Other Contributions

Professional Contributions (Guidelines and Columns)

The Executive Committee and Ad Hoc Committee on Guidelines of the Council for the Advancement of Higher Education Programs (CAHEP) (2010).  A Commitment to Quality: Guidelines for Higher Education Administration and Leadership Preparation Programs at the Masters Degree Level.

Nilson, M. (2004 – 2016).  Notables Column. ASHE: A Newsletter for the Association for the Study of Higher Education. Quarterly publication available at: http://www.ashe.ws/?page=172


Directed and produced, with Adam O. Thomas, Legacies in Leadership interview with William Lindsay, Director of the Office for Aboriginal Peoples at Simon Fraser University. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3B1wSN0Lf2A

Directed and produced, with Adam O. Thomas, Legacies in Leadership interview with Lorna Williams, Canadian Research Chair (Retired), Indigenous Knowledge and Learning, University of Victoria. Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50z2YbbGkh8

Television interview (October 2011) on the value of higher education attainment aired on October 19, 2011. Interviewed by Brett Ballah, Global BC News.

Magazine interview (November 2008). Mehfil Magazine. Benefits of college bridging programs in December/January 2009 edition.  Interviewed by Robin Roberts.

Television interview (November 2008). Cost of and admission to higher education. Your Education Matters. Interviewed by Paul Shaker, host.

Media About Research Projects

Need for school breakfast program soars in Surrey: Program that ensures children are well-fed and ready to learn is needed in 10 more schools. (November 27, 2012). The research the article refers to is the Chronic Absenteeism SSHRC funded work.