Successful Defence

russell-galeCongratulations to Dr. Gale Russell, Lecturer in Mathematics Education, who successfully defended her dissertation, “Valued Kinds of Knowledge and Ways of Knowing in Mathematics and the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics: A Worldview Analysis” on June 23 at the University of Saskatchewan.

Her external examiner, Dr. Lisa Lunney Borden of St. Francis Xavier University, noted Dr. Russell’s exceptional skill as a researcher and the contributions that her dissertation will make to the national conversation relating to transforming the experiences in mathematics education for Indigenous students.

Dean Jennifer Tupper writes, “This is a tremendous accomplishment and one to be celebrated!”

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