Education alumnus Alexander Michael Otsehtokon McComber (MEd 1996) has been selected as recipient of an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from Queen's University. Alexander McComber "has worked with a number of national diabetes organizations including Health Canada's Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative," wrote Queen's Gazette in their recent announcement.
Stanley Cup and Olympic Gold Medal-winning hockey coach Mike Babcock (BEd (PE) 1986) has accepted an offer to head the Toronto Maple Leafs. His record-breaking contract will make him the highest paid head coach in NHL history. [Read the CBC Sports story]
Missed the Exchange away application for Winter 2016? The 2nd round for the Exchange program will be open from May 9th to June 19th for opportunities for a Winter exchange to institutions where spaces remain. For a listing of available institutions please see the International Education website. Have questions? Please drop by Service Point (office hours from 2:30-4:00 pm Mon-Fri at Desk E in Service Point).
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The parties met for a day and a half day on May 12 and 13. They continued to discuss and review texts concerning some pending non-monetary items.
Part of the 2015 International Conference of the Historical Keyboard Society of North America
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The Labour Relations team is getting ready to start negotiations with PSAC/MUNACA for the renewal of their collective agreement which expires on November 30, 2015.
Waite, Sean and Nicole Denier. 2015. "Gay Pay for Straight Work: Mechanisms Generating Disadvantage." Gender & Society
Waite, Sean and Nicole Denier. 2015. "Gay Pay for Straight Work: Mechanisms Generating Disadvantage." Gender & Society first published on May 18, 2015