VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Conflict and climate change lead to a rise in global hunger

Last year about 11 per cent of the total human population (approximately…
October 10, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Keeping global warming to 1.5 degrees: really hard, but not impossible

The Paris climate agreement has two aims: “holding the increase…
October 3, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – How can immigrant scientists give back to their homelands?

Immigrant scientists play a vital role in the science and engineering…
September 26, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Acid attacks are on the rise and toxic masculinity is the cause

Lucia Annibali, victim of an acid attack in Italy, walks in Rome…
September 6, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – How wildfires could radically change forests — and your life

Wildfires may grow more frequent and intense in North America…
August 11, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Fundamental Research and Applied Research: A continuum or a divide?

Labels are common and convenient in today’s society. For example,…
August 2, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – More border resources for migrants is not a solution

Desperate asylum seekers are crossing the Canadian border, and…
May 2, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – The Cafeteria Conundrum: 8 Ways to Encourage Healthy Eating in Our Schools

Schools are tasked with a difficult and sometimes controversial…
April 7, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – From the Tea Party to the Trump Party and Beyond

In an article published earlier this year in The Atlantic, Molly…
March 27, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Counting the Victims of Islamophobia

In recent weeks, political purveyors of “common sense” would…
March 9, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Engaging the Media in Troubled Times

To invite sociologists to engage with the media at this particular…
February 27, 2017/by Russel MacDonald

VOICES OF THE COLLEGE – Women’s Rights Are Human Rights: the intersectionality of the Women’s March on January 21, 2017

Seeing the images of women and men around the world marching…
February 7, 2017/by Russel MacDonald