FASS in Dal News
Shared humanity: Michaëlle Jean discusses hope in despairing times at Shaar Shalom Lecture
Against the backdrop of an oft-distressing global political climate, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean (former Governor General of Canada) brought an inspiring message of hope to Dal’s annual Shaar Shalom Lecture this week, one forged in humanity’s common bonds and inspired by a new generation of leaders and change makers.
Will Canada's young voters turn out or tune out?
For the first time, Canada's young voters make up a majority of the potential electorate — but whether they'll be motivated to head to the polls this month like they did four years ago is still an open question.
Grad profile: Mastering her creativity
For her master’s thesis, Emily Fraser conducted research on the craft economy on Cape Breton Island, investigating how craft practice and production is bound up in place and purpose.
Love in a time of too much information: Fountain School season kicks off
Love and Information, which opens this week in the David Mack. Murray Studio, explores love in the modern age through a unique production featuring interchangeable scenes, compelling settings and stellar performances.
News from FASS
Response to the Scholarly Panel to Examine Lord Dalhousie’s History on Slavery and Race
Dalhousie University’s response to the report of the Scholarly Panel to Examine Lord Dalhousie’s History on Slavery and Race is now available online. You can find it alongside the full report at the Lord Dalhousie Panel’s website: dal.ca/LordDalPanel.
Edward Snowden to discuss global privacy at Dal Alumni Days event ‑ May 30
FASS Dean Frank Harvey to moderate the talk
Winners of the 2019 FASS Essay Competition
This year's winners are students from the departments of History and Sociology & Social Anthropology
FASS celebrates award recipients and retirees
Several FASS faculty members honoured at awards reception
7th Annual Meeting of the Atlantic Medieval and Early Modern Group
October 25, 2019 3:30 PM
The Cuban Revolution at 60 - International Conference
October 31, 2019 7:00 PM
Stokes Seminar: "Patronage, Genre, and Scholar-Bureaucracy: The Trans-Imperial Career of Khvandamir (d. 1534)"
November 1, 2019 3:30 PM
Stokes Seminar: "Imperial Encounters in Sri Lanka: Pluriversal Sovereignty and the State"
November 8, 2019 3:30 PM