Prof. Shaheen Shariff invited as Keynote Speaker to the International Association of Women Judges

Dr. Shaheen Shariff was recently invited to address a meeting of members of the National Association of Women Judges (USA) visiting Montreal.

Published: 24 Nov 2017

PhD Candidate and Research Assistant Chloe Garcia received the DISE Mentorship Excellence Graduate Award

Congratulations to Chloe Garcia on earning the Mentorship Excellence Graduate Award from the Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE).

Published: 23 Nov 2017

Dr. Shariff at the National Conference on Campus Sexual Assault for Higher Education Administrators

Dr. Shaheen Shariff will be presenting as a keynote speaker at the 3rd Annual National Conference on Campus Sexual Assault for Higher Education Administrators. 

Published: 20 Nov 2017

Dr. Shariff at the European Conference on Domestic Violence

In early September, Professor Shariff presented the IMPACTS project at the II European Conference on Domestic Violence in Porto, Portugal to an international audience. Dr.

Published: 19 Nov 2017

Climate Surveys on Campus Sexual Violence (for students)

On October 19, 2017, full time McGill students should have received one of two anonymous Climate Surveys on Campus Sexual Violence (for students), based on a random selection whereby 18,000 students received Climate Survey on Sexual Violence 1, and 18,000 students received Climate Survey on Sexual Violence 2. We are pleased to note that many students have completed or partially completed the surveys.

Published: 8 Nov 2017

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