News Archive


2020


October

Let's Discuss - A New Dialogue Series on Educational Matters

Memorial's Faculty of Education and the Newfoundland and Labrador Teacher's Association are proud to present Let's Discuss - A New Dialogue Series on Educational Matters! The series will take place throughout the year and will explore a variety of topics as they relate to all things education.

 

 

August

Education is key to a post-pandemic Canada that flourishes

ACDE’s statement on the importance of teachers and teacher education in the post-COVID reality signals new education priorities and where investments in teacher education, teachers, and research are needed as a recovery strategy.

July

Doctoral Student, Ling Li, Passes Oral Defence

Congratulations to Faculty of Education doctoral student, Ling Li, on passing her Oral Defense! And congratulations to her supervisor, Dr. Antoinette Doyle, and her supervisory committee members, Dr. Jing Zhang, Dr. Leslie Redmond, and Dr. Jackie Hesson.

April

Doctoral Student, Sonja Knutson, Passes Oral Defence with Distinction

Congratulations to Faculty of Education doctoral student, Sonja Knutson, for passing her Oral Defense with Distinction! And congratulations to her supervisor, Dr. Cecile Badenhorst, and her supervisory committee members, Dr. John Hoben, and Dr. Christine Arnold.

Covid-19 Information for Education Students

The Faculty of Education is taking steps to mitigate the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the educational experiences of our students as much as possible.

March

Notice to Applicants of the B. Ed (Intermediate/Secondary) Conjoint w/Diploma in Tech Education

Thank you for your patience and support as we continue to work together to transition our operations while maintaining our commitment to our prospective students. We are actively working to continue the processing of all 2020 applications for Admission into the Faculty of Education. While we have experienced delays, we do anticipate applicants will be notified of admission decisions for the Bachelor of Education (Intermediate/Secondary) Conjoint with a Diploma in Technology Education program within the next 7 business days.

Notice to Applicants Regarding Faculty of Education Undergraduate Applications

Thank you for your patience and support as we continue to work together to transition our operations while maintaining our commitment to our prospective students. We are actively working to continue the processing of all 2020 applications for admission into the Faculty of Education. While we have experienced delays, we do anticipate applicants will be notified of admission decisions in the coming weeks.

February

Faculty of Education Induction Ceremony May 29, 2020

The dean of the Faculty of Education and the president of the Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers' Association invite education students eligible to graduate at the Spring 2020 Convocation to attend the Ceremony of Induction into the Teaching Profession.

 


2019


December

Information Session

Interested in an undergraduate program in Education?

November

Historic Generational Partnership

Memorial signs 10-year agreement with Nunavut Arctic College

Dr. Anne Burke awarded funding for Trans-Atlantic research

Dr. Anne Burke's international team receives funding for research on multiple storytelling pedagogies.

October

Dr. Kimberly Maich Receives Award

Advancing Inclusive Classrooms Dr. Kimberly Maich ’93, Redeemer’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, is making an impact on special education and the experiences of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Dr. Cecile Badenhorst Receives Awards

Faculty Receives Three Awards

Faculty Receive Teaching and Learning Award

Glenn Roy Blundon Centre Award given to faculty

2019 Dr. Patricia Canning - Memorial Lecture in Child Health and Development

2019 Dr. Patricia Canning Memorial Lecture

Health Inequality in Children and Youth and the Wealth of Nations

Thursday, October 24th, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., IIC2001, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation

September

Faculty Member Wins Award

Dr. Kimberly Maich keeps shining

Faculty Member Wins Award

Dr. Kimberly Maich keeps shining

August

They did it the 'write' way

Two students win CMAE national essay cometition.

July

Doctoral Student Wins Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations Haley Toll. You did it again!

Deadline extended for Hebron Fellowship

Hebron Teaching Fellowships in Ocean Sciences and Technology Fostering Innovation in Ocean-STEM Teacher Education Applications - deadline extended to July 31st!

June

Dean Appointed

Dr. Karen Goodnough to lead Memorial's Faculty of Education

IBED Program - Convocation 2019

MUN grads make history as 1st graduates in B'Ed supporting Inuit focus and language

 

2019 APLA Merit Award Winner

Beth Maddigan - 2019 APLA Merit Award Winner

May

International Conference Hosted through Faculty of Education

Makerspaces for Young Learners: Exploring Digital Technologies through STEAM Education 

March

Faculty of Education Celebrate Education Week 2019

Students, faculty and staff in Faculty of Education Celebrate Education Week 2019

February

Deans Award Recipients Announced

The fourth annual Faculty of Education Dean’s Awards Presented to Faculty and Staff

January

Dr. Heather McLeod is the recipient of the Presidents Award for Outstanding Teaching (Faculty) for 2018

Dr. Heather McLeod, an Associate Professor with the Faculty of Education, is the recipient of the President’s Award for Outstanding Teaching (Faculty) for 2018


2018


December

Dr. Elizabeth Yeoman receives Presidents Award for Outstanding Graduate & Post-graduate Supervision 2018

Advising students to help them succeed is a passion for Dr. Yeoman, who believes success comes from doing what you love.

Dr. Ursula Kelly Awarded 2018 University Research Professorship.

Research in the areas of cultural studies, critical literacies, and critical pedagogy recognized

Triad of Awards for Faculty of Education

Presidents Office honours exceptional faculty with three Awards for Faculty of Education

November

Dr. Cecile Badenhorst selected to work with two universities in South Africa

Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program to Support Projects in Africa

October

Field Notes Series for Hibernia Teaching Fellowship Program 2018

In fall 2018, 14 pre-service teachers from the Faculty of Education at Memorial University will participate in a program for pre-service teachers called the Hibernia Teaching Fellowships in Ocean Sciences and Technology.

September

Accepting Nominations for Dean's Awards 2018

The Faculty of Education Dean's Awards recognize and honour excellence in teaching, research, engagement and service.

Ceremony of Induction into the Teaching Profession

Deadline to register is October 12th.

The Music of Our Burnished Axes: A Book Launch and Exhibit

Join us in celebrating the work of Ursula Kelly and Meghan Forsyth as they launch “The Music of Our Burnished Axes: Songs and Stories of the Woods Workers of Newfoundland and Labrador” alongside the travelling exhibit “Songs and Stories of ‘The Forgotten Service'”

 

 

 

Becoming an Excellent Teacher: Keys to Mastery

Featuring keynote speaker Dr. William Buskist, Distinguished Professor Emeritus in university teaching from Auburn University.

August

New Faculty of Education Website

The Faculty of Education has launched its new and improved website! The website displays a new look with improved navigation and features.

June

Choral Canada Podium 2018

PODIUM on the EDGE: Singing from Sea to Sea to Sea

In 2018, The Singing Network and Memorial University will host PODIUM on the EDGE: Singing from Sea to Sea to Sea | PODIUM à l’extrémité: Chantons d’un océan à l’autre (June 30 – July 3, 2018). PODIUM 2018 will be the first time Podium has been held in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Contact

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Tel: (709) 864-8000