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Irene Bloemraad

With many key states too close to call, the US presidential election shows a deeply divided country. Our program director Irene Bloemraad's was asked for…

Professor Laverne Jacobs

Professor Laverne Jacobs has built a career dedicated to human rights and equality. Since 2007, she has taught at the University of Windsor in Ontario,…

Professor Vasanthi Venkatesh

A recent Canadian Studies colloquium on rights for migrant farmworkers in Canada made the news across the border. The McGill Tribune, affiliated…

Kirk Miller

Canadian Studies board member Kirk Miller is an architect, developer, and longtime program supporter. A native of Alberta, Kirk moved to the United States…

Irene Bloemraad

Canadian Studies director Irene Bloemraad recently appeared as a guest expert on an episode of the podcast "How to Talk to [Mami & Papi] About Anything…

Research

Desirée Valadares

The following photos and captions were produced by Desirée Valadares, who received a Hildebrand Fellowship in 2017 for…

Kimberly Huynh

Kimberly Huynh is a current environmental engineering PhD student at UC Berkeley, and a member of the Environmental Fluid Mechanics and Hydrology research…

Jae Yeon Kim

Berkeley grad student and Hildebrand Fellowship recipient Jae Yeon Kim recently published a paper in Studies in American Political Development, the…

Professor Irene Bloemraad

A new study published by the Institute for Research on Public Policy cities research on immigrant political inclusion conducted by our program director,…

Professor David Card

A new discussion paper co-authored by Canadian Studies faculty affiliate David Card, a professor of economics at UC Berkeley, argues that hiring and wage…

Professor Emmanuel Saez

New research by economists Emmanuel Saez of UC Berkeley and Michael R. Veall of McMaster University confirms that income inequality has risen in Canada…

Ship

Using Captain Vancouver’s Voyage to Examine What is Accomplished By Reconsidering and Rewriting the Past -- Talk by Lee Gulyas of Western Washington…

Article -  From Canadian Studies Director Irene Bloemraad …

Connection Alaskans by Heather E. Hudson Book Cover

Book - From 2015 Sproul Fellow Heather Hudson …

Cut Loose by Victor Chen Book

Book - From 2012-2014 Canadian Studies Postdoc Victor Chen "…