDST Professor, Associate Dean of Indigenous Education, and NITEP Director, Dr. Jo-ann Archibald on being awarded the UBC Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring! The Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring recognizes outstanding mentorship by a UBC faculty member of numerous graduate students over a period many years.  This 2015 award recognizes a faculty member […]

 

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July 6, 2015

Congratulations Carolina Palacios and Lilach Marom

Congratulations to EDST Sessional Lecturer Carolina Palacios on winning the Faculty of Education Sessional & Lecturer Teaching Prize!   Congratulations to EDST Graduate Teaching Assistant Lilach Marom on winning the Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award!    

 

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June 22, 2015

Dr. John B. Collins (1940 – 2015)

We are saddened to announce that Dr. John B. Collins, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Educational Studies, of the Faculty of Education at UBC, passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Dr. Collins specialized in the evaluation of educational programs and initiatives, especially for mid-career adults in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, law, education, and other […]

 

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June 12, 2015

Congratulations Dr. Alison Taylor

Dr. Alison Taylor wins SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant!

 

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June 2, 2015

Dr. Jean Barman wins multiple awards!

Dr. Jean Barman wins multiple awards!

 

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May 19, 2015

Dr. Bruneau to receive CSSHE Distinguished Member Award!

Congratulations to EDST Professor Emeritus Dr. William Bruneau who is to receive a Distinguished Member Award from The Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE)!

 

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Dr. Leslie Roman guest editor for Discourse

Dr. Leslie Roman is the guest editor for Discourse special issue on Stuart Hall.

 

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May 7, 2015

Congratulations Dr. Shayna Plaut!

Dr. Shayna Plaut appointed the 2015/16 Simons Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Dialogue on International Law and Human Security at the School for International Studies, SFU.

 

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May 6, 2015

EDST Graduation Brunch May 2015

Please RSVP to Sandra Abah before May 15th: grad@edst.ubc.ca

 

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