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Research

December 8, 2017

The Impact of Culture on Gender Variance

The Bryan/Gruhn Graduate Anthropology Research Award enabled Kevin Laxamana to conduct his research on the ground in Asia read more »

October 13, 2017

Life is a Highway

Unapologetically joyful, Indigenous author and playwright Tomson Highway reaches across communities to breathe life into Indigenous experiences read more »

August 17, 2017

Canada 150 Guest Post: Artists in Canada have much to be thankful for

Funding from numerous sources ensures we are working towards a creative and innovative society read more »

August 10, 2017

July 10, 2017

Advancing digital literacy in an era of big data

Text analysis tool developed by Geoffrey Rockwell and his team garners national award read more »

May 24, 2017

Reading from the Margins

Nat Hurley finds new meanings, new audiences in children’s literature read more »

March 29, 2017

Unplanned but not unprepared

For Pat Demers, a "serendipitous" career is nothing more than hard work meeting opportunity read more »

March 16, 2017

Words in the World

How we process language speaks volumes about who we are, but where we are may also matter, says linguist Juhani Järvikivi read more »

October 4, 2016

How radicalized are Canada’s prisons?

Sociologists Sandra Bucerius and Kevin Haggerty are looking to uncover the state of radicalization in Canada’s correctional facilities read more »

August 25, 2016

Anthropologist Todd Kristensen brings Alberta’s archeological history to life

The Heritage Art Series mixes art and storytelling to educate and inspire read more »

June 23, 2016

Guest Post: Thoughts on the Orlando shooting and the geopolitics of the Middle East

Was this an attack on the gay community or a statement on foreign policy? read more »

June 2, 2016

The unlikely link between credit reform and the planet

Economist discovers that a company’s access to credit pays dividends for the environment read more »

May 26, 2016

Guest Post: Why You Should Play Video Games

Instructor of popular Understanding Video Games course shares why games are so important to our society read more »

May 12, 2016

Ensuring every voice is heard

Associate professor Malinda Smith is trying to reframe how we look at issues of equity read more »

April 28, 2016

Votes and victories

On the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Alberta, political science professor Linda Trimble looks at how far we’ve come — and where we’re going next. read more »

March 3, 2016

Printmaker Sean Caulfield breaks new ground with AGA exhibition

"The Flood" is both sculpture and print, a duality that Caulfield welcomes read more »

February 25, 2016

Mamma Mia, (Queer) I Go Again!

Modern Languages & Cultural Studies prof John Eason teaches Scandinavia from A(BBA) to Q(ueer) read more »

January 28, 2016

Family Ties

Margot Challborn knows firsthand the exclusive nature of political policies on non-traditional families. Now, her research aims for inclusion. read more »