Events

Upcoming events within the Faculty of Education.

Nomination Information Session: The Royal Society of Canada

September 22, 2017 | The Royal Society of Canada (RSC) is hosting an info session to discuss best practices in preparing nominations to the RSC. Faculty and staff welcome. More


2017 CIMVHR Forum | Invictus Games

September 25 - 27, 2017 | The 8th annual conference hosted by the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) in partnership with the Invictus Games Toronto 2017. More


Public Presentations: Instructor Position in New Media and Learning Technologies

September 25 & 27, 2017 | Join us for three upcoming public presentations by candidates for the position of Instructor in New Media and Learning Technologies. More


“We Need to Talk about Silence: A Historical Analysis of the Rise of Pedagogies of Silence”

September 25, 2017 | This presentation by visiting scholar Dr. Pieter Verstraete (Centre for the History of Education, KU Leuven, Belgium) is part of the Critical Dialogues seminar series . More


John P. Bell Global Indigenous Rights Lecture with Victoria Tauli-Corpuz

September 26, 2017 | A lecture by Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. More


Edudata Research Town Hall

September 27, 2017 | Faculty and students are invited to an Edudata Town Hall. Edudata helps researchers to access student level data. More


Being OUT at School and Supporting Colleagues Who Are

September 27, 2017 | This panel will feature K-12 educators including a recent BEd graduate and Matt Carruthers, BC’s new SOGI Education Lead. More


Harvest Feastival

September 28, 2017 | Grab your friends and colleagues for a night of food, art and culture at the Harvest Feastival. More


Allard Prize Ceremony Invitation

September 28, 2017 | Join the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the award ceremony for the 2017 Allard Prize for International Integrity. More


Conversations with the Dean for BEd students: Possible Merger of the Faculty of Education UBC-O and UBC-V

September 28, 2017 | Please join Dean Blye Frank for a BEd student conversation concerning the possibility of a merger of the Faculty of Education Okanagan and the Faculty of Education Vancouver to the Faculty of Education UBC. More


Workspace Information Session

September 28, 2017 | UBC IT will be holding a Workspace information session for users to ask questions and review some of the new changes implemented in the latest version of Workspace. More


Conversations with the Dean for Graduate Students: Possible Merger of the Faculty of Education UBC-O and UBC-V

September 28, 2017 | Please join Dean Blye Frank for a graduate student conversation concerning the possibility of a merger of the Faculty of Education Okanagan and the Faculty of Education Vancouver to the Faculty of Education UBC. More


University Responsibilities, Values, and Value: $cholarship in the Age of Plenty

September 29, 2017 | This seminar by Drs. Kirk Madison & Barbara Weber is part of the 2017–2018 EDCP seminar series. More


Strategies for developing a sustainable learning society: An analysis of lifelong learning in Thailand

September 29, 2017 | Video seminar with Dr. Suwithida Charungkaittikul on her policy and advocacy work to build a sustainable lifelong learning culture in Thailand. More


Stadium Neighbourhood Public Consultation

September 30, October 3 & 5, 2017 | Share your insights on living, working, studying and playing at UBC as plans get underway for a new neighbourhood in the area around Thunderbird Stadium. More


Third Inter-University Seminar on Educational Research (IUSER)

October 2, 2017 | IUSER 2017: Education in the Arab Region: Struggles & Futures in Deeply-Divided Nation-States. More


Public presentation by Deepak Chopra

October 2, 2017 | Deepak Chopra is an American author, public speaker, and CEO/Founder of FEA, the leading provider of free, non-governmental, intensive English training and personal development in India. More


Tea With the Dean – October 2017

October 3, 2017 | Faculty and staff are invited to join Dean Blye Frank for tea, light refreshments, and conversation. More


2017 Frankly Speaking

October 4, 2017 | Dr. Blye Frank, Dean of the UBC Faculty of Education hosts the 2nd annual FRANKLY SPEAKING event. In the spirit of ideas worth advancing, the theme will be Indigenous Education. More


Information Session | 2017 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters Competition

October 4, 2017 | Learn more about the 2017 UBC Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters competition. More


Teacher Education For All: A Progress Report

October 4, 2017 | Dean Frank, Dr. Mona Gleason, Dr. Kedrick James & Dr. Lori MacIntosh share their perspectives and practices related to SOGI inclusion in education. More


UBC Day of Learning: Japanese Canadian Student Tribute

October 10, 2017 | Join us for a Day of Learning to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Japanese Canadian internment and the 5th anniversary of the UBC Honorary Degree Ceremony for the 76 Japanese Canadian students expelled in 1942. More


Scholarly Smarts in a Time of Open Access and Predatory Publishing

October 17, 2017 | Faculty members are invited to attend this workshop to determine the best publishing outlets for your research. More


2017 HELP Expo: Building Connected Communities

October 25, 2017 | The 2017 HELP Expo focuses on innovative research and interactive practices that draw on systems-level approaches to promote equity in children’s health outcomes within the context of BC. More


Community Engaged Scholarship and the UBC Tenure and Review Process: Lessons Learned

November 1, 2017 | Faculty members are invited to attend this workshop to share their experiences and questions about the T&P process. More


Faculty Rights: A Conversation with Dr. Nancy Langton and Deena Rubuliak

November 17, 2017 | Faculty members are invited to attend this workshop to ask questions and learn more about your rights as a member of the Faculty Association. More


SAVE THE DATE: Heart-Mind Conference 2018

February 23 - 24, 2018 | The Heart-Mind Conference shares practical strategies and translates knowledge about Heart-Mind well-being for educators, parents, health and social workers, sports and recreationleaders, policy makers – all those who teach and care for children and youth. More