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2 doctoral students recognized for redefining and reimagining future of mental-health-care access and environmental justice

Sandy Rao and Chetna Khandelwal win 2023 Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarships

Tribute in Memory of Dr. Zia Rahman

Dr. Zia Rahman, dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Dhaka, and a double alumnus of the Department of Sociology, University of Calgary, died unexpectedly on Saturday 23 March 2024

Appointments - Office of the Dean

The Faculty of Arts announces interim Associate Dean, Research roles

Campus comes together on National Day of Remembrance of Québec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia

UCalgary community reflects on devastating attack 7 years ago and action moving forward

27th Canadian Ethnic Studies Association Biennial Conference / 27e Conférence biennale de la Société Canadienne d’Études Ethniques

November 14-16, 2024 University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Canada / 14 au 16 Novembre 2024 Université de l’ Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Canada

In the news

In the News Kevin McQuillan, Sociology, in Calgary Sun

Small towns near Calgary could see influx of residents in coming years

In the News Pallavi Banerjee, Sociology, in City News

Yari Collective at University of Calgary hosts Newcomers Youth Anti-Racism meeting

In the News Jenny Godley, Sociology, in CTV

Implications of a falling birth rate

In the News Jenny Godley, Sociology, in CTV News

Implications of a falling birth rate

In the News Pallavi Banerjee, Sociology, in CBC News Calgary

Number of non-permanent residents in Alberta soared to 180,000 at the end of 2023

Francine Cunningham - Calgary Distinguished Writers Program Wrap-Up Event, University of Calgary

Calgary Distinguished Writers Program Wrap-Up Event

Join Francine Cunningham as she reads work created during her residency, along with community members she had the privilege to work with on their writing and participants in the Indigenous Writer’s Circle.

May 29, 2024
6:30–8:30 p.m. 
Gallery Hall, TFDL

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