Guest Lecture by Dr. Jaclyn Wong, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of South Carolina.
Date: Friday March 29,2019
Location: Leacock 738
"Negotiating Competing Desires: How Young Professionals Make Career and Family Decisions."
PhD Candidate, Lysandre Champagne(2018) won a 20000$ BMO Doctoral Fellowship in Montreal Studies from the McGill Center for Interdisciplinary Research(https://www.mcgill.ca/centre-montreal/bmo-doctoral-and-postdoctoral-scholarships).
Professor Vang received a $1.3 million CIHR grant to support her longitudinal research with Inuit childbirth evacuees from Nunavik. Through integrated Knowledge Transfer(iKT) activities, the project builds on existing strengths in Inuit communities to support women and their babies.
Professor Barry Eidlin published an op-ed in the Washington Post entitled "Los Angeles teachers just proved that the common wisdom about unions is wrong" on what the 2019 Los Angeles teachers’ strike can tell us about U.S. labour’s prospects.