Faculty of Public Affairs

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Why Choose Public Affairs?

Find out about undergraduate and graduate programs in Public Affairs

Find out about undergraduate and graduate programs in Public Affairs... View more

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One Hour to Success

Weekly lunchtime forum to connect FPA students with services on campus

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Where could your degree take you?
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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.

Learn more about our directions and priorities in Moving FPA Forward

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Student Diplomacy in Mozambique

NPSIA students will work in the Canadian High Commission As the Canadian government expands its presence in the African country of Mozambique, graduate students from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs have been invited to work first-hand with diplomats on the ground in Maputo.... More

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Hundreds Turn Out for Roméo Dallaire Event

FPA Reads Honours Dallaire’s Book on Rwandan Genocide Lt-Gen Romeo Dallaire arrived with a message for the hundreds of students who greeted him at a Carleton auditorium on November 12–it’s your time to lead. “Become activists. Engage. Don’t wait for the other generation, push them... More

Friday, November 14th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Student’s View of the United Nations

 International Affairs Student Writes First-Hand Account of United Nations Visit By Ben Rabinovitch, MA Candidate, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs  The floor of the UN General Assembly’s First Committee fell silent as the Chair called upon the delegate of the Russian Federation... More

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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From Fair Trade to Fresh Fish: The Eco-label Phenomenon

For the conscientious coffee drinker, the grocery store shelf offers an array of options: fair trade, shade grown, organic, small batch, and more. This is not unique to coffee. From the paper one buys for the home printer to the airline flight one takes to visit relatives or to rejuvenate on a... More

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 in Groundbreaking Research Feed for all posts filed under Groundbreaking Research, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Journalism student preps CNN star for Ottawa shooting coverage

It was a lesson unlike any she will get in the classroom. Just six weeks into the two-year graduate journalism program Kelly Hobson was in the right place when CNN called an hour after the Parliament Hill shootings on Oct. 22. The network needed someone on the ground to help out as it prepared... More

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 in News Feed for all posts filed under News

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