“But, where are you really from?”

Conference Highlights, Keynote Speakers, Panels and Plenary

Dr. Debra Thompson, Associate Professor of Political Science and Canada Research Chair in Racial Inequality in Democratic Societies, McGill University

“It Changed Every Part of My Life”: Harassment and Violence in Canadian Workplaces

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Notwithstanding decades of research and advocacy, changes in federal and provincial legislation across Canada, and social movements such as #MeToo and #TimesUp catapulting workplace harassment and violence into the media … Read more “It Changed Every Part of My Life”: Harassment and Violence in Canadian Workplaces

10 years after the ‘Maple Spring’: Legacies, strikes, and movements for change in the education system and beyond

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Ten years ago, Québec witnessed the “Maple Spring,” a general student strike that emerged in early 2012 and transformed into a popular movement with broad mobilizations lasting through the summer. … Read more 10 years after the ‘Maple Spring’: Legacies, strikes, and movements for change in the education system and beyond

Challenges and Opportunities: Perspectives on Indigenizing and Decolonizing the Social Sciences in Higher Education

Conference Highlights, Panels and Plenary

Simultaneous translation in French This panel will bring together academics and administrators working towards Indigenization and/or decolonization across their varied fields and units as well as sociopolitical contexts. Panelists will speak to both the challenges and opportunities associated … Read more Challenges and Opportunities: Perspectives on Indigenizing and Decolonizing the Social Sciences in Higher Education