The "Citizenship, Governance and Diversity: Perspectives on and from Germany and Canada" workshop, organised by our Project Director Lori G. Beaman and Elke Winter, will be taking place at the University of Ottawa on June 2, 2015. This one-day workshop, within the framework of the 2015 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, will bring together scholars from both sides of the Atlantic, specifically from Germany and Canada in order to explore the questions that Canada and Germany now face as nation states. For more details, please click here.
We are pleased to announce that several Religion and diversity Project members will be participating in the 2015 Conference of the Canadian Society for the Study of Religion (CSSR) that will take place from May 30-June 2, 2015, at the University of Ottawa during Congress 2015. This conference will include participation from our Team Members Peter Beyer, Donald Boisvert, Paul Bramadat, Susan Palmer, Rubina Ramji, Michael Wilkinson, Samuel Reimer, Pamela Dickey Young, Postdoctoral Fellow May Al-Fartousi, Student Team Members Christine L. Cusack, Ian Alexander Cuthbertson, Stéphanie Gravel, Rosaria M. Tagliente, Alyshea Cummins, Scott Craig, Project Manager Heather Shipley and Research Associate Cathy Holtmann. Please click here for the conference program.
We would like to congratulate our Team Member Solange Lefebvre. On Wednesday May 20, 2015, her research chair at the University of Montréal received a generous donation from the BMO Bank of Montreal and was renamed "Research Chair for the Management of Cultural and Religious Diversity." Please click here for more information.