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Congratulations to PhD candidate, Hyunah Kim on receiving the Language Learning Dissertation Grant!

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Congratulations to Hyunah Kim who received the Language Learning Dissertation grant! We sat down with Hyunah to learn more about her research, journey to OISE and future plans.

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APHD celebrates nine MITACS Globalink Research Award recipients as part of the international program

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On January 15, 2020 - APHD showcased nine MITACS students and the research thye have done here over the course of the last 12 weeks. Research ranged from a wide variety of topics such as Chinese female overseas students' career decision-making, Maternal Cognitive Sensitivity and Child Empathy, Facial expression analysis with FACET and OpenFace: A validation study and more!

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Dr. Yiola Cleovoulu named Assistant Professor (Teaching Stream), effective July 1, 2019.

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Congratulations to Dr. Cleovoulou on being named Assistant Professor (Teaching Stream) at the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development (APHD), effective July 1, 2019. Dr. Cleovoulou is also a proud OISE alum having completed her MA and PHD in Teacher Development from the Department of Curriculum, Teaching, and Learning (CTL).

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Dr. Mark Wade, former OISE MA & PhD student joins the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development this Fall as Assistant Professor

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Congratulations to Dr. Mark Wade on joining the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development (APHD) at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto this Fall! 

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Congratulations to David Collict, on being named a Vanier Scholar!

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Congratulations to David Collict on being named a Canadian Vanier scholar for 2019! David has completed his Master of Arts in Counselling and Clinical Psychology and will be beginning his PhD in Counselling and Clinical Psychology this Fall, September 2019.

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Professor Lana Stermac Receives Research Award  

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Congratulations to Professor Lana Stermac, who has received the 2018 Distinguished Member Award of the Section on Women and Psychology (SWAP) of the Canadian Psychological Association. This award is presented annually to a SWAP member who has made distinguished, long-standing, and substantial contributions that pertain to women, gender, or related issues, in the areas of teaching, research, and/or practice.

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Open House 2019

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Doctoral-level Open House (PhD & EdD)
Master's Level Open House (MA & MEd)

Date: TBD (October 2019)

APHD student Melissa Hunte Receives Connaught International Doctoral Scholarship

Melissa Hunte, DPE student, recipient of Connaught Scholarship

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Natural Curiosity Launches its Second Resource for Teachers

The second edition of Natural Curiosity focuses on a stronger awareness of Indigenous approaches to environmental learning.

APHD Researchers meet with Ministry of Education

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APHD Researchers meet with Ministry of Education

How does anxiety affect math performance and what can we do about it? APHD's Emotion Learning Optimization lab researchers led by Earl Woodruff and Jim Hewitt met with the Ontario Ministry of Education to discuss connections between math & well-being.

APHD Researchers meet with Ministry of Education

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APHD PhD Candidate Natania Marcus Receives Award for Research in LGBTQI2S Health & Wellness

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APHD Newsletters

APHD Newsletter snapshot Nov 2017

Issue 1 - November 2017