News & Stories

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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April 4, 2016
ECPS Grad Student Joins Top 25 Finalists at the 2016 SSHRC Storyteller’s Challenge

ECPS Grad Student, Tara Rodas, lands top 25 finalists in the 2016 SSHRC Storytellers Challenge!
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April 1, 2016
An Update on the National Autism Project for #worldautismawarenessday

Last July, we reported that the Pathways in Autism Spectrum Disorder Project was entering phase III. For Autism Awareness Day (April 2nd), We reached out to Dr. Pat Mirenda for an update on this significant study.
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February 22, 2016
Dr. Richard Young awarded residency through the Marbach Residence Program

Congratulations to Dr. Richard Young (ECPS) for being awarded a residency at Marbach Castle in Germany.
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February 17, 2016
Refugee Children Face Unique Educational Challenges

UBC media release from February 16, 2016.
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February 3, 2016
2015 UBC Killam Research Prize Awarded to Dr. Shelley Hymel

UBC Killam Research Prizes recognize outstanding research and scholarly contributions from both junior and senior scholars.
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January 14, 2016
Indian Council of Cultural Relationships Senior Research Fellowship Awardee, Dr. Robinder Bedi

Dr. Bedi has been awarded a fellowship of up to 1.8 million Indian rupees to conduct research on “Incorporating Indian Cultural Traditions into Counselling Individuals of Indian descent: Both in India and Abroad”
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January 5, 2016
International Innovation in Diversity Award Winner: Dr. Norman Amundson (Hope-Centered Research Team)

Saskatoon Heath Region is helping international healthcare workers in Canada overcome barriers and opening pathways allowing them to excel in health professions.
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December 14, 2015
ECPS in the Media: A Year in Review 2015

This digital story provides viewers with a timeline of media mentions and activities throughout 2015.
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December 8, 2015
APA Travel Grant Awarded to Dr. Bedi

Rob Bedi travels to Christ University January 5 - 7, 2016.
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November 24, 2015
2015 Hampton Fund Research Grant: New Faculty Award Winner

Dr. Amery Wu awarded $9,911 for her project, “Evaluating the CELPIP-G English Assessment for Screening Immigrants to Canada Using a New Methodology of Mixed Effects”.
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2015 Hampton Fund Research Grant: New Faculty Award Winner

Dr. Rhea Owens awarded $9,295 for her project, “A Strength-Based Mentoring Intervention for Children”.
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November 13, 2015
Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring goes to Jenna Shapka!

Dr. Shapka is due to receive this award during the Faculty of Education convocation ceremony on November 25, 2015.
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November 5, 2015
Hampton Fund Research Grant: New Faculty Award Winner

Dr. Robinder Bedi awarded $10,000 for his project, “Characteristics of Counselling Psychology in Canada and Canadian Counselling Psychologists”.
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November 4, 2015
School Psychology Awareness Week 2015

The annual and ever-popular Awareness Week bake sale fundraiser is scheduled on November 12th in the lobby of Neville Scarfe!
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