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.

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Oct. 23 | Workshop: OGS/SSHRC Applications

Are you looking to apply for OGS and/or SSHRC funding, but could use a bit of assistance on the application process? No problem! Dr. Dale Spencer and Dr. Dawn Moore will host a Workshop on OGS/SSHRC Applications on Thursday, October 23rd, with the aim of reviewing various aspects that are pertinent... More

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Special Notice | Closed on Thanksgiving

Please note that the Department of Law and Legal Studies’ main office will be closed on the following date: Monday, October 13, 2014 Thanksgiving Day The main office will re-open in accordance with its regular hours (8:30am to 4:30pm) on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Enjoy your holiday!... More

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Oct. 9 | Chet Mitchell Memorial lecture

NEW LOCATION: Room 302, Azrieli Theatre The Fall 2014 Chet Mitchell Memorial lecture welcomes as its presenter, Dr. Audra Simpson (Columbia University)! The lecture, “The Chief’s Two Bodies: Theresa Spence and the Gender of Settler Colonialism”, is an examination of the geopolitical logic of... More

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From the Chair: Remembering Dorothea Wayand

Dorothea Wayand, a longtime member of this Department and former Chair, passed away on September 21st in her 92nd year. She was first a contract instructor in the Department of Political Science in St. Patrick’s College in 1968, and was jointly appointed a professor in the Departments of Law and... More

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Prof. Buss and Prof. Hamilton awarded Carleton Research Prizes

Congratulations to Prof. Doris Buss and Prof. Sheryl Hamilton! Both professors were recently awarded Carleton Research Prizes during the Passion for Research Lunch. As Kim Matheson, Vice-President (Research and International) notes, these awards “are given to researchers who not only have... More

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