The Faculty of Public Affairs brings together diverse academic units that prepare graduates to address regional and global challenges with the aim of fostering informed citizenship and building better societies. Our graduates are leaders in fields such as politics, media and communications, economics, international relations, and law. They are, quite literally, changing the world around them.
Learn more about our directions and priorities in Moving FPA Forward
Celebrating 40 Years of Communication and Media Studies
It began as a small interdisciplinary program in Mass Communication in 1978. Today, Carleton's Communication and Media Studies program is a vibrant degree program with undergraduate and graduate students, joint... More
Vote for Journalism Students in TVO Short Doc Contest
For the second year in a row, Carleton Journalism students are leading in the TVO Short Doc contest. The students have placed in three of the top ten spots and... More
Social Work Professors Honoured With Carleton Teaching Awards
Carleton Social Work Professors Sarah Todd and Kenta Asakura have been recognized as exemplary teachers by Carleton University. Professor Todd received the Provost’s Fellowship in Teaching Award for her leadership and... More