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Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 Tower “Topped Off” 2014/12/07

Dean Blye Frank and members of the Faculty of Education visited the Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 site on December 12 as the 18th and final floor of the residential tower was "topped off". More


2014 Murray Elliott Award 2014/12/03

Congratulations to Dr. Margaret Early on receiving the 2014 Murray Elliott Award. More


Hampton Fund Research Grant: New Faculty Award Winners 2014/11/30

Congratulations to recent winners of a Hampton Fund Research Grant: New Faculty Award. More


Trustees of the UBC Men’s Basketball Scholarship Endowment honour head coach Kevin Hanson 2014/11/19

KIN alumnus Kevin Hanson has been honoured as the all-time winningest coach in UBC men's basketball history. More


Nominate Greatness 2014/11/18

Nominations for the 2015 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award are now open. More


UBC recognizes 44 Faculty of Education Academic All-Canadians 2014/11/13

Congratulations to the Faculty of Education students recognized at the Academic All-Canadian Breakfast of Champions on November 12th. More


Movember Innovation Challenge Winners Announced 2014/11/05

The “Man/Art/Action” project is one of 15 winners of the Movember Foundation’s Canadian Men’s Health and Wellbeing Innovation Challenge. More


With Hearts & Minds 2014/10/31

Research at UBC's Faculty of Education is helping to mend the hearts & minds of those impacted by trauma. More


MERM Professor Makes Top 10 Publications List 2014/10/28

Congratulations to Dr. Bruno Zumbo, ECPS, on being recognized in the recent list of top 100 authors in the social sciences. More


More Indigenous teachers needed 2014/10/21

After 40 years and more than 370 graduates, UBC's Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) remains as vital as ever. More


The Next Steps for WKTEP

A new video presents the next steps for WKTEP as it moves to a new school-embedded initiative in 2014/2015. More


Dr. Donald Fisher appointed Vice-Principal of Green College 2014/10/20

Green College has announced the appointment of Dr. Donald Fisher to the position of Vice-Principal for a three-year term. More


Education alumni receive Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence 2014/10/15

Congratulations to UBC Faculty of Education alumni Tiffany Poirier (BEd, 2006; MEd, 2012) and Scott Ormiston (BEd, 1982) on receiving the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence. More


2014 United Way BBQ 2014/10/14

Thanks to all who supported the Faculty of Education United Way BBQ fundraiser on October 9. More


Promotions and Tenure 2014 2014/10/02

Congratulations to faculty members who have achieved a promotion in rank, newly granted tenure, or both. More


Faculty of Education launches new video

The Faculty of Education is launching a new video showcasing some of the exciting initiatives that we are committed to now and into the future. More


2014 SSHRC Partnership Development Grant 2014/09/19

Dr. Rita Irwin is recipient of a 2014 SSHRC Partnership Development Grant. More


Appointment – Dr. Theresa Rogers 2014/09/16

Dr. Theresa Rogers has been appointed Associate Dean, Faculty and Program Development in the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. More


Announcement – Dr. Ratner & Dr. Sork Appointments 2014/08/18

Dean Blye Frank has announced upcoming changes in the organizational structure of the Dean’s Office. More


2014 HSS Research Dissemination Grant Awardees 2014/08/13

Congratulations to Faculty of Education researchers awarded 2014 HSS Research Dissemination Grants. More


2014 CIHR Open Operating Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Tania Lam on receiving a 2014 CIHR Open Operating Grant. More


2014 Spencer Foundation Convening Grant 2014/08/12

Congratulations to Dr. Claudia Ruitenberg, EDST, on receiving a 2014 Spencer Foundation Convening Grant. More


Ponderosa Commons – July 2014 Update 2014/07/30

Construction is progressing on the Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 site. More


Dr. Norman Amundson Receives the NCDA Eminent Career Award 2014/07/14

Congratulations to Dr. Norman Amundson on receiving the NCDA's highest honour. More


UBC Brings Teacher Education to Refugees in Dadaab, Kenya 2014/07/11

UBC's Faculty of Education is launching an ambitious secondary teacher education diploma program at Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya in August 2014. More


Johns takes on full-time coaching position with UBC swim team

Kinesiology alumnus Brian Johns has been appointed full-time assistant swimming coach. More


The African Storybook Summit at the University of British Columbia 2014/07/09

The African Storybook Project draws on advances in digital technology to promote the multilingual literacy of African children, in both the mother tongue and English. More


UBC Okanagan’s Faculty of Education celebrates 25 years 2014/07/08

UBC Okanagan's Faculty of Education will celebrate 25 years of providing teacher education in the Okanagan this year. More


Finance Director Announcement 2014/07/07

Clara Ng has been appointed Finance Director for UBC Vancouver's Faculty of Education. More


CST Inspired Learning Grant 2014/06/30

Dr. Susan Gerofsky's PLAYbook project has been awarded a CST Inspired Learning grant. More