The Festival of Learning 2016 has ended, it took place June 6–9, 2016. This post-secondary education event hosted more than 400 delegates, offering a variety of session formats, learning experiences, unique spaces, as well as social and networking events. Don’t miss the next Festival of Learning 2018 happening May 28-30, 2018.

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Pamela Shaw

Vancouver Island University
Director, Master of Community Planning Program and 3M Teaching Fellow
Pamela Shaw PhD MCIP RPP FRCGS is a 2018 3M Teaching Fellow, Geography Professor, Director of the Master of Community Planning Program, Research Director of the UNESCO Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Research Institute, Senior Editor of the International Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, and a Fellow with the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. Pam has won multiple awards for teaching and is known for creatively engaging students in applied, community-based research. With over 20 years of experience in teaching – GrandKids University, introductory and senior-level undergraduate courses, graduate school teaching and curriculum design, and even Elder College – Pam has developed a range of techniques to help students find their place in the world, in both relative and absolute ways.  Join Pam for an interactive discussion on learning and doing.