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Reconciliation through Indigenous Education MOOC starts April 1 2019/03/11

Join this 6-week MOOC developed by Dr. Jan Hare to enhance your understanding and knowledge of practices that advance reconciliation. More


2018-2019 Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies

Patricia Liu Baergen has won the 2018-2019 Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies. More


UBC Education Library News 2019/03/07

UBC Education Library's new branch supervisor, our expanded opening hours, upcoming workshops and new online resources. More


Congratulations to Dr. Annette Henry on Receiving the 2019 Achievement Award in Education & Leadership 2019/02/25

Dr. Annette Henry was one of five educators who received the 2019 Achievement Award on Feb 24th. More


National Report on French Supply and Demand in Canada Launched 2019/02/22

Commissioner of Official Languages' launch of national report on French teacher supply and demand in Canada.   More


Mental Health Literacy Core Trainer Institute

Educators from 23 school districts around British Columbia participated in a three-day institute to prepare them as Mental Health Literacy trainers. More


Polar Knowledge Canada – Call for Funding Applications 2020-2023 2019/02/21

Polar Knowledge Canada launches Call for Funding Applications 2020-2023 More


Applications open: 2019 Innovation to Commercialization Competition

Applications are now open for the 2019 Innovation to Commercialization (I2C) competition. The letter of intent deadline is March 14th, 2019 More


Call For Nominations For ABCDE Awards 2019/02/11

The Association of British Columbia (ABCDE) Deans of Education will honour two individuals at the annual Teacher Education Roundtable Conference. More


Dr. Amy Metcalfe Awarded UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship 2019/02/08

Congratulations to Dr. Amy Metcalfe (EDST), who has received one of ten Killam Faculty Research Awards awarded across UBC for 2019. More


Dr. Nancy Perry Appointed as the Dorothy Lam Chair in Special Education

Congratulations to Dr. Nancy Perry, Professor in ECPS, for her appointment as the Dorothy Lam Chair in Special Education for a five-year term. More


Dr. Daniel Cox Appointed as the Myrne B. Nevison Professor in Counselling Psychology 2019/02/07

Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Cox, Associate Professor in ECPS, for his appointment as the Myrne B. Nevison Professor in Counselling Psychology. More


Innovative Projects Fund Application

Applications for 2019 AMS Innovative Projects Fund - Deadline February 22nd, 2019 More


WorksafeBC Research Training Awards

WorksafeBC Research Training Awards for the development of occupational health and safety research among master's and doctoral students. More


15th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability 2019/02/01

On Sustainability Conference: From Pedagogies for Sustainability to Transformative Social Change, UBC Robson Square, Jan 17-19, 2019 More


MET-hosted lecture: Quality Education and the Role of Digital Technology in Nepal 2019/01/28

This talk was co-sponsored with the UBC Himalaya Program, the UBC Centre for India & South Asia Research(CISAR), the Department of Language and Litera More


Master of Educational Technology (MET) – Apply by February 15!

The online Master of Educational Technology (MET) now has a third annual intake in May! Apply by February 15 for a May 2019 start date. More


UBC Education Library News: BrowZine and LOCR 2019/01/18

Information about our featured resource, BrowZine as well details about UBC Library online course reserves (LOCR). More


UBC Deadlines SSHRC Insight Development Grants

Institutional (Faculty and UBC) deadlines for the 2019 SSHRC Insight Development Grants. More


Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards 2019/01/17

In recognition of the valuable role that teaching assistants play, the University annually awards teaching prizes to UBC Teaching Assistants. More


Trudeau Fellowships

Trudeau Foundation Fellowships - applications due by February 22nd, 2019 More


SSHRC Impact Awards

SSHRC Impact Awards - Nominations due to VPRI February 5th, 2019 More


CUFA BC Distinguished Academics Awards

Nominations for CUFA BC Distinguished Academics Awards open until February 1, 2019 More


Nominate Someone for the Order of Canada

To nominate someone for the Order of Canada, please see the the link provided. Nomination is ongoing. More


2018-2019 Graduate Student Endowed Awards Winners Announced

The ORE is pleased to announce the graduate student award winners in the 2018-2019 Graduate Student Endowed Awards competition. More


Congratulations Dr. Hindmarch on being appointed to the Order of Canada 2019/01/10

Please join the Faculty of Education in congratulating Dr. Robert Hindmarch, on being appointed to the Order of Canada.  More


Ted T. Aoki Prize for Outstanding Dissertation in Curriculum Studies 2019/01/08

All Faculty of Education PhD supervisors are invited to nominate one of their Winter 2018 PhD graduates whose work resides in the field of curriculum. More


The Governor General’s Gold Medal

Awards are given to the two students who have achieved the best academic record as a Doctoral student and as a Master’s student completing a thesis. More