Faculty of Public Affairs

Faculty of Public Affairs

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What Can You Do With a Degree from the Faculty of Public Affairs?

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Welcome

The Faculty of Public Affairs brings together diverse academic units that prepare graduates to address regional and global challenges with the aim of building better societies.  Our graduates are leaders in fields such as politics, media and communications, economics, international relations, and law. They are, quite literally, changing the world around them.

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News

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Every moment has a history behind it.

Register here for Merlyna Lim’s talk on November 6th. Carleton University’s Newest Canada Research Chair Studies the Communication of Revolutions “A moment cannot be created without history. What happened prior to that is much more important than the moment itself.” –Merlyna... More

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Facts and Fears: How Canadians Perceive the Risk of Ebola

Researchers from the Faculty of Public Affairs are making headlines in light of the recent outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in West Africa, and the arrival of a case to the United States. Josh Greenberg, lead investigator of the Communication, Risk and Public Health Research Group, and... More

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Wide-ranging discussion at first Author Meets Readers event

How has Twitter changed television news? Is the prevalence of social media improving journalism? Those are a few of the topics Banting Fellow Dr. Rena Bivens addressed at an Author Meets Readers event on Thursday, October 2nd at Irene’s Pub. Several members of the Carleton faculty, as well as the... More

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Professors praised for forging research connections on campus, in Canada, and abroad.

Three researchers from the Faculty of Public Affairs have won 2014 Carleton University Research Prizes.Frances Abele, a professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration, won the prize for research and academic impact; Law and Legal Studies Professor Doris Buss won the prize for... More

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Riddell Political Management Students Meet with Canadian Leaders

Master’s students at the Clayton H. Riddell Graduate Program in PoliticalManagementspend much of their time comparing the strategies of politicians such as Jason Kenney, Justin Trudeau, and Kathleen Wynne in the classroom. At the Canada 2020 conference, which was held in Ottawa on October 2... More

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