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CIHR Inaugural Foundation Scheme Competition 2015/07/22

Congratulations to the recipients of CIHR’s inaugural Foundation Scheme Competition. More


David F. Robitaille Professorship Recipient 2015/07/16

Congratulations to the recipient of the David F. Robitaille Professorship in Mathematics and Science Education. More


Kinesiology Alumnus Inducted into Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame 2015/07/15

Congratulations to Kinesiology alumnus Pat Onstad on being inducted into the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame Class of 2015. More


LLED Authors Receive Awards

Congratulations to two award-winning LLED authors. More


2015/2016 Projects to Enhance Equity at UBC 2015/07/06

Congratulations to Faculty of Education equity projects. More


Welcome to New Senior Leadership 2015/07/03

Join us in welcoming three new members of the Faculty of Education senior leadership team. More


Lando, Nevison and Spencer Professorship Recipients 2015/07/02

Congratulations to the recipients of the Faculty of Education's Lando, Nevison and Spencer Professorships. More


Change in Senior Leadership 2015/06/19

Dr. Mary Bryson will take up the position as Senior Associate Dean, Administration and Innovation, effective September 1, 2015 for a 10-month term. More


New NITEP Field Centres to Open in 2015 and 2016 2015/06/16

The Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) has announced the hosts of the new NITEP rotating field centres. More


New Leadership in Early Childhood Education 2015/06/15

Dr. Margot Filipenko, Professor of Teaching in the Department of Language and Literacy Education, has agreed to assume the role of Coordinator, Early Childhood Education, beginning July 1, 2015. More


SSHRC Storytellers Contest Winners Announced 2015/06/12

Congratulations to ECPS grad student Simon Lisaingo on being named one of five winning finalists in the SSHRC Storytellers contest. More


Education Alumna Canadian Winner of 2015 Griffin Poetry Prize 2015/06/10

Congratulations to Education alumna Dr. Jane Munro on being named the Canadian winner of the 2015 Griffin Poetry Prize. More


2015 SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grants 2015/06/09

Congratulations to Faculty of Education researchers awarded 2015 SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grants. More


Dr. Jean Barman wins Basil Stuart-Stubbs Book Prize

Congratulations to Dr. Jean Barman on being awarded the third annual Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Book on British Columbia. More


2015 Governor General’s Award for Scholarly Research: Sir John A MacDonald Prize

Congratulations to Dr. Jean Barman on being awarded the 2015 Governor General's History Award for Scholarly Research: Sir John A. Macdonald Prize. More


Appointment of Interim Vice-Provost and AVP Enrolment & Academic Facilities 2015/06/05

Congratulations to Dr. Pam Ratner on her appointment as Interim Vice-Provost and AVP Enrolment and Academic Facilities effective July 1, 2015 for a one year term. More


Dr. Handel Wright Receives Silver Medal for 2014 Ontario Speaker’s Book Award 2015/05/29

Congratulations to Dr. Handel Wright on receiving the silver medal for the 2014 Ontario Speaker's Book Award. More


Winner 2015 Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence

Congratulations to the 2015 winner of the Dean's Award for Staff Excellence. More


Indigenous Education Celebrated at Longhouse Graduation

Fifty-one Aboriginal graduated participated in a celebration held at the UBC First Nations Longhouse on May 23, 2015. More


Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2015 2015/05/26

Congratulations to our Spring 2015 Faculty of Education Graduating Class. More


Dr. Leslie Roman Guest Editor for Discourse 2015/05/19

Dr. Leslie Roman is the guest editor for the April 2015 special issue of Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education. More


Dr. Lynn Miller Receives 2015 APA Mid-Career Award 2015/05/15

Congratulations to Dr. Lynn Miller on receiving the 2015 APA Early-Career and Mid-Career Award. More


2014/2015 Teaching Prizes 2015/05/13

Join us in congratulating the winners of the 2014/2015 teaching prizes. More


Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl receives Distinguished Scholar Award 2015/05/08

Congratulations to Dr. Kimberly Schonert Reichl on receiving the 2015 Joseph E. Zins Distinguished Scholar Award for Outstanding Contributions to Action Research in Social and Emotional Learning. More


Asian Heritage Month 2015 2015/05/05

Celebrate Asian cultures and languages during Asian Heritage Month, May 2015. More


2014-2015 UBC Killam Teaching Prize Winners 2015/05/04

Congratulations to Drs. Kim Zebehazy and Michael Koehle on receiving 2014-2015 UBC Killam Teaching Prizes. More


2015 UBC Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring

Congratulations to Dr. Jo-ann Archibald on receiving a 2015 UBC Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring. More


Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada’s Emerging Research Leaders Initiative Competition 2015/04/24

Congratulations to Dr. Christopher West on his success in the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada’s inaugural Emerging Research Leaders Initiative. More


Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 Update – May 2015 2015/04/17

An update on the progress of Ponderosa Commons Phase 2. More


Distinguished Speaker Event 2015/04/16

BC’s Representative for Children and Youth, Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, spoke at a Faculty of Education Year of Research in Education event on April 14, 2015. More