Updates

New Sweatshirts from the Student Legacy project!

New Sweatshirts from the Student Legacy project!

We are grateful to the Student Legacy Project for this fundraising initiative raising awareness of student mental health on campus.

HelloBARK: Interview with Dr. Binfet

HelloBARK: Interview with Dr. Binfet

HelloBARK is a website designed to enrich the lives of animals and their families

Nicole Harris is the recipient of the Okanagan School of Education’s Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award

Nicole Harris is the recipient of the Okanagan School of Education’s Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award

Her thesis “Skills fur life: Exploring children’s experiences of participating in a canine-assisted social-emotional learning program” was an innovative study exploring canine-assisted intervention as a social-emotional learning tool.

Camille Rousseau receives the Vicki Green award

Camille Rousseau receives the Vicki Green award

Camille’s research will explore the role of therapy dogs in reducing public speaking anxiety.

Congratulations to Freya Green for successfully defending her thesis!

Congratulations to B.A.R.K. M.A. student Freya Green for successfully defending her thesis! Her research explored occupational stress and perceptions of a canine-assisted intervention in law-enforcement.