Eye on Brampton: “Ethnic Media are Community Institutions”

Prof. April Lindgren (picture at right) of Ryerson University has made a name for herself studying ethnic media in Canada for many years. Late last year, she completed a study focused on  Brampton, titled “Municipal Communication…

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Research Watch 6: Complex Realities for Multiculturalism and Identity

With the federal election approaching, it seems a fitting time to gauge the pulse of the Canadian public to find out where it stands on issues of immigration and multiculturalism. It’s also an opportune time…

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Diaspora Canadians are Key to Success for Companies Looking to Expand Internationally

Studying business techniques used by some Canadian immigrants can be useful for entrepreneurs looking to expand their companies into the international market. That was the theme of Tuesday’s The Power of Diaspora Networks Conference held…

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Research Watch: New Ryerson – Maytree Alliance will Seek to Reinforce Business Case for Diversity

When it comes to research pertaining to immigration and new Canadians, things are definitely picking up quickly this fall. In the second installment of Research Watch we take a look at some important research coming…

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Research Watch: Low TO Immigrant Voter Turnout

It is no secret that immigrants play an important and vital role in the make-up of Canada’s fabric. There is also no dearth of research studies being conducted by academics and organizations across the country…

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