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Indigenous Education Newsletter 2017/01/27

Check out the Indigenous Education Newsletter for the latest news, information, research and events from the Faculty of Education's Office of Indigenous Education. More


Looking for Professional Development Opportunities in Teaching, Learning, and Research?

Sign up for PDCE's newsletter for monthly updates on innovative and accessible professional development opportunities in teaching, learning, and research. More


Congratulations | Dr. Leslie Roman & Team Receive UBC Catalyzing Research Clusters Grant

Dr. Leslie Roman (EDST) and her team have been awarded a UBC Grant for Catalyzing Research Clusters: Performing & Creative Arts. More


Congratulations | Dr. George Belliveau Receives UBC Catalyzing Research Clusters Grant

Dr. George Belliveau (LLED) has been awarded a UBC Grant for Catalyzing Research Clusters: Performing & Creative Arts worth $45,000. More


Reconciliation through Indigenous Education MOOC 2017/01/24

The Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education launches today, January 24, 2017! Apply now to get the full course experience. More


NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards 2017/01/23

Faculty members with eligible active NSERC research grants may apply for the NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) program. More


Wear Orange on January 25 for UBC Suicide Awareness Day

UBC’s Suicide Awareness Day is January 25, 2017. Each year, this day is held to bring awareness to the UBC campus community regarding suicide prevention by educating students, staff and faculty on the resources available to them on campus. More


Call for Nominations | 2016/17 Student Development Awards

The deadline for nominations for the 2016/17 Student Development Awards, recognizing exceptional contributions and significant improvements to the student experience and learning environment at UBC, is February 17, 2017. More


UBC Find a Supervisor Tool

Check out the UBC Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS) new recruitment platform which includes a supervisor profile for faculty members. More


Deadlines & Steps: 2017 SSHRC Insight Development Grants

A reminder of upcoming institutional deadlines for the SSHRC 2017 Insight Development Grants. More


Orientation to Learning Technologies – Recap

Thank you for coming out to our Orientation to Learning Technologies this term! Recap photos are up on the ETS website. More


Introducing Dr. Jonathan Weiss, 2017 UBC Summer Scholar

2017 Faculty of Education Summer Scholar welcomes Dr. Jonathan Weiss from York University. More


Congratulations | Dr. Rachel Weber Receives Mitacs Grant 2017/01/20

Congratulations to Dr. Rachel Weber on being awarded a $30,000 Mitacs Accelerate grant to support her research project. More


Call for Proposals | Re-animating & Re-searching: Mobilizing Knowledge in Education 2017/01/18

The deadline for proposals for the LLED Graduate Research Conference: Re-animating & Re-searching: Mobilizing Knowledge in Education is February 27, 2017. More


2017 Yidan Prize for Education Research and Yidan Prize for Education Development 2017/01/16

UBC has been identified as a Nominating Organization for the Yidan Prize for Education Research and Yidan Prize for Education Development. The deadline for UBC internal adjudication is March 1, 2017. More


In Memoriam | Glen Thomas Dixon

The Faculty of Education is sad to announce the passing of Dr. Glen Dixon, Associate Professor Emeritus of Curriculum Studies, on December 7, 2016. More


In Memoriam | Alex Mcleod

It is with great sadness that the Faculty of Education announces the passing of Dr. Alex McLeod (BEdE ’67, MEd ‘77), Senior Instructor Emeritus of Visual and Performing Arts in Education on January 4, 2017. More


In Memoriam | Ann Lukasevich

The Faculty of Education sadly announces the death of Ann Lukasevich, Professor Emerita, on December 15, 2016 in Windsor, Ontario. More


Call for Submissions: Innovation Snapshots

Share your Faculty of Education innovation story with UBC Communications, to be shared on central web and social media channels from February through May 2017. More


Call for Proposals | UBC Equity Enhancement Fund

The deadline for applications to the UBC Equity Enhancement Fund, supporting community-based initiatives that enhance equity, diversity, inclusion, and intercultural understanding across UBC, is February 28, 2017. More


Congratulations | Dr. Vanessa Andreotti Receives Mitacs Accelerate Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Vanessa Andreotti on being awarded a Mitacs Accelerate grant to support her research. More


Call for Volunteers | Wild About Vancouver

The Wild About Vancouver Outdoor Education Festival is looking for volunteers for the third annual event happening on April 22-30, 2017. More


Call for Nominations | 2017 SSHRC Impact Awards

Nominate an outstanding colleague for the 2017 SSHRC Impact Awards. UBC preliminary selection deadline is February 13, 2017. More


Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education MOOC 2017/01/13

The Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education MOOC will be available once again beginning January 24th, 2017. More


Call for Nominations | 2016/17 Sessional & Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize 2017/01/12

Deadline for nominations for the annual Sessional & Lecturer Faculty Teaching Prize is February 10, 2017. More


Call for Nominations | 2016-17 Killam Faculty Teaching Prize 2017/01/10

Deadline for nominations for the annual Killam Faculty Teaching Prize is February 10, 2017. More


Call for Nominations | 2016/17 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards 2017/01/09

Deadline for nominations for the annual Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards is Friday, March 3, 2017. More


Call for Proposals | Investigating Our Practices

The Call for Proposals for the 20th Annual Investigating Our Practices (IOP) conference is now open. The deadline extended to 12 noon, Tuesday, February 28, 2017. More


Faculty hosts town hall in light of US presidential election; issues statement of values 2016/12/15

More than 20 students and faculty members gathered November 22, 2016 at Ponderosa Commons to express concerns about US Presidential-elect Donald Trump. More


UBC’s School of Kinesiology #1 in Canada, #16 globally in Shanghai Ranking 2016/12/09

UBC’s School of Kinesiology ranked #1 in Canada and #16 in the world in the Shanghai Ranking of World Universities’ Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2016. More