On 19 November, 2014, at the University of Alberta Convocation in the Jubilee Auditorium, 10 Political Science graduate students completed their program of study, and were awarded a PhD (Amee Barber), a MA Thesis-Based (Brigitte Pelletier Cisneros), or a MA Course-Based (Yu Bao, Raymond Cheung, Dilsora Fozilova, Kimberly Gamarro, Na Li, Justine Salam, Heather Stewart, and Kyle Wierks). Congratulations to all of the #UAlberta14 graduates, their teachers and supervisors, and families.
Congratulations to Blair Wade!
Her undergraduate paper for Dr. Trimble's Pol S 455 class last year has just been published in Spaces Between: An Undergraduate Feminist Journal. Check out her analysis the Canadian and American media coverage of Senator Wendy Davis' filibuster in the Texas Senate to prevent the passage of Senate Bill 5, a bill designed to restrict severely access to abortions.
Adjunct professor Dr. Robert Murray and Dr. Anita Dey Nuttall, Associate Director of the Canadian Circumpolar Institute, edit important new book on international relations in the Arctic.