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UPCOMING EVENTS

April 29, 2016: Film Screening of Unearthing Disaster followed by Q&A with directors

May 9, 2016: Speaking of Faith - From the Left panel discussion

All events are free unless indicated otherwise.

Archived News and Events

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The School for International Studies provides the editorial office of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies/Revue canadienne d'études du développement

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

View important announcement regarding the practicum/semester abroad component of the International Studies major, honours and joint major programs here.

April 25, 2016: The Human Security Report Project is featured on SFU's 50th anniversary celebration.

April 21, 2016: Shayna Plaut will be going to the Office for the High Commissioner of Human Rights in Geneva for an  "Expert roundtable on  changing the public narrative on migration: promoting tolerance and countering xenophobia against migrants,." She will be screening Strangers at Home with the twenty media makers, policy makers and advocates working on how to use media as a way to reframe the anti migrant and refugee narratives.

April 20-22, 2016: Jeff Checkel will be giving talks at the University of Konstanz, Germany ('Socialization and Violence') and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zuerich ('Data Access and Research Transparency [DA-RT]: Implications for Qualitative Methods'), and be holding a PhD workshop ('Process Tracing - Theory & Practice') at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.

April 16 , 2016 Shayna Plaut will be presenting a co-authored piece (with Viktor Varjú) "Media mirrors? Framing Hungarian Romani Migration to Canada in Hungarian and Canadian press," at the Association for the Study of Nationalities.

April 5, 2016: 'A disappointing finale for Obama's nuclear summits' by Paul Meyer.