News

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(To be published on Oct 30) LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Victoria Surtees 2019/10/30

In this episode of the Scholarship Stories, we chat with Dr. Victoria Surtees, Lecturer in the TESL certificate program and the B.Ed. program in LLED. More


(To be published on Oct 23) LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Ling Shi 2019/10/23

For this next episode of Scholarship Stories, we discuss topics related to TESL and second language writing with Professor Dr. Ling Shi. More


(To be published on Oct 16) LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Anthony Paré 2019/10/16

For the next Scholarship Stories video interview, we sit down with Dr. Anthony Paré, Professor and previous Head of LLED. More


LLED Research Seminar Series: Cognitive Retroactive Transfer of Language Skills among Bilingual Readers 2019/10/10

Please join us for this public talk by Dr. Salim Abu Rabia, Professor at the University of Haifa, Israel. Everyone is welcome, no need to RSVP. More


LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Leah Macfadyen

In our next video interview, we sit down with Dr. Leah Macfadyen, Instructor and Associate Director in the MET Program. More


Congratulations to Dr. Monique Bournot-Trites on receiving the Knight’s title in the Order of the Academic Palms from the French Republic

We’re excited to announce that Dr. Monique Bournot-Trites has received the Knight’s title in the Order of the Academic Palms from the French Republic! More


Navigating Linguistic and Culturally Diverse Classrooms: A Multimodal Journey

On Saturday, October 5, LLED presented a panel at the V Encontro Paraibano de Professores de Inglês in Brazil. More


Recent LLED Graduate Tetsuro Shigematsu is One of the Finalists for the 2019 Governor General’s Literary Award for Drama 2019/10/07

Recent LLED graduate Tetsuro Shigematsu is one of the finalists for the 2019 Governor General’s Literary Award for drama. More


LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Derek Gladwin 2019/10/02

In the next episode of Scholarship Stories, we meet with Dr. Derek Gladwin, Assistant Professor in LLED. More


2019-2020 Graduate Student Endowed Awards

The ORE is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2019-2020 Graduate Student Endowed Awards. More


LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Patsy Duff 2019/09/25

For the 4th episode of the Scholarship Stories, we invited Dr. Patricia (Patsy) Duff, Associate Dean, Research, and Professor in LLED. More


New at UBC Education Library 2019/09/20

Updates and Announcements for 2019/2020 from UBC Education Library More


Scholarship Stories: Dr. Kedrick James 2019/09/18

In episode 3 of the Scholarship Stories, we sit down with Dr. Kedrick James, Senior Instructor, Deputy Department Head and Director of the DLC. More


Public Humanities Hub Launch – Call for Slideshow Submissions 2019/09/16

For the official launch of the Public Humanities Hub (PHH) in October, celebrating recent works by members of UBC's faculty in the humanities. More


LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. Ryuko Kubota 2019/09/12

For the second episode of the Scholarship Stories series we are happy to introduce Professor Dr. Ryuko Kubota. More


Vanessa Andreotti elected to Royal Society of Canada

Congratulations to Vanessa Andreotti who was recently elected to Royal Society of Canada as a member of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scien More


UBC Scholarly Publication Fund 2019/09/10

Pilot funding to assist with the costs of book or journal publishing in Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)-aligned fields. More


SSHRC+CIHR+NSERC Healthy Cities Research Training Platform 2019/09/09

Develop a interdisciplinary, cross-sectoral training initiative that will generate cutting-edge knowledge & build capacity for implementation science More


SSHRC Connection Grants 2019/09/04

Connection Grants support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives. More


Wall Scholars Research Award

Support for full-time UBC faculty to spend one year in residence at the Peter Wall Institute, in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment More


UBC Partnership Recognition Fund

Access University funds to help fill small community partner resource gaps and acknowledge the contributions that community partners make to UBC. More


CIHR Project Grant Application Supports at UBC

UBC central CIHR Project Grant application supports are available through SPARC. More


LLED Scholarship Stories: Dr. George Belliveau

We are excited to share with you the first installment of the LLED Scholarship Stories, featuring Dr. George Belliveau, Professor and Department Head. More


Monica Shank, Rachel Horst and Simangele Mabena receive the Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Award

Congratulations to Monica Shank and Rachel Horst on receiving the SSHRC CGSD (Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral) Award! More


Joint Initiative for Digital Citizen Research (IDCR) 2019/08/12

Funds to support research that inform the impacts of online disinformation in Canada in order to better inform programs and policies More


SSHRC’s Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative

Funds to support the research community’s development, adoption and dissemination of research data management standards, practices, tools and skills. More


UBC Hampton Established Scholar Grant 2019/08/06

Internal UBC funds to assist Associate and Full Professors in securing SSHRC funding. More


Staff Wellness Afternoon – Recap & Photos 2019/08/02

The second annual Faculty of Education Staff Wellness Afternoon successfully took place on July 25, 2019! Read the recap and view photos from the day. More


Call for Nominations: 2019 Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program 2019/08/01

Call for Nominations for 2019 Murray Elliott Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Teacher Education Program is open! More


SPARC’s SSHRC Partnership Development Grants Internal Peer Review Service 2019/07/23

SPARC pairs faculty reviewers with applicants to provide applicants with feedback to strengthen their SSHRC Partnership Development Grant applications More