Ideas and actions

Welcome to the Faculty of Arts, a dynamic community of students, faculty and staff working in and across the humanities, social sciences and creative arts. Our ideas and actions are propelled by curiosity, creativity, and a deep commitment to contribute to a better world.

  1. Jan. 12, 2022Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher, Canada Research Chair in Science, Health, and Technology Communication
    Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher

    The Government of Canada has just announced 43 Canada Research Chairs (CRC), including Professor Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher of the Faculty of Arts, who holds the CRC in Science, Health, and Technology Communication. Concurrently announced, Mehlenbacher has also won funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) to support her research infrastructure.

  2. Dec. 30, 2021Professor Geoffrey Fong named Officer of the Order of Canada
    Geoffrey Fong

    Congratulations to Professor Geoffrey Fong of the Department of Psychology for being appointed Officer of the Order of Canada, one of the nation's highest honours. Fong is the founder and chief principal investigator of the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC project), leading a team of more than 150 researchers across 31 countries covering more than half of the world’s population.

  3. Dec. 22, 2021Donation establishes Foundation for Palestinian Studies Fund
    City lights with palm trees by the sea

    The Faculty of Arts is pleased to partner on a new fundraising initiative in support of research and learning focused on Palestinian peace-building, conflict avoidance, co-existence and cultural understanding.

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  1. Jan. 21, 2022Suffering, the Safety Net and Disparities during COVID-19
    Hilary Hoynes

    Join the Department of Economics and Dr. Hilary Hoynes, Professor of Economics and Public Policy at UC Berkeley for this year's Faculty of Arts Distinguished Lecture in Economics.

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