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Dr. Brittany Luby wins 2022 Children's Picture Book Award

Dr. Brittany Luby has won the 2022 Ruth & Sylvia Schwartz Children's Picture Book Award for Mii maanda ezhi-gkendmaanh/This is How I Know

The book is described as a "lyrical story-poem," and is written in both Anishinaabemowin and English. This is Luby's first time nominated for a Ruth & Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award.

Kyle Novak receives a postdoc--congrats!

Congratulations to Kyle Novak, who has recently been awarded a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship from the interdisciplinary SSHRC-funded research group, Gilles Deleuze and Cosmology, based out of Laurentian University. This is well-deserved, Kyle!

For more information about the Gilles Deleuze and Cosmology project, please see:

Dean, College of Arts Review Committee

Dear COA faculty, staff and students,

As you are aware we are commencing a review of the Dean of the College of Arts and in the process of constituting a Review Committee. We had requested faculty nominations to be elected to this committee.

On behalf of the Provost, we are pleased to announce that the three acclaimed faculty seats on this Review Committee will be held by:

New Hire! Dr. Alex Souchen

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Alex Souchen will be joining us as a new tenure-track faculty member in the History of Science and the Bachelor of Arts and Science Program, beginning July 1.

Dr. Brittany Luby wins COA Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

The College of Arts Faculty Teaching Excellence Awards recognize innovative instruction and outstanding contributions to teaching and learning at the University of Guelph. Awards for faculty, sessionals, and instructional staff. Our own Dr. Brittany Luby is a 2022 awardee!

Congratulations from all of us!