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2013-2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards 2014/04/14

Congratulations to the winners of the Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award and the Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award for 2013-2014. More


2014 Alumni Teacher Award 2014/04/11

Dean Blye Frank is pleased to announce that Scott Ormiston and Cheryl Sebastian have been named co-winners of the 2014 UBC Faculty of Education Alumni Teacher Award. More


2013-2014 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations to Ron Darvin, masters candidate in LLED, on being awarded one of the 2013-2014 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships. More


Klara Abdi Among Top 25 SSHRC Storytellers 2014/04/01

Congratulations to Klara Abdi, LLED PhD candidate, on being named one of the Top 25 finalists in the 2014 Research for a Better Life: The Storytellers challenge. More


In Memoriam: Roshan Thomas 2014/03/27

Condolences to the family of Roshan Thomas, one of two Canadians killed by Taliban extremists on March 21, 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan. More


2014 AERA Division G Award Winners 2014/03/25

Congratulations to Ee-Seul Yoon, EDST, on receiving the 2014 AERA Division G Distinguished Dissertation Award. More


Kadriye Ercikan elected Vice President AERA Division D 2014/03/24

Congratulations on being elected to represent one of the largest Divisions in the AERA. More


African Storybook Project 2014/03/20

Dr. Bonny Norton, LLED, is the research advisor for this new digital storytelling project which promotes literacy and preserves local folklore in Africa. More


2013-2014 Faculty of Education Graduate Student Research Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013-2014 Faculty of Education Graduate Student Research Grant. More


Tower Crane at Ponderosa Commons 2 2014/03/19

In preparation for the next stage of construction on the Ponderosa Commons Phase 2 site, the first of two tower cranes was erected on Monday, March 31st. More


Kinesiology student named Sport BC University Athlete of the Year 2014/03/17

Congratulations to Shanice Marcelle on being named University Athlete of the Year. More


Mathematics, Weaving, Storywork and Drawing 2014/03/12

The 4th Aboriginal Math Symposium was held Friday, March 7, 2014 at the UBC First Nations Longhouse, bringing together participants from all across the province. More


36th Annual UBC Physics Olympics 2014/03/11

On Saturday, March 8th, 2014, more than 400 students and 50 physics teachers enthusiastically arrived at the UBC Vancouver campus from all over BC to compete for medals in 6 science events. More


The Historical Thinking Project, 2006-2014 2014/03/07

This featured article by Peter Seixas, EDCP, reviews the accomplishments of the Historical Thinking Project over the past eight years. More


Alumna Receives 2014 Influential Women in Business Award

Congratulations to UBC Faculty of Education alumna Barbara Dunfield, BEd '80, who was recognized by Business in Vancouver at its 2014 Influential Women in Business Award on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. More


Kinesiology student named CIS player of the year

Kinesiology student Lisa Barclay keeps MVP award in the UBC family. More


Dadaab Project Donation 2014/03/04

UBC's Faculty of Education acknowledged the donation by Worth Publishers of 200 copies of their textbook, 'The Development of Children', to the Secondary Teacher Education Program in the Dadaab Refugee Camp, Kenya. More


Clare Drake honoured by Hockey Canada

Clare Drake, BPE graduate receives the 2014 Order of Hockey in Canada. More


Changing Campus Culture 2014/02/24

A task force has released recommendations to address gender-violence and aboriginal stereotypes. Provide your input until March 5. More


UBC’s International Baccalaureate Educator Stream 2014/02/18

The Faculty of Education offers Canada’s only International Baccalaureate (IB) teacher education program. More


Lynn Miller Co-Investigator on $911,632 CIHR Operating Grant 2014/02/17

Congratulations to Dr. Lynn Miller, ECPS, co-investigator on the project, “Neural Correlates in Childhood-onset Obsessive Compulsive Disorder”. More


CAFCE Accredited UBC Kinesiology Co-op Program

Congratulations to the Kinesiology Co-op Program, which has received accreditation from CAFCE. More


February is Black History Month 2014/02/06

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month. More


Brian Wilson Receives 2013 UBC Killam Research Fellowship 2014/02/03

Brian Wilson, professor, School of Kinesiology, is among the recipients of the 2013 UBC Faculty Research Awards. More


Ponderosa Commons 2 Under Construction 2014/01/31

Excavation for Ponderosa Commons 2, which will house the highly anticipated Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons, is now underway. More


An Interview With Sir John Daniel 2014/01/24

An interview with Sir John Daniel conducted by Don Fisher previous to Sir John's talk, "Higher Education doesn't do Revolutions!", on January 15, 2014. More


External Advisory Board to the Dean 2014/01/22

Dean Frank hosted the first meeting of the newly constituted External Advisory Board to the Dean on the evening of January 16, 2014 at Sage Bistro. More


Passing of Joe Becker, Musqueam Artist 2014/01/20

Joe Becker, a Musqueam artist who led the Direction 7 carving team for the Faculty of Education's 50th Anniversary legacy project, passed away on Jan. 9, 2014. More


Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2014/01/15

Take action and learn more about sexual assault by attending an event this January. More


Art Gift for Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons 2014/01/13

The Faculty of Education is pleased to announce the first gift-in-kind artwork to be hung in the new Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons. More