May 2, 2013

Sucessful Research Day

EDST's annual Research Day showcased the inspiring research and practice of students and faculty in EDST.


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April 19, 2013

Indigenous Gala: Reflecting on Success in the Year of Indigenous Education

After more than two dozen events and 2,000 participants, the Year of Indigenous Education paused to reflect upon the Year of initiative on Saturday, April 13, 2013, with an evening of impressive presentations and performances at “The Gathering: Celebration of Indigenous Education & Arts” at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. Read more


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March 14, 2013

An Open Invitation to EDAL Cohort Capstone presentations held in

Delta | Richmond | North Shore


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January 28, 2013

EDAL graduate James Chamberlain objects to Trinity Western University’s request for a law school

Law school deans object to Trinity Western applicationEDUCATION / ‘Do we want a law school that expressly discriminates based on sexual orientation?’ “The deans of Canada’s law schools are objecting to a Christian university’s bid to establish its own law school in BC because the university upholds a policy that discriminates against gay students. . […]


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January 17, 2013

NITEP Alumni & Friends’ Speaker Series

NITEP Alumni & Friends’ Speaker Series – January 28, 2013: Attached please find an information poster for the January 28, 2013, NITEP Alumni & Friends’ Speaker Series event. Please RSVP to by Friday, January 25. View Poster  


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December 6, 2012

Universities in the Knowledge Economy – UNIKE

The UNIKE project is looking to fill in 12 doctoral positions and 2 post-doctoral positions at 6 European Universities in an Initial Training Network (ITN). Applicants from all countries are encouraged to apply. Deadline: Sunday 3 February 2013 at 17:00 CET. The information needed is as follows Letter to Associated Partners Oct 2012.pdf (230kb) UNIKE poster.pdf (i […]


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November 27, 2012

Record number of aboriginal students receive PhDs at UBC

The Globe and Mail:


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11 aboriginal students to graduate with doctoral degrees in UBC education faculty


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November 22, 2012

Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

EDST Emeritus Graham Kelsey was awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for service to community and arts and culture in the Cariboo. The commemorative medal was created to mark the 2012 celebrations of the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne as Queen of Canada. The Queen Elizabeth […]


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November 21, 2012

Aboriginal Doctoral Students Graduate

Eleven Aboriginal doctoral students will graduate from the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Education this year—the largest number to graduate from an education faculty in any Canadian university in one year. “A doctoral degree is always a significant accomplishment, but the success of these eleven students is particularly meaningful because of the impact they […]


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