Department of Law and Legal Studies

Department of Law and Legal Studies

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Attend our JurisTalks and Chet Mitchell Memorial lectures!

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Why our Law & Legal Studies program is the right choice

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Welcome

The Department of Law and Legal Studies offers Canada’s premier programs for the interdisciplinary
study of law. These innovative programs explore the dynamic interaction between law and
society nationally, transnationally and internationally.

News

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Oct 1| JurisTalk with Sarah Keenan

The first JurisTalk of the Fall 2014 term takes place today! Wednesday, October 1st 3pm | Room D492, Loeb Building Special guest, Sarah Keenan, will present her work, “Subversive Properties: Law and the Production of Spaces of Belonging“.This seminar explores the relationship between... More

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‘LLS Outlaws’ join together for Terry Fox 2014

Our Department rallied together with twenty-four faculty, students, and staff members (including the Dean of the FPA, Andre Plourde) to form the LLS Outlaws, a team that participated in the Terry’s CAUSE on Campus, the campus-based run organized by the Terry Fox Foundation on September 14th.... More

Friday, September 26th, 2014 in Events Feed for all posts filed under Events, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Prof. Buss on CBC’s The Current

Did you miss Prof. Doris Buss on CBC’s The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti this past Thursday morning? Don’t worry! You can still tune into the discussion. Prof. Buss adds her perspective to the topic of sexual violence, noting that rape should not always be called an act of terror.... More

Friday, September 19th, 2014 in Faculty in the News Feed for all posts filed under Faculty in the News, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Prof. Hamilton inducted into Royal Society of Canada

Our own Prof. Sheryl Hamilton has been named as one of two Carleton inductees into the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), among the inaugural cohort of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. The inductees represent the emerging generation of scholarly, scientific and artistic leadership... More

Friday, September 19th, 2014 in Awards Feed for all posts filed under Awards, Faculty in the News Feed for all posts filed under Faculty in the News, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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PhD Legal Studies student Safiyah Rochelle awarded OGS

Congratulations to PhD Legal Studies student Safiyah Rochelle, who has recently been awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS)! Safiyah’s research¬†interests include the construction of racialized bodies within legal regimes, legal imaginaries and knowledge, and violence and visuality.... More

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 in Graduate news Feed for all posts filed under Graduate news, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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