Refresh 2015 keynote speaker: Dr. Frank Robinson
Frank Robinson has been a professor at the University of Alberta for almost 30 years, where he has been active in teaching, research and administration. A self proclaimed "chicken gynecologist", he has focused on enhancing student engagement in and out of the classroom. For 10 years he and his teaching team hosted "There's a Heifer in Your Tank" a multi-media, humor and music-laden talent show to educate the public about the science behind the food we eat. He is an inductee of the Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame and a 3M National Teaching Fellow. He recently served as Vice-Provost and Dean of Students at the U of A. As of January 1, 2015 he has returned to teaching and is undertaking another extreme course make-over.