Different actions, different levels: Professor Caroline Andrew’s contribution to women’s issues

In 1999, a major evolution in women’s studies came about at the University of Ottawa.  What began as table discussions in the mid-1970s among female professors soon evolved into what we now know as the Institute of Women’s Studies. Women from all fields of study, including Professor Caroline Andrew of the School of Political Studies, came together through a shared interest in women’s issues.

Activists highlight poverty as election issue at City Hall

Anti-poverty activists unfurled several homemade quilts at City Hall Monday to signify the “eroding safety net” that is plaguing people who rely on Ontario disability support program and who live below the poverty line.