Student & Alumni Profiles
2012 Dean's Graduate Convocation Medal Winners
GOVERNOR GENERAL'S GOLD
Awarded to the graduate students who achieve the highest academic standing upon graduation from a master’s or doctoral degree program.
|KAITLYN MCLACHLAN, PhD
Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Kaitlyn McLachlan is now a post-doctoral research fellow in the department of paediatrics at the University of Alberta.
DEAN OF GRADUATE STUDIES CONVOCATION MEDALS
Recognizing graduating students from each faculty whose cumulative grade-point-average places them in the top five per cent of their class.
|AARON GOINGS, PhD
History, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Aaron Goings is now an assistant professor of history at Saint Martin’s University in Washington State. His first book, a study of Michigan copper miners, will be published in 2013.
|ERIN KEATING, PhD
English, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
A Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Graduate Scholar, Erin Keating is currently teaching at SFU and Kwantlen Polytechnic University and plans to pursue a career as a professor of 18th century literature.
|JONATHON HEIDT, PhD
Criminology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Jonathon Heidt’s dissertation has been nominated for a 2012 Distinguished Dissertation Award from the Canadian Association of Graduate Studies. This fall he will begin a full-time position at the University of the Fraser Valley.