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.

January 2016

newspaperreader-150x150 Several faculty members gave interviews and wrote op-eds, despite the busy exam grading & holiday seasons. A round-up of recent contributions.

January 2016

2016-jan-dragon-den-BradleyPor-150x150 Helping grad students fine tune how they talk about their research for different audiences, by making it a (collegial) competition à la Dragon’s Den / elevator pitch session.

November 2015

2015 november adelle blackett150x150Research publications, awards, promotions, conference participation, public talks and op-eds, to name a few: professors at the Faculty maintain active and incredibly busy schedules, and the following is just a sample of their activities.