Ideas and actions
The Faculty of Arts is 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.
- Feb. 9, 2017
Two students will go on to university-level competition
With topics as far-ranging as video games, urban design, refugees and the Franklin Expedition, graduate students from across the Faculty of Arts enthralled the audience at the Three Minute Thesis competition, held on Feb. 8 and 9. The departments of English Language and Literature, Psychology, Religious Studies, Germanic and Slavic Studies, History, Philosophy, Anthropology and the Balsillie School of International Affairs were all represented.
- Feb. 6, 2017
Students who worked as a team in a Global Business and Digital Arts course last year can now see their research and design efforts live and used everyday by the public.
- Feb. 3, 2017
The lessons of history present a critical opportunity to save us from ourselves, says Timothy Snyder, Housum Professor of History at Yale University.
- Feb. 22, 2017
Bring your videos to life with incredible audio! Learn to use professional-grade software to add music, effects, and a finishing sheen to make your projects stand out, whether it’s a short film, a stop motion short, or the next viral video. No previous experience required.
- Feb. 26, 2017
This talk will focus on common problems children face in childhood and when and how parents can seek help and best support their child.
- Feb. 28, 2017
First year Arts students: join the Arts Undergraduate Office (AUO) Advisors to learn more about the process on how to declare your major. You’ll learn how to declare your major, how to fill out your Plan Modification Form, options for minors as well as information on course selection for second year.