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17th Biennial Symposium on Violence & Aggression
Posted in Politics & Society
May 6, 2018 to May 9, 2018
The Biennial Symposium on Violence & Aggression has been a collaborative effort of the Regional Psychiatric Centre, Correctional Service Canada, and the University of Saskatchewan since 1986.
Conference registration and more information: http://www.usask.ca/cfbsjs/va_symposia/VA2018/index.php
The Biennial Symposium on Violence & Aggression has been a collaborative effort of the Regional Psychiatric Centre, Correctional Service Canada, and the University of Saskatchewan since 1986. Targeted to front-line workers, as well as clinicians and other professionals and administrators in criminal justice and forensic mental health, the Symposium translates research and theory into practice and provides an opportunity to highlight excellence and innovation within a variety of correctional and criminal justice environments.
Lisa Allgaier, Director General, Aboriginal Initiatives Directorate, Correctional Service Canada, on Current Issues and Initiatives with Indigenous Offenders
Nick Carleton, Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Regina, and
Dr. Rose Ricciardelli, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Memorial University, on Impacts of Operational and Organizational Stress on Public Safety Personnel
Gord Garner, Executive Director, Community Addictions Peer Support Association, and Chair of Recovery Day Ottawa on The Unexpected Journey to a Gentle Considerate Life – A Recovery Story
Daryl Kroner, Professor, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Southern Illinois University on Toward an Integrated Model of Violence and Mental Health
and many more ...
USask historian awarded Royal Society’s Tyrrell Medal
Posted on 2018-09-18
Bill Waiser, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, recognized for outstanding contributions to the field of Canadian history
The Global Cafe
Posted on 2018-09-11
Food, friends and great discussion!
International Studies Program 50th Anniversary Gala and Dinner
Posted on 2018-09-06
2018 is the 50th anniversary of the International Studies program, one of the first interdisciplinary programs at the University of Saskatchewan. is the 50th anniversary of the International Studies Program, one of the first interdisciplinary programs at the University of Saskatchewan
The First Right: Self-Determination and International History
Posted on 2018-09-06
Historian Brad Simpson of the University of Connecticut discusses self-determination and what it means for sovereignty and human rights in the 21st century
U of S researcher awarded Banting Fellowship
Posted on 2018-07-19
Maaike Helmus and her supervisor Mark Olver will study risk assessment tools to help courts determine whether inmates are likely to re-offend