12-Nov-2013

In this newsletter:

  • Fall Retreat – November 22
  • Faculty Farewell to Miles – November 22
  • MacLauchlan Prizes for Effective Writing Celebration – November 15
  • Graduate Research on Tap:  Foxes and Social Media
  • New Issue of Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire del’éducation
  • Call for Papers
  • Positions

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FALL RETREAT – NOVEMBER 22

The Faculty of Education annual Fall Retreat will be held on Friday, 22-Nov-2013, from 10am-3pm.  Further details will be available soon.  Please reserve this date in your calendars!

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FACULTY FAREWELL TO MILES – NOVEMBER 22

Just a reminder that a farewell event for Miles will be hosted at Sandy & Fiona’s home on MacMillan Point Road on Friday, 22-Nov-2013, at 4:30pm following the Fall retreat.  A pot luck list will be circulated soon!  Come help us celebrate Miles and send him off in style!

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MACLAUCHLAN PRIZES FOR EFFECTIVE WRITING CELEBRATION – NOVEMBER 15

Dr. Christian Lacroix, Vice-President Academic (interim), cordially invites you to attend the MacLauchlan Prizes for Effective Writing Celebration  at 3:00 pm on 15-Nov-2013 in Schurman Market Square, Don and Marion McDougall Hall.

Please join members of the MacLauchlan family; guest speaker, Miranda Hill; and the UPEI community to celebrate the achievements of UPEI students, staff, and faculty.

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GRADUATE RESEARCH ON TAP:  FOXES AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Education PhD student, Bonnie Stewart, is among the guest speakers as the first ever Graduate Research on Tap on Tuesday, 19-Nov-2013 at 7 pm in the Wave in the W.A. Murphy Student Centre.

The first of two discussions will be led by Hailey Lambe, a masters of biology student and research assistant with the PEI Urban Fox Research Project. Her talk is titled: The Trials and Tribulations of Tracking Red Foxes in the City.

Bonnie will lead the second discussion of the evening, entitled The Rules of Engagement: When Scholars Meet Social Media.

Graduate Research on Tap is a series of public discussions with UPEI graduate student researchers. Presented by the UPEI Student Union, the UPEI Graduate Student Association, and the Vice-President Research and Graduate Studies.

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NEW ISSUE OF HISTORICAL STUDIES IN EDUCATION/REVUE D’HISTOIRE DEL’ÉDUCATION

The Fall 2013 issue of Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation has now been published. HSE/RHÉ, published by the Faculty of Education for the Canadian History of Education Association, is Canada’s only scholarly, bilingual, history of education periodical. It is an open-access journal available at no cost at the site in the link above. Please explore the current issue and circulate this notice to those whom you think would be interested.

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CALL FOR PAPERS

CREATIVE EDUCATION

Manuscripts are being solicited for Creative Education (CE, ISSN: 2151-4771), an open-access and high-impact journal focused on the latest advancement of creative education. If you have unpublished papers in hand and have the idea of making our journal a vehicle for your research interests, please feel free to submit your manuscripts to this journal through the Paper Submission System or send them by email to us.

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POSITIONS

UNIVERSITY OF REGINA:  TENURE-TRACK POSITION – ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, MATHEMATICS EDUCATION

The Faculty of Education, University of Regina is inviting applications for a Full-time, Tenure-Track Position appointment beginning 01-Jul-2014.

The Faculty of Education seeks an individual who can contribute to the Mathematics Education subject area, ideally with a focus in secondary mathematics.  Qualifications and details of the position can be found in the attached job ad.  Applicants should apply by 10-Jan-2014.

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