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Dr. Wendy Crocker is interviewed by Mennonite World Review regarding her research on Old Colony Mennonites in the education system.

We would like to welcome Rosie Triebner to the Faculty as our new Director for Community Engagement & Development. Rosie brings extensive experience in major gift fundraising, community engagement, program and relationship building and strategic planning to her new role in the Faculty of Education. She looks forward to building strong collaborations with faculty, staff, donors and alumni in support of key Faculty priorities including research and student experience.

Congratulations to Luyi Liang, a second year Master’s student, who is the recipient of the 2018 Joan Pedersen Memorial Graduate Award. This award is given annually – in honour of the late Joan Pedersen – to a student who has submitted a research proposal that focuses on Early Years education.

Congratulations to Dr. Isha DeCoito on her promotion to the rank of Associate Professor effective July 1, 2018. Isha’s influence in the field of STEM is extremely impressive as evidenced in the outstanding reviews she received.

Congratulations to Dr. Kathy Hibbert on her promotion to the rank of Professor effective July 1, 2018. In her written correspondence, the Provost provided congratulations to Kathy on her stellar career and the body of work that informed the promotion decision. Of particular note in Kathy’s submission was the breath of her interdisciplinary research and practice.

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