Graduate students showcase their research’s impact
Congratulations to Western Education students whose research has been featured on the Inspiring Minds website.
Inspiring Minds seeks to broaden awareness and impact of graduate student research, while enhancing transferrable skills. Communicating research to broad, interdisciplinary and lay audiences – both inside and outside academia – is becoming an increasingly important skill for scholars of all levels.
Inspiring Minds seeks to help graduate students enhance this skill. This non-competitive showcase highlights work by Master's and doctoral students from all of Western's faculties and schools.
Graduate students had up to 150 words to describe their research, scholarship or creative activity in any language.
Here are the submissions from the Faculty of Education:
Michelle Anderson-Draper - A Participatory Approach to the Development Of An Evaluation Framework
Kristina Axenova - Research that Values Caring for the Caregivers
Alexis K. Brudnicki - Combating sexual harassment in the baseball industry
Corinne D. Chappell - Indigenous Education
Jill Dombroski - How do Physicians talk about Death?
Megan Edgelow - Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Public Safety Organizations
Mohamed S. Hanif - Empower to Collaborate
Roya Karimli - Bribery in Higher Education Institutions: Roots and Ways out
Merike Kolga - Initiating Leadership Development in a VUCA Environment
Shannon McKechnie - Student Employability in COVID-19
Minou Morle - Reimagining Urban Schoolyards - Land-based Learning
Kristin J. O'Rourke - The Internationalization of a Sexual Violence Policy
Karen M. Roeck - Building Educator E-Pedagogy Efficacy and Increasing Student Engagement in the Virtual Learning Environment
Polin M. Sankar-Persad - Portraits of Internationally Minded Educators
Hatice Beyza Sezer - Affordances of Coding in School Mathematics and Beyond
Tayebeh Sohrabi - Social Skills Development in Bilingual Children
Inspiring Minds is a campus-wide partnership between Western Research, the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, the Writing Support Centre, Western Communications, Western Libraries, Student Experience, and Western's 11 faculties.
To learn more, visit the Inspiring Minds website