Angela Lee's research explores the intersections between new and emerging scientific and technological innovations, the environment, various forms of justice, and the law, particularly in the context of food and agriculture.
When Bill C-92, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families, became law in June of 2019, Professor Naiomi Metallic saw that her years of research and advocacy into improving the welfare of Indigenous children in Canada were finally crystallizing.
When third-year student Hilary Angrove moved from Calgary to attend Schulich Law, she discovered that the country swing dancing that was so popular in her hometown didn't exist in Halifax. She and her partner Mark Taylor started Coastal Country Halifax to build a country swing community here.
Although Jocelin d’Entremont (JD ’12) has been practicing fisheries law and marine law at Hood Fraser d’Entremont Law Firm in Yarmouth, N.S., since 2013, his personal connection to the sea dates back to his childhood.
The theme of the second annual Purdy Crawford Workshop, which will take place Sept. 26–28 at the Schulich School of Law, is “The Role of Business Regulation in Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals.”
The 2019 recipient of the Schulich School of Law’s Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service is Fred Fountain, CM, LLD (LLB ’74), a lawyer, businessman, and philanthropist and a former chancellor of Dalhousie University.