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February 19, 2024
On Monday, February 12, the MacMillan Center Committee on Canadian Studies hosted the symposium Smoke from Canada: Climate Change, Forest Fires, and the Future. The...
July 14, 2022
On July 27 and 28, 2014 the then PM of Japan, Shinzo Abe, visited the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago and met with the leaders of CARICOM countries. This was the first time...
January 5, 2022
What could persuade someone to leave a wealthy country in the Western world to fight and die in Islamic State? Andy Knight, Yale MacMillan’s Canadian Studies visiting chair...
November 2, 2021
On September 24, the MacMillan Center brought together experts from Canada and the United States for a panel entitled “Canada Votes 2021: Discussing the Canadian Federal...
Political scientist Andy Knight is working on a new book about the changing face of global governance and the transition to a new world order. Knight is writing the book as a Fulbright scholar and Canadian Studies Distinguished Chair in Area Studies at Yale University. (Photo: John Ulan)
October 25, 2021
The MacMillan Center’s Canadian Studies visiting chair and Fulbright scholar Andy Knight was recently featured in his local university’s publication, Folio.  He...
Brendan A. Shanahan
October 1, 2021
In February 1915, non-citizen teachers throughout California abruptly learned that they would soon lose their jobs when state officials announced that local and county...
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announcing the snap election, Ottawa, August 15.
September 23, 2021
Hoping to win a Liberal majority in the Canadian House of Commons, on August 15 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asked the Governor General, Mary Simon, to dissolve Parliament...