Distinguished Alumni Award Winner, Shelley Hymel

On March 14, 2015 the College of Education at the University on Illinois presented the Distinguished Alumni Award to Dr. Shelley Hymel.

Shelley completed her doctorate in 1982 and served as a faculty member in developmental psychology at the University of Waterloo before coming to UBC. She has accomplished a great deal during her time within ECPS in the Faculty of Education, including establishing a master’s degree program and teacher training specializations in social-emotional learning, as well as holding the Lando Professorship in Social-Emotional Learning.

Congratulations, Shelley!

Copyright 2015, Julie Acres

Dr. Hymel and her grandson