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Dr. Guofang Li Receives 2016 AERA Mid-Career Award 2016/02/02

Congratulations to Dr. Guofang Li, LLED, on receiving the 2016 Mid-career Award from AERA’s Second Language Research (SLR) Special Interest Group. More


2015 Faculty of Education Endowed Award Winners 2016/01/12

Congratulations to our graduate student award winners in the 2015 Faculty of Education Graduate Student Endowed Awards Competition. More


Call for Nominations: 2015-16 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards

Please consider nominating an exceptional Graduate Teaching Assistant who acts or has acted in this position during the current and/or preceding academic year. More


Call for Nominations: Killam Faculty Teaching Prize 2015-16 2015/12/03

The deadline for nominations for the 2015-16 Killam Faculty Teaching Prize is February 26, 2016. More


Call for Nominations: 2016 CUFA BC Distinguished Academic Awards

The nomination deadline for the CUFA BC 2016 Distinguished Academics Awards is January 29, 2016. More


Dr. Jan Hare Receives 2015 Murray Elliott Award 2015/12/02

Congratulations to Dr. Jan Hare on receiving the 2015 Murray Elliott Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program. More


Call for Nominations: 2015-16 Sessional and Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize

Deadline for nominations for the 2015-16 Sessional & Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize to Department Head/Director is Feb. 12, 2016. More


ALGC Program Receives Excellence in e-Learning Award

Congratulations to Dr. Garnet Grosjean and the ALGC program on receiving an Excellence in e-Learning Award. More


Dr. Amy Metcalfe Receives 2015 UBC Hampton Established Scholar Award 2015/11/30

Congratulations to Dr. Amy Metcalfe, EDST, on receiving a 2015 Hampton Established Scholar Award. More


10th Annual Walkabout Challenge

Join us for the 10th annual Walkabout 9 week health & wellbeing challenge, January 18 – March 20, 2016. More


Dr. Sam Rocha Receives 2015 AESA Critics’ Choice Book Award

Congratulations to Dr. Sam Rocha on receiving the 2015 AESA Critics' Choice Book Award. More


2015 Hampton New Faculty Award 2015/11/23

Congratulations to five Faculty of Education faculty members on receiving 2015 UBC Hampton New Faculty Awards. More


2015 School of Kinesiology Annual Awards Night 2015/11/20

Congratulations to everyone recognized at the School of Kinesiology Annual Awards Night on November 19, 2015. More


UBC recognizes 46 Faculty of Education 2015 Academic All-Canadians 2015/11/19

Student-athletes from the Faculty of Education's School of Kinesiology were honoured at the Academic All-Canadian Breakfast of Champions on November 18, 2015. More


Education Among Vancouver’s 50 Most Powerful 2015/11/18

Congratulations to our Faculty of Education community honoured in Vancouver Magazine's 15th annual ranking of "The 50 most powerful people in Vancouver." More


Veterans Transition Network performs for Prince Henry of Wales 2015/11/17

In November, the Veterans Transition Network (VTN), was showcased at the Canadian High Commission, where they were visited by Prince Harry on Remembrance Day. More


Congratulations to UBC Faculty of Education Alumnus Prime Minister Justin Trudeau 2015/10/30

The Faculty of Education proudly welcomes Canada's 23rd Prime Minister, and UBC Alumnus. More


Dr. Pat Mirenda Receives BCASLPA Distinguished Service Award 2015/10/28

Congratulations to Dr. Pat Mirenda on receiving a BCASLPA Distinguished Service Award. More


Education Doctoral Students Join Pilot Public Scholars Initiative 2015/10/26

Three Faculty of Education doctoral candidates are taking part in the UBC Public Scholars Initiative (PSI). More


2015 Burt Award for First Nations, Metis and Inuit Literature 2015/10/23

On October 22, 2015, the Faculty of Education and Indigenous Education Institute of Canada hosted awards ceremony for the 2015 Burt Award for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Literature. More


2015 Education Endowed Awards Application Deadline

Upcoming deadline for Faculty of Education graduate endowed scholarships - 4pm on November 13, 2015. More


2015 Spencer Foundation Small Research Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Mona Gleason on receiving a 2015 Spencer Foundation Small Research Grant. More


Inaugural Janusz Korczak Association of Canada Graduate Scholarship in Children’s Rights and Canadian Indigenous Education 2015/10/09

The inaugural Janusz Korczak Association of Canada Graduate Scholarship in Children’s Rights and Canadian Indigenous Education was presented on September 29, 2015. More


UBC Celebrates 100 Years of Learning, Research and Community Engagement 2015/10/01

September 30, 2015 marked the launch of UBC's Centennial year. More


WKTEP Learning Centre Grand Opening 2015/09/29

The new location of our West Kootenay Teacher Education Program (WKTEP) officially opened on September 24, 2015. More


2015 Promotions & Tenure 2015/09/24

Congratulations to our faculty members receiving promotions and tenure in 2015. More


Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl New Director of HELP 2015/09/23

Congratulations to Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl on being appointed the new Director of the Human Early Learning Partnership. More


Call for Nominations: Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program 2015/09/14

Nominations are now open for the Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program. More


Welcome Back – Fall 2015 2015/09/08

Dean Blye Frank extends best wishes for an exciting and rewarding 2015-2016 academic year. More


Announcing the Year of Alumni and Education’s 100 2015/09/02

Join the Faculty of Education in celebrating the Year of Alumni and Education’s 100, September 2015 - August 2016. More