Faculty of Human & Social Development

Simulation develops trust, rich knowledge

Teaching prof Maureen Ryan leads a practice session with nursing student India Wiebe at the Royal Jubilee Hospital 'sim lab'. Ryan says simulated learning helps students build confidence to practice. 

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Audrey Hall, Nursing alum, gives back to her school

Giving is good! Big thank you to Nursing alum Audrey Harry and her late husband Robert for creating the Indigenous student scholarship award to mark the 40th anniversary of the School of Nursing.

Kelli Stajduhar named CUFA BC academic of the year

Congratulations to Kelli Stajduhar with Nursing and the Institute on Aging + Lifelong Health on winning the Confederation of University Faculty Associations of BC's Ehor Boyanowski Award for her recent scholarly work.

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'I am Indigenous' video profiles seven innovators

Take a look at Canada from this unique viewpoint. I am Indigenous was produced by CBC News profiling seven First Peoples standing strong and working toward their own bright futures.

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Dean Marck with Nursing's 'exemplary' Laura Monchak

Congratulations, Laura, on being awarded our most distinguished graduate for June 2017.

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Finding self and being a dad

Preserving family is a priority for Wes McVey, recent child and youth care master's grad with son, Wallace. 

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Learning to transform ourselves, our world

In the language of the Lekwungen People on whose land our university stands, Numekwa. Welcome to the Faculty of Human and Social Development. If you are a student, alumnus, donor, or community partner, you are part of us because you seek learning and community that can change our world. If you are discovering our work, we hope you will join us. - Dean Tricia Marck.
Read the entire Dean's Message.