SJS themed research topics receives Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Award



Laquian Maya, Gender Studies and Global Development studies; received a Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Award (JCURA) for 2022-2023. Research topic: Policy Barriers Across Borders: Identifying and Supporting Human Trafficking Survivors in B.C. and Beyond. Faculty supervisor: Laura Parisi.


Linnea Burke Political Science and Environmental Studies, received a Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Award (JCURA) for 2022-2023. Research topic: "Challenging fast fashion: Addressing the environmental impacts of the global clothing industry in the global south". Many major textile brands and manufacturers have launched a variety of efforts directed towards mitigating these negative impacts. This research project will explore and map some of the 'proactive' and 'reactive' strategies put forward by companies. Faculty supervisor: Dr. Marlea Clarke)


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