New Book- Leadership Under Fire: The Challenging Role of the Canadian University President

From the publisher’s website: An insightful commentary on the leadership challenges faced by university presidents and a comprehensive survey of the changing university landscape. While the role of the university president has evolved dramatically in recent years, the recruitment pool and selection process have changed little since the 1960s. In Leadership Under Fire, Ross H. […]

Campus Visit by: Paulette Bourgeois (creator of Franklin the Turtle)

Once a year, the Master of Arts in Children’s Literature Program at the University of British Columbia hosts a colloquium with a respected speaker from the creative or scholarly side of children’s literature. Paulette Bourgeois is author of Franklin the Turtle series and other award-winning picturebooks and nonfiction. Franklin is a best-selling picturebook series in Canada and has had huge global success, with articles written about it […]