France’s current burkini debate is yet another example of why knowing more about different religions is fundamentally important to appreciating and celebrating diversity. Discover more in Who we are, what we do: Religious Studies featuring professor Barry Stephenson and grad students Cory Funk and Pascal Mukuye .
Amy Sheppard must really love being a grad student! She is concurrently completing a Master of Gender Studies while starting a PhD in the Department of Sociology this September. She is also a social worker with Stella’s Circle and has recently piloted a dance workshop for women at the Clarenville Correctional Centre. Read more here.