Posts Tagged ‘Faculty of Education’

Get the inside story on what goes on in UBC’s labs and classrooms at Celebrate Research 2014

February 28, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , ,

UBC researchers are ready to engage with the community during Celebrate Research week, March 3-7.

If UBC’s walls could talk, what would they say?


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$1.2-million gift helps UBC educators promote mindfulness

November 5, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Ulco Visser

Donation helps Faculty of Education at Okanagan campus launch new program.


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New program mixes English language skills with academic studies

September 25, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , ,

Leah Sanford, manager of International Programs and Services at UBC’s Okanagan campus, and English Foundation Program (EFP) student Nobuyoshi Torigoe work together to plan another successful academic year for Torigoe.

Pilot program proves successful, 100 students register for intake.


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Faculty of Education: What’s new for 2013-2014

August 23, 2013 | Filed under: News Features | Tags: ,

Ben Louis, a master of education student, with Vicki Green, associate professor of education.

Faculty research, intimate learning environments, close ties and new programs.


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What really matters in education?

August 1, 2013 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Joseph Dunne

Distinguished visiting scholar discusses the value of teaching in a changing world.


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Students awarded medals as heads of graduating class

June 7, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Ten students are being recognized with gold medals for being at the top of their graduating class at UBC’s Okanagan campus convocation.


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UBC faculty members, tutors recognized for dedication to students

May 7, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Deborah Buszard, John Wagner, Ilya Parkins, Wesley Pue and Cynthia Mathieson

Teaching awards presented to those who make a difference.


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Education workshops examine needs of anxious and sensitive children

May 7, 2013 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Vanessa Lapointe

Vanessa Lapointe is described as a dynamic speaker who has presented to a wide range of professionals and parents throughout Canada. Her research areas of interest include holistic approaches to the assessment of children in foster care through her work with children, parents and various provincial organizations.


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UBC's Okanagan campus shares research endeavors with the world

February 28, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

John Janmaat

Full week of activities highlights students, faculties and projects that matter.


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Four faculties share quarters in green, high-tech home at UBC

January 31, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , ,

Unveiling the new dedication plaque at UBC’s Engineering, Management and Education building official opening ceremony were, from left: Roger Sugden, dean, Faculty of Management; Deborah Buszard, principal and deputy vice chancellor, Okanagan campus; Ben Stewart, BC minister of Citizens’ Services and Open Government, Curtis Tse, student, Faculty of Management; Stephen Toope, president, UBC; Lynn Bosetti, dean, Faculty of Education; and Spiro Yannacopoulos, associate dean and director, School of Engineering.

Official opening for Engineering, Management and Education (EME) building


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