All posts by Laura Taman

Funding Opportunity- Northern Scientific Training Program

Northern Scientific Training Program Internal Application Deadline: Friday November 18, 2016 The Northern Scientific Training Program funds undergraduate and graduate thesis research in the natural, physical and social sciences and humanities. Online application form is at Background: In 1961, the federal government established the Northern Scientific Training Grants Program to encourage Canadian universities to train […]

Workshop organized by Dr. Ana Fraile- September 29

Please join us on Thursday September 29 for "Narratives of Resilience: Intersectional Approaches" a workshop organized by Robarts Visitor in Canadian Studies Dr. Ana Fraile from the University of Salamanca, Spain. Dr. Fraile along with Dr. Daniel Coleman and Dr. Susie O'Brien from McMaster University will discuss relevant issues in contemporary culture and literature in […]

Screening "Guardians of Eternity"

The Environmental Research Group at the Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies is pleased to announce our first event of the 2016-17 academic year. Professor John Sandlos from Memorial University of Newfoundland will be visiting York on Monday, September 19 to present a screening of a documentary film on the environmental legacies of the Giant Mine […]

First Robarts Centre Visiting Professors in Canadian Studies Announced

The Robarts Centre will welcome two international scholars in 2015-16 recipients of the new Visiting Professorship in Canadian Studies. Professor Shilpa Bhat will come to York University from the B. K. Majumdar Institute of Business Administration, Ahmedabad University, in Gujarat, India, where she teaches World literature and Indian literature in translation.... She is a specialist […]