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Research

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 »

January 11, 2016

Up Not Down – The Rise (and Rise) of Happiness

New UAlberta study finds it gets better as we age, refuting old claims that happiness slumps in midlife read more »

December 10, 2015

Magna Carta’s legacy transcends disciplines

Arts scholars weigh in on the historic document on exhibition in Edmonton read more »

December 3, 2015

The psychology of leadership

Leadership and "followership" are fluid designations, according to David Rast, and both have their own set of responsibilities read more »

November 19, 2015

Guest Post: Taking a stand against hate crimes

Hate crimes are underreported, according to Sociology PhD student Irfan Chaudhry read more »

November 14, 2015

Guest post: Writing opens many doors

Centre for Writers director Lucie Moussu shares the joy of supporting students read more »

November 5, 2015

Community Service-Learning changes the educational game

CSL’s new executive director reflects on experiences that transform students’ education and career paths read more »

October 29, 2015

Guest Post: Continuing the conversation about refugees

How can we respond to the refugee crisis in the most effective way? read more »

October 8, 2015

Prof takes on gender inequality in Nigeria

Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika uses a golden opportunity to challenge gender roles in African universities read more »

September 22, 2015

Guest Post: The fallacy of Middle East Exceptionalism

Conference addresses assumptions about the Middle East that oversimplify the region’s real issues read more »

July 30, 2015

Arts Explorers Summer Series: Ukraine’s new identity

A summer series about travel that transforms lives read more »

July 16, 2015

Italy for the Intellectually Curious Traveller

New Faculty of Arts Mosaic Course immerses adult learners in the cultural and historic life of Cortona read more »

May 20, 2015

Preserving Ukrainian culture in Canada

Newest member of UAlberta's Curator Hall of Fame is determined to keep Ukrainian culture alive and well in Canada 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 »

April 23, 2015

Creative collective breaks down the meaning of public health

Writing collective aims to get to the heart of issues in creative ways read more »

April 17, 2015

Sanctuary Project preserving Ukrainian religion in the Prairies, one church at a time

Part 4 of an in-depth look at the Arts-based KIAS Cluster Grant research projects read more »

April 10, 2015

Transforming the classroom

Professor Jana Grekul and her sociology students discuss their recent experience with a project-based approach to learning read more »

April 2, 2015

Modern tools for indigenous languages

Part 3 of an in-depth look at the Arts-based KIAS Cluster Grant research projects read more »