Archive | November, 2015
UFV Delegation Visits India

UFV Delegation Visits India

In September of this year, two UFV Dean’s, the College of Arts Dean, Dr. Jacqueline Nolte and the Dean of Professional Studies, Dr. Tracy Ryder Glass, joined Dr. Peter Geller Vice Provost/Associate Vice President Academic in a trip to Northern India. This was the first trip for both Dr. Nolte and Dr. Glass. The objective of […]

CICS Partners with the Royal BC Museum to Stage an Intervention on Historical Discourse

CICS Partners with the Royal BC Museum to Stage an Intervention on Historical Discourse

Taken from the Royal BC Museum Media Release: November 21, 2015. To many people who grew up on Vancouver Island, the scent of fresh cut pine and the sight of stacked plywood evokes long held memories of the Indo Canadian community’s logging and forestry roots in British Columbia. But the historical accounts of logging and […]

CICS Opinion Featured on National Media

CICS Opinion Featured on National Media

With the recent appointment of the first turbaned Sikh, Mr. Harjit Singh Sajjan as Canada’s Minister of National Defense on November 4th, 2015, many media outlets reached out to the Centre for Indo Canadian Studies, and its Director, Ms. Satwinder Kaur Bains on the significance of this moment. According to the official website for the Prime […]