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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.


Congratulations to Dr. Shelley Taylor on her promotion to the rank of Professor effective July 1, 2018. The Provost found it an absolute pleasure to review Shelley’s file and learn of the scope and influence of Shelley’s work, both domestically and internationally.


New Education Library hours of operation effective January 8, 2018. Every Monday to Thursday, the library will be open from 8:30am to 9pm, Fridays 8:30am to 5pm and on Saturdays from 12-5pm. Staff at the service desk will be available Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5pm and on Saturdays from 12-5pm. The library will function as a study hall during the last 4 hours on Monday to Thursday from 5pm to 9pm. During this time, a security guard will be present to monitor student safety and to close the library.


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