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Dr. Leslie Robertson awarded first Canadian Council of Women Historians Book Prize in Women’s and Gender History

May 6, 2014

The Canadian Council of Women Historians has awarded Dr. Leslie Robertson (GRSJ Institute & Department of Anthropology) & Kwagu’l Gixsam Clan – Standing Up with Ga*axsta*las the very first CCWH Book Prize in Women’s and Gender History. It is awarded every two years to the best book published in the field in the previous two years, in […]


Op-ed in today’s Globe and Mail

March 31, 2014

Read Dr. Ayesha Chaudhry’s op-ed in today’s Globe and Mail … and then grab a copy of her newly published book.


Award for GRSJ Associate Professor

March 31, 2014

Dr. Juanita Sundberg, an Associate Professor at the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Glenda Laws Award.


Vancouver Sun story: Dr. Ayesha S. Chaudhry’s new book

March 31, 2014

We encourage you to read the Vancouver Sun story on Dr. Ayesha S. Chaudhry’s new book from Oxford University Press. You are welcome to join the book’s official launch: Domestic Violence and the Islamic Tradition.


Film festival sweep for PhD student

March 31, 2014

PhD student Joshua M. Ferguson of the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice has been sweeping the short film festival awards with Whispers of Life.