Acknowledging Acting English Chair Gary Lipschutz
On April 3, 2014, the English Department thanked Gary Lipschutz for his work and dedication for the interim period as an Acting English Chair for the English Department. Gary Lipschutz expressed his appreciation and thanked the faculty, management, and support staff for providing excellence and dedication to the students. Gary explained that the position was a wonderful experience and was also humbled by the managerial experience.
Shawn Brake, the new English Chair of the English Department was also introduced to the English Department. His past work experiences consisted of working at the Director of Adult Learning and English Language Programs at Assiniboine Community College. He has also worked at a Private Career Training Institutions Agency, Languages Canada, Canadian Education Centre, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Canadian Bureau for International Education, BC Ministries of Education and Advanced Education, the Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau and Saudi Ministry of Higher Education. The School of Advancement warmly welcomes Shawn to his new position at Centennial College.