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DISE's Christopher Dietzel Gets Mitacs Globalink Research Award

Christopher Dietzel, a PhD student in DISE and research assistant on the IMPACTS Project, has received a Mitacs Globalink Research Award. Chris will travel to Australia and work with Dr. Kath Albury, a professor at Swinburne University of Technology, to research violations of safety and consent that trans and gender non-binary people experience while using dating apps. For his doctorate, Chris is studying sexual violence in LGBTQ+ communities and sexual consent related to dating app use.

Published: 26 Jul 2019

Making an IMPACT

Artists and researchers collaborate to address sexual violence. The McGill Reporter covered this new exhibit, In/Visible: Body as Reflective Site, spearheaded by Faculty of Education Professor Shaheen Shariff. Click here to read more...

Published: 27 Jun 2019

McGill Education Graduation in Pikogan Covered by CBC News

Nearly 60 Cree students their graduation from McGill University's Faculty of Education this past Saturday in Pikogan, Quebec. Our Office of First Nations and Inuit Education offers full-time and part-time teacher certification programs in Cree and Inuit communities in Quebec as well as in Kahnawake and Listuguj. Even though these students may be far away off campus, they are an important part of our Faculty and the McGill community. CBC's Susan Bell covered the story.

Published: 25 Jun 2019

Education Faculty Reaction to Bill 21

 

On June 19th, the Faculty of Education released this public statement in reaction to the Quebec Government's passing of Bill 21:

 

Published: 19 Jun 2019

Annie Savard: Professor Honoris Causa

On May 24, 2019, Annie Savard was awarded by the title Professor Honoris Causa from UNIVERSITATEA OVIDIUS DIN CONSTANTA, in Romania. Annie Savard is associate professor at the Faculty of Education at McGill University.

Published: 4 Jun 2019

Faculty Fellowships and Awards Winners Announced

The Faculty of Education is pleased to announce the winners of the competitions for Fellowships and Awards for the 2018-2019 year.

Ellen Edith Grubb Stansfield Award for School-based Classroom Research ($900) 

Melissa Daoust/ KPE Masters

Published: 10 May 2019

DISE Releases Statement on Bill 21

Statement on Bill 21, ​An Act respecting the laicity of the State (Loi sur la laïcité de l’État​), from ​the Department of Integrated Studies in Education and the Internships and Student Affairs Office in the Faculty of Education at McGill University​ ​adopted on April 18, 2019

Published: 24 Apr 2019

SPEAQ-TESL/BEALS Prize for Academic Excellence

Congratulations to Katherine Boyadjian recipient of the

SPEAQ-TESL/BEALS prize for academic excellence and professionalism for 2019 graduates

Published: 17 Apr 2019

Dr. Aziz Choudry in Manchester

DISE's Dr. Aziz Choudry will take part in a panel discussion presented by the Northern Police Monitoring Project in Manchester, UK.

Activists, State Surveillance and Political Policing 

The panel discussion will take place Friday March 8, 2019.

Published: 8 Feb 2019

New book from DISE's Aziz Choudry, "Activists and the Surveillance State: Learning from Repression", is now available

A new publication edited by Aziz Choudry, Activists and the Surveillance State: Learning from Repression, is now available for purchase from Pluto Press.

Published: 20 Dec 2018

McGill Sustainability Faculty Feature | Professor Blane Harvey

Assistant Professor in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education discusses climate change knowledge and how to develop tomorrow’s sustainability leaders

Published: 11 Dec 2018

Partnership between Cree School Board, McGill Faculty of Education featured in CBC article

"'A huge class': McGill graduates 40 students from Indigenous language and literacy program", gushed a recent CBC article by Susan Bell and Betsy Longchap, posted November 26, 2018. 

Published: 6 Dec 2018

DISE student Fatima Ahmad featured in CBC article about proposed religious symbol ban

CBC recently published an article on the topic of Quebec's proposed ban on religious symbols for civil servants, including teachers: "Aspiring teacher may leave Quebec if CAQ follows through on religious symbol ban", by Benjamin Shingler and Jaela Bernstien. 

Published: 3 Dec 2018

DISE students and alumni establish Canadian non-profit

Students and alumni from McGill's Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE) have co-founded the non-religious non-profit Centre for Civic Religious Literacy (CCRL) to promote civic religious literacy through educational programming.

Published: 15 Nov 2018

New issue and call for papers from J-BILD (Journal of Belonging, Identity, Language, and Diversity)

J-BILD (Journal of Belonging, Identity, Language, and Diversity) have announced the publication of Volume 2(2), now available to read or download via their website.

Published: 15 Nov 2018

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