Sociology News and Events

Department of Sociology

Sociology News and Events

Speaker Event

On the evening of October 30, 2014, the Brock University Student Alumni Centre hosted a party at the Isaac's pub featuring a Halloween costume contest. At this event, several student contestants impersonated the Jamaican national bobsled team (of the Calgary Winter Olymics fame), as portrayed in the 1993 film comend Cool Runnings.
Come learn why “Blackfacing” is offensive.

Nov 28th, 5-7pm in AS 201

With presentations by Tamari Kitossa and Ismaël Traoré and discussions with Brock students.

Several open letters from Brock University have been circulated in response to this and previous incidents of discrimination on campus, please visit the following links for more information:

- Sociology

- Labour Studies

- President Jack Lightstone

- DART 4F90 Honours Seminar

- Brock Students for Animal Liberation