Research & Teaching
By Shauna Oddleifson on January 30, 2023
Shirley McDonald is a lecturer in the Department of English and Cultural Studies, teaching classes in English with a focus on the teaching of academic writing. Dr. McDonald moved to the Okanagan with her family in 1994, and completed her BA in 1999 at Okanagan university College (now UBCO). She went on to finish her […]
By Shauna Oddleifson on December 2, 2022
Award recognizes faculty members for teaching approaches that develop experiential learning, interdisciplinarity, internationalization, undergraduate research and scholarship.
Research Project Spotlight: Exploring transatlantic (small town) stories through a range of multimedia and immersive technologies
By Shauna Oddleifson on November 16, 2022
Community-based writing project offers students opportunities for growth in their storytelling abilities
By Shauna Oddleifson on October 20, 2022
Second year student Mihai Covaser creates podcast for Communications and Rhetoric course project
By Shauna Oddleifson on October 3, 2022
Dissertation explores how the figure of the zombie in horror films from 2001 to 2012 exposes and challenges the discursive formulation of what it means to be human in the context of historical events like 9/11: who can be othered, and to what end.
By Shauna Oddleifson on September 21, 2022
Workshop will address theoretical questions regarding Indigenization, Decolonization, and focus on the experience and methodologies of instructors involved in teaching Indigenous languages both within formal academic institutions and in community settings.
Posted in Research & Teaching
By Shauna Oddleifson on September 20, 2022
Dr. Vickery’s research focuses on religious text in sixteenth and seventeenth century England, a period when Europe changed profoundly through the seismic activity of multiple reformations, both Protestant and Roman Catholic.