Stranmillis University College Establishes Annual Lecture in Education in Memory of Dr Éamon Phoenix
Stranmillis University College is pleased to announce the establishment of an annual lecture in the field of education, dedicated to honouring the legacy of our esteemed late colleague, Dr Éamon Phoenix. The Dr Éamon Phoenix Memorial Lecture reflects the University College’s commitment to advancing educational excellence and celebrating the contributions of remarkable individuals to the academic community.
Dr Phoenix, an outstanding historian, communicator, teacher and educator, made significant contributions to the field of education throughout his tenure at Stranmillis University College. His unwavering dedication to fostering innovative teaching approaches, promoting critical thinking, and nurturing a vibrant intellectual environment left an indelible mark on colleagues and students alike.
The Annual Lecture will serve as a platform to bring together educators, researchers, students and professionals to engage in thought-provoking discussions on contemporary educational themes. Each year a prominent figure renowned for their expertise in education or a related field will be invited to deliver a lecture that resonates with Dr Phoenix’s commitment to critical enquiry, intellectual rigour and public engagement.
The establishment of the Dr Éamon Phoenix Memorial Lecture is a testament to the respect and admiration in which Dr Éamon Phoenix was held throughout the Stranmillis University College community and beyond. It underscores our dedication to preserving his legacy and inspiring future generations of educators to strive for academic excellence.
Stranmillis University College invites colleagues, students, as well as the general public to join us in commemorating Dr Éamon Phoenix’s remarkable contribution by participating in the inaugural lecture. Details regarding the speaker, date, and registration process will be made available in the coming months through our official University College website and social media platforms.
We extend our gratitude to the Phoenix family who have supported the establishment of this Annual Lecture, ensuring that Dr Phoenix’s impact on education will continue to resonate for years to come.
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