SSHRC has recently launched its annual Storytellers contest, challenging postsecondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research affects our lives, our world and our future prosperity.
The Federal government recently announced the creation of 10,000 paid internships to help Canadian students better prepare for the modern-day workforce. Fulfilling a budget commitment, the government is investing $221 million in Mitacs, providing students with career-building opportunities while also helping Canadian companies innovate and compete globally.
Doctoral student Siobhán Airey, a member of the Human Rights Research and Education Centre at the Faculty of Law, recently presented at two conferences in the United Kingdom arising from her IRC-EU Marie-Curie Fellowship.
On October 17, 2017, doctoral student Alexandre Genest defended his PhD dissertation, entitled “Performance Requirement Prohibitions in International Investment Law”, as part of a double PhD programme at the University of Ottawa and the University of Leiden, the oldest university in the Netherlands.