The Association of Atlantic Universities (AAU) is calling for submissions for its 2016 Teaching Showcase, held this year on Oct. 15, at the University of New Brunswick in St. John.
DELTS has changed its name to the Centre for Innovation in Teaching in Learning (CITL).
Music has the power to energize, calm or evoke intense emotional responses. It’s been said that music can be far more powerful than language as it can help individuals with disabilities overcome communication barriers. For Dr. Jane Gosine of the School of Music, that’s the kind of experience she searches for in her research. Music […]
For Rachel Landy, there’s a natural bond between the creative arts and medicine. As part of her doctoral research, Ms. Landy is looking at ways the arts can help communicate information, reduce stigma and prevent HIV infection with a number of populations, including Aboriginal youth. ‘Engaging and effective’ research “In Canada, Indigenous Peoples face a […]
To be clear, university level geography is not about maps and memorizing place names. It’s about climate change, resource management, landscapes and seabeds, regional development, natural hazards and risk management, meteorology, domestic and industrial pollution, electronic waste, sustainability, globalization, immigration and diversity, and coastal communities. “While knowing places is important in order to understand them, there […]