News archive - 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

S. Dea: Thoughts on the close of 16 days

Each year from November 25 to December 10, organizations and governments worldwide participate in 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence to remind all citizens that they can act to stop gender violence. Today is the final day of the annual campaign, which is bookended by International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and International Human Rights Day.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Women's Studies: As Crucial Today as Ever

Shannon Dea, director of the Women's Studies program, Arts Teaching Fellow, and professor of Philosophy.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Each year from November 25 to December 10, organizations and governments worldwide participate in 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence to remind all citizens that they can act to stop gender violence.

The campaign begins on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and concludes on International Human Rights Day.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

C. Lowry: Court Decision on First Nations Girl and Chemotherapy

Chris Lowry was interviewed November 17, 2014 by 570News with respect to the recent court decision allowing a First Nations family to withdraw their child from chemotherapy and treat her cancer using traditional medicine. You can hear the interview here.