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.
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Brexit Event Explores Future of the European Union
Carleton's Centre for European Studies and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation hosted an event recently on one of the most pressing issues of the day: Brexit. Professor Joan DeBardeleben, cross-appointed to... More
Carleton Colleagues Mourn Loss of Celebrated Economist Gilles Paquet
Former Carleton professor, Order of Canada member, and renowned economist Gilles Paquet has passed away at the age of 82. “The Carleton community mourns the passing of Dr. Gilles Paquet,... More
Grad Research: The Plight of Precarious and Undocumented Workers in Canada
Eloy Rivas, a Carleton PhD student in Sociology who is specializing in Political Economy, is studying the health status of the immigrant population working and living in Canada without authorization.... More