Janet Harvey | Work of Arts
Janet Harvey | Work of Arts

Articles by Janet Harvey

August 25, 2017

Shining a light on the injustices of farm workers’ lives

Arts alumna Shirley McDonald’s book of essays helped inform the debate around controversial provincial legislation read more »

October 20, 2016

A Man of Many Talents

Economics alumnus Brian Menges has found career success by dabbling in everything from mortgage lending to environmental technology read more »

March 31, 2016

Making Magic

Theatre design grad brings puppet-making expertise to the Edmonton arts community read more »

November 26, 2015

Shaping the human voice

Alumnus Rob Curtis’s love of choirs and conducting is more than a job — it’s a way to give back read more »

September 24, 2015

Something from Nothing

Shelley Du's quilt project united a community of seniors and helped her find her career path read more »

September 18, 2015

Breaking new ground, connecting to the past

Karaoke rekindled a passion that would become a lifelong mission for Alumni Centenary Award winner read more »

May 5, 2015

The Making of a Feminist Figure Girl

Art history professor Lianne McTavish turned her research lens on herself as she transformed into a physique competitor read more »

February 26, 2015

Forging her own path, blazing a trail for others

Professor and Arts alumna Heidi Janz has become a voice for people with disabilities read more »

February 5, 2015

Women in conflict and peace

Political science professor Siobhan Byrne examines feminist activism in the Northern Ireland and Israel/Palestine conflicts read more »

January 29, 2015

The ever after of Padma Viswanathan

Arts alumna and Giller finalist earns critical acclaim for her latest novel read more »

December 17, 2014

A personal connection

Anthropology professor Kisha Supernant explores Métis archaeological sites while unearthing some of her own heritage read more »

November 6, 2014

Building modern tools for native languages

Linguistics professor Antti Arppe creates software that may help speakers of Plains Cree use the language in all aspects of modern life read more »

August 13, 2014

Using language as a lens

Sociolinguist Jennifer Dailey-O’Cain examines how Dutch and German youth use English in online conversations and what that can teach us about their national ideologies read more »

July 2, 2014

Much depends on dinner

Edmonton food icon and Arts alumna Gail Hall finds new ways to share her love of good food read more »

May 7, 2014

Gender, culture, race and identity in Africa and Canada

Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika’s research straddles two continents, examining women’s struggles to create identity and build community. read more »