Social sciences

Advancing physics and reclaiming Indigenous roots

Kaylee Biggart is reclaiming pieces of culture that have been lost within her family while completing her PhD in physics On June 21, we pay special attention to National Indigenous People's Day, a day for all Canadians to honour and celebrate the legacy, diverse cultures and exceptional contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples.

Volunteer archaeologists dig deeper at city park

History & Archeology - Social Sciences

A mysterious ceremonial monument is set to be uncovered for the third phase of an archaeological dig in Trelai Park.

Event - Social Sciences - Jun 20

In solidarity with Pinar Selek

Pinar Selek's 5th court trial will take place in Istanbul on June 28. ENS de Lyon will be showing its support at the Lyon City Hall. Pinar Selek's 5th court trial will take place in Istanbul on June 28.

Indigenizing science education

Social Sciences - Environment

Maddy Craig, Amitees Ghiasian, Daria Gerus, and Vivian Huang embraced new perspectives in their Communications for the Sciences course group project entitled, "Western Science vs.

Teens with behavioural problems, particularly girls, more likely to sext

Social Sciences - Psychology

Researchers say it's important to recognize and support youth who are vulnerable to sexual victimization.

Western-led team seeks to strengthen coastal disaster resilience in Canada, Cuba, Indonesia

Environment - Social Sciences

Katsu Goda, Reza Najafi head project aimed to empower vulnerable communities, attracting more than $1.5M from New Frontiers in Research Fund A

The European project MERGING has integrated migrants with high residential and social vulnerability in Valencia

Beneficiaries of Caliu Urbà (above) and the project monitoring committee (below), with the members of the University of Valencia Carles Xavier Simó, Ana Sales, Jordi Giner (lecturers) and Christian Varjas and Anna Urcullu (student interns).

Human rights under pressure, but still effective

Human rights and the rule of law have been under pressure in recent years. On the one hand, human rights courts and monitoring bodies are increasingly challenged by populist politicians.

New sexuality education materials for teenagers and young adults with learning difficulties

In future, teenagers and young adults with learning difficulties should be given the opportunity to find out about the body, love and sexuality independently or with support of their own choosing. An international project by Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and the German Federal Center for Health Education has developed new materials for this purpose. These include a digital game on friendship, love and consent.

Community collaborators have been thanked for the part they have played in shaping health and social care research

Social Sciences

Parents and Family Hub staff who took part in the University of Southampton's Finding out Together project received community awards at a special event organised to recognise their contribution.

Social inequalities widen after a breast cancer

A French-Swiss team has highlighted the long-term impact of socioeconomic inequalities on the quality of life of women who have had breast cancer.

Social inequalities widen after a breast cancer

A French-Swiss team has highlighted the long-term impact of socioeconomic inequalities on the quality of life of women who have had breast cancer. When it comes to health, inequalities can be seen at every level for women wi


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