Category Archives: Social Science

The Department of Social Sciences at the University of Toronto Scarborough offers discipline-based programs in Anthropology, Geography, Political Science and Sociology; and interdisciplinary programs in City Studies, Diaspora & Transnationalism Studies, Health Studies, International Studies, International Development Studies, and Public Policy. The core mission of the social sciences is to provide students with the knowledge and conceptual tools to enable them to develop a strong, realistic and nuanced understanding of contemporary processes of social and political change.

Sitting Down to Negotiate – Day 3 of the G8/G20 Youth Summit

The G8/G20 Youth Summit offers an unparalleled opportunity for university students to enter a world known only to the highest ranks of global governments. Canada’s army may be small in direct comparison to our G8 friends, but within the context … Continue reading

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Youth International Dialogue – Negotiations Begin

As a political science graduate from UTSC, I often read of international negotiations about grave global issues throughout my studies . From the UN Security Council debates leading up to the War in Iraq, to the Copenhagen Climate Change Conventions, nation … Continue reading

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UTSC alum has experience of a lifetime at 2011 G8/G20 Youth Summit

The 2011 G8/G20 Youth Summit opened this week in Paris, France at the École Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP), with 150 of the world’s brightest young leaders gathering to discuss the preeminent issues facing the international community. After the … Continue reading

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