April 5, 2017
Congratulations to Faculty of Education alumna Dr. Natalie LeBlanc (PhD, 2016), who will be receiving the Arts Based Educational Research Award for Outstanding Dissertation at the upcoming American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas. Her dissertation also received a runner-up distinction by the National Art Education Association for the Elliot Eisner Outstanding Dissertation Award at its recent New York conference held in early March 2017. These are tremendous accomplishments and we wish to congratulate Dr. LeBlanc for her achievements!
The AERA ABER Award will be presented at the Annual General Meeting of the ABER SIG, where Dr. LeBlanc will also be an invited speaker. You are invited to attend the AGM and event on Friday, April 28, 2017, 6:15 p.m. – 7:45 p.m., Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Meeting Room Level, Room 206 B.
Please also join us in congratulating her research supervisor Dr. Rita Irwin and committee members, Dr. Donal O’Donoghue, and Dr. Anne Phelan, all from the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy (EDCP).