August 2011

Cape Breton University Professors Receive SSHRC Grants

Cape Breton University is home to four award winners as a result of national Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) competitions. SSHRC supports postsecondary-based research, research training and knowledge mobilization activities in the social sciences and humanities. Dr. Tanya Brann-Barrett, a professor in the Communication Department, received a Standard Research Grant in the amount More »

CBU Students Recognized By Canadian Psychological Association

Two Cape Breton University graduates, Jillian Burns and Paula LeBlanc,have been awarded a Canadian Psychological Association Certificate of Academic Excellence for an Honours Thesis. The certificate is awarded to recognize outstanding achievements made by students at all levels of study in each Canadian department of psychology.The students were nominated by the CBU psychology department. Burns, More »