Latest News - Page6

We are so very proud of your innumerable accomplishments, in academic and activist arenas alike. No mere degree, that vaunted but decidedly inadequate imprimatur for dazzling minds, can attest to all you have both achieved, aspire to and will continue to accomplish.     Nicole has been our indomitable Research Coordinator extraordinaire for the past year, and…

Read more

We want to express our enormous gratitude to the broader current team of indispensable SHiFT lab volunteers! Our intrepid team: Camara Azubuike, Susan Chow, Tristan D’Cruz, Krisoula Kotassidis, and Chloe Strickland. Without your hard labour, nibble adaptation to new modalities for research conduct, commitment to the lab’s epistemic and empirical vision, and adroit capacity for…

Read more

Check this out! Inside out has revealed their full film lineup for the 30th annual festival. They will be showcasing 150 films, and 9 episodic series representing 30 different countries! 🎥 Can’t physically attend? Fear not! The inside out festival will take place online for anyone in Ontario and will feature special drive-in events from October…

Read more

Please consider joining us in tuning into a virtual evening with author/journalist/activist Desmond Cole, author of The Skin We’re In on July 28th at 7:00 PM. Click the link below to learn more about this important event. Not to be missed! https://www.facebook.com/events/286557819130134?active_tab=about

Read more

We would also like to take this moment to share this amazing list of Pride 2020 events and resources compiled by our lab director, Dr. Maria Gurevich! Though Pride looks a lot different this year, it is arguably more important than ever. We are thinking of the many injustices that face the members of the…

Read more

As mentioned in our previous post, we would like to share this list of resources so that we may continue to educate ourselves and take as much action as we are able to. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HAj88DazFQlNP-fBfbJhrwOb9z_Mmxx_pRmEGV7Fyds/edit?usp=sharing In solidarity with BLM, The SHiFT Lab

Read more

The SHiFT Lab stands with Black Lives Matter. We are here to listen and to educate ourselves further about the historical and current systemic anti-Black racism that Black people face everyday in Canada, the U.S., and around the World. At this time, we would like to share two articles addressing the recent murder of George…

Read more

Time to celebrate! 🥳 Both our SHiFT Lab PhD candidates, Stephanie Cosma, MA, and Emily Thomas, MA, have been awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarships in the amount of $15,000 each. We are very proud of you, Steph and Emily! In such unprecedented and uncertain times as these, we are glad to know you have these funds in your…

Read more

Hot off the press! Our SHiFT PhD candidate, Stephanie Cosma M.A., in collaboration with Dr. Maria Gurevich, have a new publication! Cosma, S., & Gurevich, M. (2020). Securing sex: Embattled masculinity and the pressured pursuit of women’s bodies in men’s online sex advice. Feminism & Psychology, 30(1), 42–62. doi: 10.1177/0959353519857754 Full pdf available on our…

Read more