April 19, 2023
A version of this story first appeared on the Okanagan School of Education website.
We are excited to share that Dr. Peter Arthur—a Professor of Teaching and Director, Professional Programs & Summer Institute in Education at the Okanagan School of Education—has received a 2023 Killam Teaching Prize.
As one of six Killam institutions, UBC offers yearly awards from the Killam Endowment Fund to faculty and teaching assistants who demonstrate excellence in teaching. The Killam Teaching Prize is awarded annually to faculty nominated by students, colleagues and alumni in recognition of excellence in teaching.
Dr. Peter Arthur has been a leader in the teaching community since the inception of UBC’s Okanagan campus. An internationally recognized scholar of teaching and learning in higher education, Dr. Arthur has impacted the lives of countless students and educators through his educational leadership as the Founding Director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning, and his caring and compassionate approach in the classroom.
Teaching Excellence Celebration
The Okanagan campus is hosting a celebration to recognize the achievements of UBC Okanagan teachers and mentors and to celebrate the Okanagan community of teaching excellence.
To RSVP, please contact email@example.com
Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Time: 4 to 6 pm | Award presentation followed by a reception
Location: UBC Ballroom | UNC 200
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