News & Stories

July 11, 2016
Kadriye Ercikan Appointed Vice President of Statistical Analysis, Data Analysis, and Psychometric Research at ETS

Dr. Kadriye Ercikan has accepted, effective October 1, the position of Vice President of Statistical Analysis, Data Analysis and Psychometric Research at the Educational Testing Service (ETS).
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June 30, 2016
Janet Jamieson Awarded Ida Research Grant

The Ida Institute has awarded Dr. Janet Jamieson funds to further research regarding Ida tools and person-centered care.
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June 9, 2016
Haagenson Fund ECPS Recipients

Two ECPS faculty have been selected as Haagenson Fund recipients for their cutting-edge digital technologies projects.
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June 7, 2016
Dr. Bill McKee Awarded 2016-2017 John and Doris Andrews Research and Development Award

Dr. William (Bill) McKee has received the John and Doris Andrews Research and Development Grant to support his research in, “Building a healthier school community: Increasing educator mental health.”
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ECPS HSS Seed Grant 2016-2017 Awardees

HSS Seed Grants have been awarded to seven ECPS faculty for 2016-2017!
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May 18, 2016
Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence 2016

Our very own Karen Yan is the recipient of the 2016 Dean's Award for Staff Excellence!
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May 17, 2016
2015-2016 UBC Killam Teaching Prize Winner

Dr. Joseph Lucyshyn is the recipient of the 2015-2016 UBC Killam Teaching Prize!
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May 12, 2016
Dadaab Photo Album: Reflections from Elizabeth Jordan

Through conversation, Professor Jordan reveals the biggest teaching challenge that she faced in Dadaab, and how this significant experience managed to inspire a veteran UBC instructor.
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May 11, 2016
UBC Makes First Rank with the Behaviour Analyst Certification Board in 2015

Every year, the Behaviour Analyst Certification Board publishes a ranked list of the pass rate for the BCBA exam for all of the Universities worldwide. This credential has been offered for at least 4 years and have had at least six people take the BCBA exam in the preceding year. View 2015 Pass Rates  2015 rankings […]
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April 30, 2016
Dr. Rhea Owens for Mental Health Week

ECPS supports CMHA’s mental health awareness week (May 2-8) and interviews our leading expert in positive psychology, Dr. Rhea Owens.
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April 29, 2016
Our Free Counselling Centres

We run two free counselling clinics, one on the UBC Vancouver campus in the Scarfe Building and one at the New Westminster Counselling Centre.
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April 28, 2016
CJSLPA 2015 Editor’s Award Goes To Dr. Pat Mirenda!

April 29, 2016, Dr. Pat Mirenda accepts the CJSLPA Editor's Award at the Speech and Audiology Canada conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
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April 27, 2016
Faculty of Education Graduate Student Research Grant 2015-16 (ECPS Recipients)

Out of 20 grants provided to Faculty of Education students, ECPS students received 11!
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April 20, 2016
2016 SSHRC Insight Grant ECPS Applicant Awardees

Dr. Nancy Perry receives the 2016 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Grant
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April 14, 2016
BC Ministry of Education Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Kadriye Ercikan for receiving $44,000 grant from the BC Ministry of Education for her study: Review of Modernization in Education Around the World.
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