More from NEWS: Cyberbullying, Sexting and Digital Citizenship

classified as:
  • Dept. of Integrated Studies in Education
  • Faculty of Education
  • educ_fac
  • definetheline
  • External
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

“University community needs to reclaim leadership role,” writes Professor Shariff in La Presse opinion piece

In  a recent opinion piece contributed to French language newspaper La Presse, Professor Shaheen Shariff, director of McGill’s Define the Line projects, calls

Published: 1 Nov 2016

Le Devoir speaks to Define the Line's Dr. Shariff: analysis of University leaders' response in U Laval sexual assaults

"Rectors of Laval University and University of Ottawa were criticized over the weekend for their reaction to sexual scandals," wrote Isabelle Porter in part for 

Published: 24 Oct 2016

Professor Shariff speaks to CTV regarding string of sexual assaults at Laval U

Professor Shaheen Shariff, Director of the Define the Line projects, spoke to CTV's Genevieve Beauchemin this week regarding a string of sexual assaults that occurred over the weekend at Université Laval. Please click here to view the newscast.

Published: 18 Oct 2016

Over $10 million in SSHRC funding to support McGill research

Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2016

By Kathryn Jezer-Morton

Published: 29 Sep 2016

Quebec human rights commission denounces public misogyny

The Quebec human rights commission has recently rendered a decision regarding misogyny in public. For more details take a look at the Montreal Gazette website.

Published: 27 Mar 2015

University of Ottawa task force releases report on "Rape Culture"

Summary: A task force on respect and equality at the University of Ottawa has spent the past few months analyzing the events of early 2014, when the University became engulfed in the debate over sexual violence that has affected other postsecondary institutions in the past year. Two events involving the University community precipitated the conversation, while highlighting the challenges that universities face with regard to the issue of sexual violence.

Published: 18 Feb 2015

Online bullying: taking steps to heighten security features

Summary: After being acquired by three months ago, there have been many areas in which has needed new security features which, according to spokeswoman Valerie Combs, weren't put into place by its old Latvian owners....

Published: 16 Jan 2015