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Professor Savage speaks to CBC regarding ECP's upcoming Parenting series

Published: 6Sep2016

Dr. Robert Savage, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to CBC's Sonali Karnick over the weekend regarding children's literacy.

Enrico Quilico (MA, 2015) inspiration to brain injury survivors

Published: 25Jul2016

Enrico Quilico (MA, 2015), alumnus of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, is helping to raise funds for Brain Injury Canada by participating this weekend's Ironman Triathlon in...

DISE's Rachel Zellars interviewed by Radio Canada regarding Black Lives Matter, Black women, Canadian concerns

Published: 12Jul2016

Rachel Zellars, PhD candidate with our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), recently spoke to Radio Canada International's Carmel Kilkenny regarding the concerns of Black Lives...

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky speaks to Canadian Press regarding youth gambling tendencies

Published: 12Jul2016

When it comes to gambling and lotteries, young people are looking for "immediate gratification", Professor Jeffrey Derevensky, Chair of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology,...

Dr. Derevensky interviewed by National Post concerning fantasy scandals

Published: 4Jan2016

In a recent National Post special, "Canada could be susceptible to daily fantasy scandals like those in the U.S. if industry not regulated, experts warn," Amanda Coletta interviewed Dr. Jeffrey...

ECP's Dr. Talwar tells PBS "why kids lie, and what to do about it"

Published: 18Nov2015

Dr. Victoria Talwar, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently asked "why kids lie, and what to do about it" by Dr. Eileen Kennedy-Moore. The interview was published...

Professor Lajoie cited in Hill Times opinion piece

Published: 10Nov2015

In a recent opinion piece to the Hill Times Online, SSHRC President Ted Hewitt praises Professor Susanne Lajoie's research: "Lajoie is making it possible for children to learn in more meaningful...

University Affairs reports on @AcademicsSay phenomenon

Published: 27Oct2015

Higher education news source University Affairs interviewed Professor Nathan Hall, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, about his experimental social media account ...

New York Times speaks to Dr. Derevensky regarding internet gambling, fantasy sports betting

Published: 20Oct2015

"Today, young men, the most susceptible to becoming problem gamblers, are using the internet to risk thousands of dollars daily on sports without the legally mandated safeguards that casinos and...

Europe should embrace refugees, writes DISE PhD student Constantinos Yanniris

Published: 2Oct2015

"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....