Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Teaching kids emotional intelligence could help mental health

Metro U.K. reported on research by Education alumna Dr. Eva Oberle (PhD'13) which found emotional learning programs help teach children skills to succeed and thrive in life. More


Former UBC hoops star takes helm of Camosun women’s team

UBC alumna Caitlin Haggarty (BKIN'08) will become the new head coach of the Camosun College Chargers women’s basketball team, the Times Colonist reported. More


Alumna Heather Cranston Named to Sports Hall of Fame

Faculty of Education alumna and retired teacher Heather Cranston, BEd (Sec)'73, MEd'95, was recently inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame along with teammates from the 1969-70 UBC women's basketball team. More


Roundhouse Radio – Food Security for the Underprivileged in the Summer

Roundhouse Radio's Minelle Mahtani speaks with UBC professor and Uncommon Sense columnist Michelle Stack and food activist Diane Brown about why we ought not forget about food security for the underprivileged in the summer. More


ArtStarts: Meet Our Summer 2017 UBC Practicum Students

A profile of two teacher candidates placed at ArtStarts, a BEd community field experience partner. More


Private schools’ role in offshore inspections raise questions

Educational studies professor Wendy Poole spoke to The Tyee about problems at BC-certified offshore schools. More


What Vancouver was like 150 years ago

The Vancouver Courier interviewed Professor Emerita Jean Barman, a UBC historian, writer and professor, about the history of Vancouver. More


PhDivas: Decolonizing or Indigenizing the University? Interview with Sereana Naepi

PhDivas interviews Sereana Naepi, an Indigenous Pacific Islander, about Education as a discipline unto itself and how she brings Indigenous methodologies into her work on Indigenous women's experiences as higher ed staff. More


Researching and Living with Bipolar Disorder: Crafting Reciprocal Relationships

UBC graduate student Natasha Kolida (MEd HDLC) shares her insights on researching and living with bipolar disorder with KT Encounters. More


Young Indigenous women have success potential, despite stats

The Vancouver Sun highlighted UBC alumna Lisa Tallio, BEd'07, in a story about the potential for success among young Indigenous women. More