School Highlights

June 2014
Welcome to our re-designed and updated website! Check out our online magazine featuring articles about students, research, alumni and community projects!

June 12, 2014

It's Convocation Day for our Class of 2014! Find out more about these new grads via the Job Market Candidates page.  See Convocation article including list of MPP award recipients in our Magazine 

May 2014
Sasha Wiley-Shaw, 2nd year MPP student, featured on SFU Vancouver blog about what led her to choose SFU's program.

March 13, 2014
Policy Spotlight seminar with Dr. Paul Boothe, Director, Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management, Ivey Business School, Western University, on the topic Making Good Regulations

The process of developing federal regulations is changing in ways that have the potential to reduce their legitimacy in the eyes of key stakeholders. Dr. Boothe discussed the changes and ways to ensure that the social acceptance of regulations is preserved.

In the News

June 11, 2014 Xiaoyang Luo, MPP 2014 writes Canada would benefit form granting fathers paid time off in Vancouver Sun Read Op/Ed

June 2, 2014  Benn Proctor, MPP 2014 writes Time to reform Vancouver's antiquated taxi industry in Vancouver Sun Read Op/Ed

May 1, 2014 Read Op/Ed John Richards writes Why the First Nations Education Act deserves broad parliamentary support in Globe & Mail  Read article

May 2014 Read working paper by Dominique M. Gross,  Can a Temporary Foreign Worker Program be Effective? Learning from a Canadian Natural Experiment

April 29, 2014 MPP Alumnus Carey Doberstein writes Cities can't go it alone on homelessness - Ottawa has a big role to play in Globe & Mail  Read article 

April 24, 2014  Dominique M. Gross writes Where are the Labour Shortages? If only we knew in Globe & Mail Read article