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Ancaster's Dan Williams (B.Ed. Secondary) making his mark with McGill lacrosse team

Fri, 2016-01-22 14:34

Hamilton News' Ian Burns interviewed Faculty of Education student Dan Williams for a recent article about his success with McGill's lacrosse team. McGill's Redmen lacrosse team enjoyed an undefeated season in 2015. Currently studying for his B.Ed. in Secondary Education, Williams hails from Ancaster, Ontario, and served as captain of Team Ontario's men's lacrosse team. Hamilton News also spoke to McGill lacrosse coach Tim Murdoch.

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DISE's Dr. Low speaks to The Gazette about transformation of James Lyng High into Urban Arts School

Thu, 2015-12-10 12:04

An initiative led by Professor Bronwen Low, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), is featured in a recent Montreal Gazette article, "It's bigger than hip hop -it's high school," by Basem Boshra.

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Europe should embrace refugees, writes DISE PhD student Constantinos Yanniris

Fri, 2015-10-02 14:59

"Both socially and economically, Europeans only stand to gain from opening their doors to Syrian refugees," writes Constantinos Yanniris in a recent commentary piece for the McGill Daily. Constantinos Yanniris is currently a PhD candidate in our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, with a special interest in sustainable education and environmental education systems.

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DISE's Jennifer Wallace to receive Principal's Award

Thu, 2015-10-01 14:49

Jennifer Wallace, Laboratory Technician in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, has been named as winner of the Principal's Award for Administrative and Support Staff, in the 'Technical and Libraries' category.

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Introducing DISE's new faculty

Mon, 2015-09-21 15:48

The Faculty of Education is pleased to introduce four new professors in our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE): Susan Ballinger, Christian Ehret, Naomi Nichols and Dawn Wiseman.

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Artist-in-Residence invites students, faculty to Wednesday workshops

Mon, 2015-09-14 11:15

Maria Ezcurra, Artist-in-Residence with the Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), invites faculty and students to weekly art workshops each Wednesday.

Faculty and students are invited to the library space on the 1st floor, between 10 am and 3 pm, to develop art projects. Art materials will be provided. Participants are encouraged to donate a piece of unused clothing for a series of textile portraits.

Contact Information

Contact: Maria Ezcurra
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Roxane Gay in conversation with Rachel Zellars

Thu, 2015-10-22 18:00 - 23:00

Thursday October 22nd
The Rialto Hall, 5711 Parc Ave. [map]

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Anne Ashton's Tiburón installation to open at OBORO

Tue, 2015-09-08 11:58

Montreal's OBORO gallery presents Anne Ashton's Tiburón from September 12, 2015 until October 17. Anne Ashton currently teaches painting with the Faculty of Education.

The Tiburón installation "deals with the great white shark," reveals OBORO's promotion for the exhibit, "in danger of extinction due to human impact. The artist's intention is not to romanticize or demonize this animal, but rather to emphasize the uniqueness, as well as the primeval and mystifying beauty of this rare species..."

Source Site: /dise