Faculty of Social Science and Humanities
April 25, 2017
The university’s newest international agreement was signed in March with Nanjing Xiaozhuang University (NXZU), a comprehensive, undergraduate university in Jiangsu Province (Ontario’s sister province in China).
April 18, 2017
In preparation for the consolidation of the Education and Social Science Libraries into one location at the 61 Charles Street Building, the Education Library at 11 Simcoe Street (Education Building) will close on Monday, May 1. Staff will remain on site until the official moving date later in the month.
April 13, 2017
On March 27, Paikin offered many fascinating stories to a large crowd at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. He was the featured speaker at this year’s Dean's Public Lecture Series hosted by the Faculty of Social Science and Humanities.
April 12, 2017
Running and walking are usually rewarding activities in their own right–but the ninth-annual Campus Charity Walk and Run for the Boys and Girls Club of Durham (BGCD) made lacing up shoes even more fulfilling.
April 10, 2017
What do an ex-gang member, an ex-organized criminal, an ex-right wing extremist and a Muslim activist all have in common? A lot more than one might expect.
March 15, 2017
A world of opportunity will open in the coming years to students and researchers at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. The university’s expanding international outreach now includes three new partnership agreements with three leading universities in Europe.
March 13, 2017
The University of Ontario Institute of Technology is built on a promise to develop strength and capacity through research, innovation and partnerships. This promise is also supported by four core values expressed in our Strategic Plan.
March 13, 2017
The University of Ontario Institute of Technology generates exceptional student outcomes in a dynamic learning environment. As a regional hub for innovation and impactful research, the university regularly attracts community leaders, subject matter experts and high-profile personalities to campus.
March 07, 2017
Figuratively and literally, a Poet Laureate has a way with words. On February 27, the University of Ontario Institute of Technology’ discovered this in real life as Dr. George Elliott Clarke, Canada’s Parliamentary Poet Laureate shared a selection of his works at a Black History Month celebration.
March 06, 2017
These were among the topics examined March 2 by two of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology’s leading researchers as the Office of the Vice-President, Research, Innovation and International hosted the annual Research Excellence Award Speaker Series.
Distinguished academic leader and sustainable development advocate appointed new Dean of Social Science and Humanities
March 03, 2017
The University of Ontario Institute of Technology announces the appointment of Peter Stoett, PhD, as Dean of the Faculty of Social Science and Humanities, effective Monday, July 17.
February 15, 2017
The University of Ontario Institute of Technology’s (UOIT) Faculty of Social Science and Humanities (FSSH) will welcome David Lepofsky to campus on Wednesday, March 1 as guest speaker in the Legal Studies program’s Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series.
National and international journalists continue to seek expertise of hate crime researcher Barbara Perry, PhD
February 08, 2017
Journalists are seeking Dr. Barbara Perry’s perspectives as they search for context about the unspeakable January 29 attack inside a Quebec City mosque that killed six worshippers. Dr. Perry is also in demand to explain a surge in right-wing extremist views in the United States, and in Canada, in the weeks following the election of President Donald Trump.
February 06, 2017
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visited the University of Ontario Institute of Technology today, where she met with students and discussed student debt, the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), and other current topics of interest.