• Western Regional Research Conference on the Education of Adults 2015

  • October 16-18th, 2015

  • University of Alberta

  • Proceedings Now available Here

  • Program and Schedule 
  • The 2015 program is now available. See the program page for more information.

    Friday Keynote Open to the Public

  • See POSTER here

  • Thanks to the generous support received from the Employment Equity Discretionary Fund, University of Alberta and the Department of Educational Policy Studies, and the Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education, Dr. Shahrzad Mojab's keynote address will be open to the public! 

  • Please join us at 7:00 PM in the Papaschase Room at the University of Alberta Faculty Club. Reception to follow.
  • Keynote Speakers

    Dr. Shahrzad Mojab. Learning to Confront: Women, Capitalism, and Violence.

  • Dr. Dwayne Donald. Sacred Ecology and Curriculum for Survival: A Call for "Real People"

  • Accessibility

    We are committed to making the events accessible for all interested participants. Sign language interpreting services, realtime captioning, or other access-related services or accommodations can be arranged. Contact tkajner@ualberta.ca by October 9, 2015.

This biannual conference, in the western region of the US and Canada,WRRCEA provides a forum for practitioners and researchers to present research, and to learn, debate, explore ideas, collaborate, and dialogue with each other. Papers, roundtables, symposia, and poster presentations that discuss practices, concepts, evaluations, and research studies for educating adults will be presented. Professors, graduate students, researchers, teachers, trainers, and administrators will be invited to join the discussion and collaborative effort to share theory and practice on the education of adults.

Employment Equity
Discretionary Fund,
University of Alberta