Digging up the past to understand the present. In the fall of 2015, Carleton University will proudly launch a minor in Archaeology. The minor in Archaeology is designed to train students in the recovery and understanding of the past through the interpretation of material remains. The minor... More
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Welcome to FASS
Dig into history for a glimpse of the future. Explore your identity in the modern world. Research conservation to inspire the next generation. The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences has a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs that aim to inspire, challenge and empower students to help shape our ever-changing world.
Carleton University’s Allan J. Ryan, associate professor in the School of Canadian Studies and the Department of Art History, has been named Distinguished Educator as part of The Ontario College of Art and Design University’s inaugural Alumni of Influence Awards. To mark the 100th edition of... More
When I was a kid, there were a few activities that I relished more than anything else: getting gold stars, correcting my classmates’ spelling and pronunciation, and, quite unaccountably, scaling to the top of what I believed to be great heights. Whether I was tripping over other children as we... More
In 2014 the Department of University Safety investigated 29 reports of stolen bicycles from Carleton University campus. All of the reports included cable or chain locks being cut by thieves. The Department of University Safety encourages all cyclists to follow some quick and easy steps to protect... More