Topic: academia


On Trigger Warnings in Academia

Those of us in favour of trigger warnings aren’t even asking that sexual assault be treated with kid gloves. Rather, we are asking people ... [ more ]

Those of us in favour of trigger warnings aren’t even asking that sexual assault ... [ more ]

Those of us in favour of trigger warnings aren’t even asking that sexual assault be treated with kid gloves. ... [ more ]

What the York University Strike Has Taught me About Self-Care For Caring Professionals

Self-care is a great feminist idea, but like Virginia Woolf’s endorsement theory that every woman should have a room of one’s own, it’s also ... [ more ]

Self-care is a great feminist idea, but like Virginia Woolf’s endorsement theory that every ... [ more ]

Self-care is a great feminist idea, but like Virginia Woolf’s endorsement theory that every woman should have a room ... [ more ]

Poster from Equality Within Reach showing a skirt and the caption "Short Skirts Don't Rape. Rapists Rape"

Why We Need to Have Classroom Discussions About Campus Assaults

by Madison Trusolino. This piece is dedicated to her students who strive to learn, and trust, and who keep her energized when exhausted.  The recent ... [ more ]

by Madison Trusolino. This piece is dedicated to her students who strive to learn, and ... [ more ]

by Madison Trusolino. This piece is dedicated to her students who strive to learn, and trust, and who keep her ... [ more ]

My Reality: Racism in Academia, Then and Now

by Emily Yakashiro One year ago I had the privilege of graduating from the University of British Columbia with my Bachelor of Arts. More ... [ more ]

by Emily Yakashiro One year ago I had the privilege of graduating from the ... [ more ]

by Emily Yakashiro One year ago I had the privilege of graduating from the University of British Columbia with ... [ more ]

Broadening the Conversation about Adrienne Pine

by Susan Harper When the story of American University anthropology professor Adrienne Pine breastfeeding her child in class first broke, I admit I was ... [ more ]

by Susan Harper When the story of American University anthropology professor Adrienne Pine breastfeeding ... [ more ]

by Susan Harper When the story of American University anthropology professor Adrienne Pine breastfeeding her child in class first ... [ more ]