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Gordana Colby receives award for teaching excellence

  The Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS) celebrated excellence in teaching and research at the annual award ceremony during the first 2017-18 meeting of the Faculty Council. The Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching recognized Economics professor Gordana Colby for her commitment and dedication to students. “Our legacy lies with our exceptional […]

The Economist’s lifelong learning article draws from research by Prof. Benjamin Sand

Economics Professor Benjamin Sand’s 2013 co-authored paper, is referenced in The Economist article, “Lifelong learning is becoming an economic imperative.” Sand and his colleagues' work shows that since 2000, the number of high-skilled jobs in America has fallen, resulting in college-educated workers displacing less-educated workers in roles that are not as cognitively demanding.

FW15-16 Department Student Academic Achievement

Congratulations to all of the FW15-16 student award winners. Faculty Awards Shahin Hazrati – 1st Year Award for Academic Excellence BingXin Zhang – 2nd Year International Student Award for Academic Excellence Naser Alubaidi – 4th Year International Student Award for Academic Excellence Honourable Mention for Academic Excellence Chao Chen – 3rd Year Wei Zhao – […]

Apply for LA&PS Undergraduate Student Awards

Financial Benefit Potential from LA&PS Undergraduate Student Awards The following is a list of awards available to LA&PS students: all require an application. If you feel you meet the award criteria for any of the following, submit an application as noted below. The deadline to apply for all of the noted awards is October 15, […]