Current Colloquia

Thurs Mar. 8, 4pm Dr. Kevon Rhiney, "Climate Change, Global Imperialism and the Caribbean: Existential Threats or Developmental Crossroads?" SSC 2050

FALL 2017

 ~ Beforehand refreshments at 3:30 p.m. in SSC 5230 ~
October 5
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220   

Dr. Ted McDonald, Professor in Economics and Academic Director of the New Brunswick Research Data Centre, University of New Brunswick

"Retention of Immigrants and Refugees in NB: A Preliminary Quantitative Analysis Using Provincial Administrative Data"

October 19
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Brent McKenzie, Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies, University of Guelph

"'You're Not One of Us': Challenges and Opportunities as a Research 'Outsider' in the Baltic States"

October 26
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Daiva Stasiulis, Department of Sociology, Carleton University

"Respatializing Social Citizenship and Security Among Dual Citizens in the Lebanese Diaspora"

November 9
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
McKellar Theatre, UCC

Journeys of Migration
"We Are Not the Others.
We Are Just Like You."

This event is free, but registration is required.

December 7
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Michael Haan, Department of Sociology Canada Research Chair in Migration and Ethnic Relations, University of Western Ontario

"The Recruitment and Retention of International Students in Canada


January 11
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Prof. Ron McCallum, Professor Emeritus, Sydney University Law School and
Prof. Mary Crock, Professor of public law, University of Sydney

"Making Every Life Count: International Law and the Protection of Persons with Disabilities in Displacement"

January 25
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Brian Ray, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Environment, and Geomatics, and Vice Dean of Research, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa

"The Second Generation in Toronto: Exploring the Complexities of a “Triumphant Transitions” Narrative"

February 8
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Danièle Bélanger, Department of Geography, Laval University in Quebec

"Precarity Beyond Status: A Political Economy Analysis of Syrian Refugees' Incorporation into Turkey"

February 15
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Godwin Arku, Department of Geography, Western University

"What's the Yelling About? Interrogating Sanctuary City Rhetoric in Canada"

March 8
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
SSC 5220

Dr. Kevon Rhiney, Rutgers Climate Institute, Rutgers University in New Jersey

"Climate Change, Global Imperialismm and the Caribbean: Existential Threats or Developmental Crossroads?"