November 10, 2015: Celebration of Latin American Studies at SFU.  Details TBA.  Hold the date!

Archived News and Events


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


July 13, 2015: A nuclear agreement in need of Canadian leadership by adjunct professor Paul Meyer.

July 3, 2015: Andrew Mack will be receiving an honorary doctorate from the University of Essex later this month.

June 30, 2015: Citations to the CJDS/la Revue have jumped up again in 2014! The journal now has an Impact Factor of 1.031, compared with 0.776 in 2013 (Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports). Congrats to John Harriss and Elizabeth Cooper, who are on the editorial board, and to the editorial team here at SIS.

June 29, 2015: Congratulations to John Harriss and Martha Snodgrass for yet another Serial Publication, University Publication Fund Grant award in support of their work with the Canadian Journal of Development Studies.

June 23, 2015: Jennifer Wilmot's (MA 2014) capstone project was recently published in Contemporary Arab Affairs. Read her article titled 'A commitment to politics: the trajectory of the Muslim Brotherhood during Egypt's 2011–13 political opening' here.

June 18, 2015: Adjunct Professor Paul Meyer speaks on the cyber attacks on Canadian government websites this past Wednesday to the Vancouver Sun.

June 15, 2015: Congratulations to IS undergraduate student, Alissa Sutton, recipient of this year's Ted and Emily McWhinney Scholarship in International Studies!