The Association of Canadian Deans and Directors of Education (ACDE) has elected Dr. Kirk Anderson, dean, Faculty of Education, as its next president.
Dr. Anderson officially steps into the role as president-elect in May 2016. He's the second dean from Memorial's Faculty of Education to hold the national position.
Western Star writer Diane Crocker tells the story of Memorial Education graduate Dayna Fewer (Class of 2005) who spent three years teaching in the predominantly aboriginal community of La Loche, Sask. The article has received much positive feedback, including one from a woman who said it restored her faith in human kindness!