Cindy James successfully defended her PhD dissertation entitled Exploring the Connection Between Emotional Intelligence and First Year Experiences of Undergraduate Students at One Canadian University. Congratulations Cindy!
Congratulations to Suzanne Windsor-Liscombe, who successfully defended her Ed.D. dissertation: Parental Perceptions of an Arts-Integrated Focus School: A Case Study of a Public Fine Arts Elementary School in British Columbia.
Amy Parent, EDST Ph.D. candidate, successfully defended her dissertation Bending the Box: Learning from Indigenous Students transitioning from High School to University She did a super job. Congratulations, Amy.
On the occasion of “Movember,” the fundraising challenge for men’s health that involves sporting a moustache or “mo,” Claudia Ruitenberg challenged faculty, staff, and students in Educational Studies to be photographed for an EDST Movember Wall of Fame. For everyone willing to be photographed with a “mo,” she donated $10 to the Movember Men’s Health challenge, […]
Congratualation to Dr. Pam Ratner, head pro term, Educational Studies At a special ceremony held in Ottawa, CASN presented the Excellence in Nursing Research Award to Pam Ratner to recognize her accomplishments as a researcher, commitment to mentorship of nursing students, and contributions in strengthening the profile of nursing research. Dr. Ratner is a Professor […]
Pierre Walter is this year’s Killam Teaching Prize Award winner. The UBC Killam Teaching Prize recognizes all aspects of outstanding teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Teaching Prizes take into consideration: Sustained teaching accomplishments at UBC Innovation in curriculum development, course content, and teaching methods Ability to motivate students Ability to stimulate problem-solving and […]
The Inter-University Graduate Seminar in Educational Research is yearly graduate student scholarly event, now in its second iteration. It brings together students from various universities to celebrate and share their work in a collegial, inspiring, constructive, and supportive environment. The Seminar is an inter-disciplinary space where participants productively engage new fields of study and innovative […]