Congratulations go out to:
Melanie Hamilton, research lead, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL), has been named to the SoTL Canada Board in the position of vice-chair.
Karla Wolsky, chair of the School of Allied Health, presented at the fourth International Conference on Nursing in Athens, Greece, on “Can Students Who Choose to Participate in Acts of Academic Dishonesty Have the Ethical Compass Necessary for Their Future Nursing Careers?”
Dr. Kenny Corscadden has been appointed the new Associate Vice President of Research at Lethbridge College. Corscadden joined the college in August 2017 as Dean of the Centre for Technology, Environment and Design. He will continue in that role, while also taking on the AVP Research portfolio.
Dr. Jeanine Webber has been named the new dean for the Centre for Justice and Human Services. She joins the college from Humber College and began her new role in June.
Kris Hodgson, chair of the School of Media and Design, led a plenary session at the Radio Television Digital News Association’s National Conference and Awards Gala in Toronto on how 360-degree storytelling is helping the world with empathy and understanding of global events.
Ashley Cesar, Harmoni Jones, Marie Laenen, Karla Wolsky, Sheri Wright and Janet Yorke, who presented at the Canadian Association of Continuing Care Educators Conference in May, which was hosted by the college.
Karma Black, Andrew Derksen, Cynthia Halligan and Rylan Spenrath presented at the Learning Specialist Association of Canada’s 2018 Western Region conference held in May at the University of Lethbridge. The conference was for academic counsellors, disability specialists, learning strategists, or any person working with students on academic skills and learning strategies.