January 2017

2017-january-anthony-morgan-150x150In this roundup, Annamaria Enenajor, Anthony Morgan, and Malcolm Lavoie – three alums from the class of 2012 – weigh in on current affairs, and Dr. Ruwantissa Abeyratne, DCL’96, signs an opd on aviation and sustainable development.

January 2017

Student voices this month This January, Gabriella Utreras Sandoval blogs about her exchange in Ecuador to study environmental law, while Brian Bird and Ghaith Hannibal El-Mohtar write about current affairs. And the CIPP shares some great student papers about intellectual property.

November 2016

november 2016-faculty news-150x150 An article about Payam Akhavan‘s international adventures; media commentary from François Crépeau, René Provost, Ram Jakhu, Robert Leckey & Armand de Mestral; and a recent CBC Ideas episode that starred several faculty members. Read.

November 2016

november2016-romola-adeola-150x150-1948 This month, we share an article by Steinberg Postdoctoral Fellow Romola Adeola, an OpEd by Claire Boychuk and Mark Dance on demagoguery, and pieces by BCL/LLB students and recent grads Florence Paré, Jan Dobrosielski and Iñaki Navarette. Read….

September 2016

Maya Smith Through the CBA’s Young Lawyers International Program, alumna Maya Smith, BCL/LLB’14, interned for the National Legislative Development Project in Vietnam, and found it to be a rich and rewarding experience.

April 2016

2016-april-contests-abstract150x150 The Faculty has several essay contests and a postdoctoral fellowship on offer: découvrez le Concours Baxter sur le fédéralisme, les Bourses postdoctorales Steinberg sur les politiques et le droit des migrations internationales, et le Prix Nappert en arbitrage international.

March 2016

student-spotlight-150x150-2011-4933 In this month’s Student Spotlight,
Mark Dance writes about Cindy Blackstock and the CHRT calling for the end of discriminatory underfunding of child and family services for First Nations, while student Jan Dobrosielski talks about the law school experience in the light of one’s professional goals as the end of his second term is in sight.

March 2016

frederic-megret-150x150-2014-5708 Ce mois-ci, Margaret Somerville se penche sur le suicide médicalement assisté, François Crépeau parle de la détention de migrants; Frédéric Mégret commente les frappes russes sur des hôpitaux en Syrie; et Payam Akhavan signe deux lettres d’opinion.

February 2016

dobrosielski-200x200 An Instagram take on student life at the Faculty of Law; a scholarship for Canadian Armed Forces veteran and law student Jan Dobrosielski; and an excerpt from a student penned op-ed on the state of journalism.

January 2016

2016-jan-doctrine-journaux-150x150Les juristes qui choisissent de mener des recherches engagées, et qui prennent la parole publiquement pour en faire la promotion, font œuvre utile. Cela permet de briser l’image que l’on se fait souvent des universitaires dans leur tour d’ivoire.