Kate attends the Adolescence, Youth and Gender: Building Knowledge for Change conference at University of Oxford. Please visit link for the full program and live stream – 09/08/16

The Wekimün School Project enters its fifth year – 07/13/16

Kate delivers session at Third ISA Forum of Sociology, Young Cyborgs: Interrogating Technology’s Paradox with, for, and By Youth– 07/11/16 

Dr. Kate Tilleczek and Dr. Brandi Bell attend the Third ISA Forum of Sociology (July 10-14, 2016) in Vienna, Austria. Please select the link for conference details.

Kate and members of the YLRL attend and present at the UPEI Faculty of Education 2016 Research Symposium – 06/07/16


The Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth in Sheffield, UK is hosting its 6th International Conference titled: The Social, the Biological, and the Material Child. Please select the link for conference details.


Congratulations Verne Lorway, our first UPEI Faculty of Education PhD candidate, on your dissertation defence (Verne Lorway abstract) – 19/09/14

Congratulations! Kieran Hennessey Master of Education Thesis Defence – 29/08/14

MCYS congratulates authors of Special Issue of the Canadian Journal for Community Mental Health – 05/08/14

UPEI Governor General Gold Medal for Graduate Studies – 26/05/14

CEA and UPEI present “The Facts on Education” series – 24/03/14

Kate’s Tier 1 Canada Research Chair awards ceremony

CEA Reveals Barriers Standing in the Way of Change in Education – 24/03/14

DePaul University launches first ever peer reviewed-journal of ethnographic films and videos – 06/03/14

Wekimun project: new website  – 27/02/14

Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Releases Annual Report – 10/02/14

Uniform Definition of Youth Bullying Lays Foundation for Improved Bullying Data – 24/01/14

Young Lives Research Lab 2013 Year in Review

Wekimun project: 2013 review – 15/01/14


Kate presents in the Young Lives Research Bites series for the University of Oxford, Department of International Development and Young Lives UK. – Nov 2013

First graduates from Wekimun school in Chiloe, Chile – 31/10/13

Congratulations to Kate, 2013 CEA Whitworth Award Winner! (see acceptance speech here)- 15/10/13

UPEI’s Qualitative Research Lab awarded Phase II funding from CFI – 06/06/2013


UPEI faculty helping build Chilean school – 11/13/12

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