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George Abbott looks back at BC Liberals new era

George Abbott Looks Back at the BC Liberals New Era, and Doesn't Like What He Sees (Tyee) Alumnus George Abbott's thesis Prescription Before Diagnosis: The Dynamics of Public Policy Construction in the BC Liberal New Era, 2001-2005 looks at the first term of former premier Gordon Campbell. Colin Bennett comments on Abbott's time at UVic and their collaboration on this thesis.

Congratulations to Smith Oduro-Marfo on Early Research Prize

Grad student, Smith Oduro-Marfo, is one of four winners of the 2018 Surveillance & Society and the Surveillance Studies Network Early Career Researcher Prize for his paper: “Eyes on You while Your Eyes Are on God: State Surveillance of Religion in Ghana under the Provisional National Defence Council Regime.” Congratulations!!!

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