Nipissing announces Schulich School of Education

March 19, 2010

Nipissing University announced last Thursday a $15-million donation from philanthropist Seymour Schulich to the institution's faculty of education. In honour of the gift, the faculty has been renamed the Schulich School of Education. The renamed school will build on Nipissing's strong reputation for teacher education, while allowing for strategic investment and growth in 4 new areas: development and preparation in the STEM fields; approaches to enhance family and Aboriginal literacies; establishment of a Schulich Chair in Aboriginal Education; and improving achievement through continuous improvement of teaching and enhanced educational technology. Nipissing News Release