DISE

Dr. Rachel Zellars, alumna of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, recently spoke to CBC's Mary Hynes, host of the Tapestry radio show, on the topic of cultural appropriation.

Classified as: rachel zellars, news, DISE, CBC
Published on: 30 Nov 2017

Katie MacEntee, Casey Burkholder, and Joshua Schwab-Cartas, PhD candidates in our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, co-edit a new book, What’s a Cellphilm? Integrating Mobile Phone Technology into Participatory Visual Research and Activism, produced by Sense Publishers.

Classified as: PhD, IHDW, DISE, Book, Publication, co-edited, sense
Published on: 25 Jul 2016

by Ying-Syuan (Elaine) Huang, Dept. of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), and Morganne Blais-McPherson, Neuroscience

Classified as: DISE, education for sustainability, mcgill sustainability project
Published on: 29 Mar 2016

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.

Classified as: Athletics, education, DISE, redmen, bed, dan williams, lacrosse
Published on: 22 Jan 2016

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.

Classified as: McGill, education, DISE, rap, artists-in-residence, james lyng, urban arts high school, bronwen low, art in education, urban art, graffiti, hip hop, breakdancing
Published on: 10 Dec 2015

"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.

Classified as: Sustainability, DISE, McGill Daily, Syria, refugees, constantinos yanniris, refugee crisis, press
Published on: 2 Oct 2015

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.

Classified as: Awards, DISE, support, integrated studies, jennifer wallace, technician, laboratory, administrative
Published on: 1 Oct 2015

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.

Classified as: education, DISE, new hires, 2015 faculty, new professors, new faculty, christian ehret, dawn wiseman, susan ballinger, naomi nichols, integrated studies
Published on: 21 Sep 2015

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.

Classified as: Art, workshop, DISE, artist-in-residence, maria ezcurra
Published on: 14 Sep 2015

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..."

Classified as: Art, DISE, art education, painting, art instruction, anne ashton, painter
Published on: 8 Sep 2015

The Department of Integrated Studies in Education would like to congratulate the 2014 winners of the Department Independent Awards (the “Indies”)

Amy Cole, Dominic Manuel, Lerona Lewis, Sarah Mostafa-Kamel , Rosalind Hampton, Desirée Rochat, and Manuel Salamanca Cardona.

For full details, please see "The Indies."

Classified as: Awards, Research, DISE, excellence, Indies
Published on: 7 May 2014