May News!

  • AIRS Members participate in the World Summit on Arts Education - Polylogue II

Lily Chen-Hafteck (Sub-theme 1.3 co-lead), Martin Gardiner (2.3), Larry O'Farrell (3.1, UNESCO Chair of Arts and Learning, Queen's University) and Susan O'Neill (3.2, and incoming Theme 3 Leader, Simon Fraser University) participated in the World Summit on Arts Education, 13 - 17 May 2013, Munich and Wildbad Kreuth, Germany.

July 2012 - News!

AIRS Midterm Report Submitted to SSHRC

The AIRS Midterm Report was prepared and submitted to SSHRC early in July. The Midterm Report summarizes the work done to date in the AIRS Project and provides a high level plan to project end, currently scheduled for March, 2016. The report will form the basis for a video-conference review by SSHRC at the 4th Annual AIRS Meeting in August, 2012. The midterm review is part of the SSHRC MCRI (Major Collaborative Research Initiative) process, and the SSHRC review committee will determine continuing funding based on the report and outcome of the review.

In addition to providing the required information for the SSHRC midterm review, this report is a valuable source of information for anyone interested in the work that has been done and the plans for continuation of the AIRS Project, and is available here for review.

June 2012 - News!

  • AIRS 4th Annual regional Meeting - June 26th, 2012, Room 246, Auditorium of UPEI’s Don and Marion McDougall Hall, 9am - 5pm.

  • AIRS Subtheme 3.1 - Singing and Intercultural Understanding - AIRS Headlines in Brazil

  • Conference Time!

AIRS 4th Annual Regional Meeting - June 26th, 2012, 9am - 5pm

The Advancing Interdisciplinary Research in Singing project, or AIRS, holds its fourth annual regional workshop on June 26 in Room 246 of UPEI’s Don and Marion McDougall Hall from 9am to 5pm.

Tuesday’s workshops features presentations of individual AIRS research projects as well as keynote presentation by Dr.

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