- Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance (2018)
Malinda Gray, a Teaching Assistant in Indigenous Studies, was named the 2018 recipient of the Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance. In receiving this award, Ms. Gray was recognized for her compassion, confidence, and commitment to personalized and inspiring teaching and learning. She is lauded for her ability to help students persist in the face of challenges, and for consistently providing thoughtful feedback and encouragement. Ms. Gray is also highly regarded for the ways in which she helps to build close knit learning communities that engage humour and personal experience and stories, while simultaneously helping students develop critical writing and research skills.