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July 31, 2014

EDST welcomes Dr Sam Rocha

EDST would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Sam Rocha, who recently joined the EDST Faculty as Assistant Professor.Dr. Rocha was born in Brownsville, Texas, and has lived throughout the United States (and five years in Mexico) before coming to UBC. As a Gates Millennium Scholar, he did his undergraduate studies in philosophy and Spanish […]

 

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EDST welcomes Dr Fei Wang

EDST would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Fei Wang, who recently joined the EDST Faculty as Assistant Professor.Dr. Wang, originally from Inner Mongolia, China, became a Canadian citizen while pursuing his Ph.D in educational administration at the University of Toronto. Prior to coming to UBC, he was a lecturer at the University of Western […]

 

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EDST welcomes Dr Jude Walker

EDST would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Jude Walker, who recently joined the EDST Faculty as Assistant Professor.Dr. Walker received her doctorate from Educational Studies at UBC, but has research experience from universities spread across three different continents, including MA work at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Auckland, New Zealand […]

 

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July 15, 2014

Glenda Hunter successfully defends EdD Dissertation

Congratulations to Glenda Hunter who successfully defended her EdD dissertation, “Sustainability in Higher Education: A Case Study of Policy and Practice at Vancouver Island University.” Thanks to supervisory committee members Pierre Walter and Rob VanWynsberghe, university examiners Don Fisher and Moura Quayle (Sauder/Liu Centre), external examiner Marcia McKenzie of the University of Saskatchewan Sustainability Education […]

 

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June 20, 2014

EDST welcomes Dr Alison Taylor

EDST would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Alison Taylor, who will be joining the EDST Faculty as Associate Professor, Political Economy in Education, this winter.

 

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June 9, 2014

Dr Jean Barman awarded George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement

Congratulations to Dr. Jean Barman, Professor Emerita, Educational Studies, who has been awarded the George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award...

 

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May 29, 2014

EDST Graduation 2014

Congratulations to all EDST graduates and successful PhD and EdD candidates!   EDST Graduation 2014  

 

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May 23, 2014

Dr Hartej Gill wins Killam Teaching Prize

Congratulations to EDST Associate Professor Dr Hartej Gill, who was recently awarded the Killam Teaching Prize for excellence in teaching!

 

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May 7, 2014

EDST Student Award Winners

Congratulations to Maren Elfert, Spring Gillard, and Claudius Soodeen on their recent awards!

 

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Congratulations to Spring Gillard (Gordon Selman Award)!

Congratulations to Spring Gillard, winner of the 2014 Gordon Selman Award!

 

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