Meet Our Graduate Alumni

  • Dr. Julia Lane Studied clowns and clowning (as ‘researcher’ and ‘performer’).

  • Bonnie Nish MA Arts Education alumna and PhD student at European Graduate School, Switzerland

  • Thea Rutherford Writer, teacher, former journalist and MA alumna

  • Ashley Silzer MEd alumna and elementary school teacher

  • Ruth Silverman Learning Services Coordinator with SFU's Student Learning Commons

Sarah Shove, (MEd) - Grade 7 Teacher, Delta School District.

Madeline Brewster, (MEd) - High School Teacher, Vancouver School District.

Mark Touzeau, (MEd) - Primary School Teacher, Langley School Dictrict.

  • Taneem Botelho Health Education & Active Learning MEd alumna and Registered Nurse

  • Roland Bottiglieri Justice, Law and Ethics Education MEd alumnus and practicing teacher

  • Sheryl Cooper C&I:Post-Secondary MEd alumna and Nursing instructor at North Island College

  • Jonathan Dyck Ecological Education M.Ed. alumnus and teacher in Langley, BC

  • Eric Fry Critical, Creative and Collaborative Inquiry M.Ed. alumnus and BCIT Ford ASSET Diploma Instructor

  • John Gordon C&I:Post-Secondary M.Ed. alumnus, instructor and chair of plumbing & pipe trades program at...

  • Nicole Hurtubise Justice, Law and Ethics Education M.Ed. alumna and early career elementary school teacher

  • Patrick Jones C&I:Post-Secondary M.Ed. alumnus, instructor in the Automotive Department at Camosun College

  • Carolina Lopez C&I: Imaginative Education M.Ed. alumni and founder of Educación Imaginativa de...

  • Sherry Sinclair M.Ed. Health and Active Living alumna and Family Resource practitioner

  • Albert van Akker C&I:Post-Secondary M.Ed. alumnus, Chair:Architectural Trades & Instructor:Carpentry...

  • Jimmy Yan Justice, Law and Ethics Education MEd alumnus and Project and Information Officer of Access Pro Bono

  • Caitlyn James C&I: Imaginative Education MEd alumna, teacher, counsellor

  • Dr. Paul Yeung Director, BC Chapter: Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Assoc.

  • Jon Hamlin MEd alumnus and Teacher, Designer, Cisco Academy Instructor, Lifelong learner

  • John Keranen Exploring Arts Education GDE alumnus and elementary school teacher

  • Kristie Nielsen Grade 2/3 Teacher and completed the Teachers as Leaders and Mentors GDE program

  • Stacey Robinsmith GDE alumnus and secondary school teacher

Alumni in the News


Eric Fry, MEd Alumnus is Changing the Way Automotive Repair is Taught in Classrooms

Eric Fry is not your average automotive service technician. Not only does he know his way around an engine compartment, he’s also changing how automotive repair is being taught in classrooms.

Steve Cardwell, EdD Alumnus to Speak at Fall 2013 Convocation

Last year, Steve Cardwell, EdD alumnus from our Educational Leadership program was chosen to represent the Faculty of Education and speak during the Fall 2012 Convocation Ceremony. His inspirational talk earned Steve another invitation to speak at this year's Convocation Ceremony being held on Friday, October 12, 2013 at 2:30 PM.

Pat Lougheed, 2012 Staff Achievement Awards: Leadership

Pat Lougheed, Director of Business Policy and Analysis in the Registrar's Office and recent graduate of our MEd in Educational Leadership: Post-Secondary Student Affairs and Services, has been honoured with a 2012 Staff Achievement Award in Leadership.

Daniela Elza received her PhD and 2012 Dean's Convocation Medal during the June 2012 Convocation ceremony. Daniela graduated from the Curriculum Theory and Implementation: Philosophy of Education program. Her thesis was entitled, "Pedagogy of the Imagination: philo-poesis, non.verifiable truths, and other existent.tial celebrations".

Ghizlane Laghzaoui Receives EdD and Dean's Convocation Medal for her thesis written and defended completely in French. Her thesis defense for her thesis entitled, Paroles D’Immigrants! Representations Sociales et Construction Identitaire Chez Les Enseignants Immigrants Francophones En Columbie-Britannique was attended by over 60 people. Ghizlane graduated from the Doctorat en leadership éducationnel program.