Carleton University

This Ottawa Frosh Video Crosses The Line In A Hundred Different Ways

CBC | Posted 09.29.2014 | Canada Living

The University of Ottawa's student federation (SFUO) is warning students about a private company's competing orientation week that the SFUO ...

WATCH: Motorcyclist Speeds Through Carleton University Tunnels

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.20.2014 | Canada

UPDATE: Tuesday, July 22 - The video uploaded to YouTube has been pulled down. OTTAWA - Carleton University says it is investigating after a video ...

Carleton Students Protest Rick Ross Performance

HuffPost Canada Music | Robin Tarnowetzki | Posted 03.28.2013 | Canada Music

Carleton students are protesting an appearance by rapper Rick Ross at a concert organized by the Carleton University Students’ Association (CUSA) in...

Not Good Enough

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Changes to "clarify" a controversial, $15-million donor agreement at Carleton University are more cosmetic than substantive and miss the main...

The Iranian-Canadian Industry of Human Rights

Arshavez Mozafari | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Arshavez Mozafari

While it is of paramount importance to actively struggle against conspicuous violations of the most seriously thought out and radical ethical systems, this industry of human rights activism constantly puts Iranians in terribly compromising positions by encouraging the federal government to enforce retrogressive measures.

Carleton's About Face to Preston Manning: We Don't Want Tory-Dictated Money

Samuel Getachew | Posted 09.14.2012 | Canada
Samuel Getachew

A month ago, Ottawa's Carleton University agreed to accept $15 million from a private citizen for a new graduate program. The money came from the personal fortune of an Albertan philanthropist, Clayton H. Riddell, while the idea originated from one of Canada's elder statesman -- former federal Reform party leader, Preston Manning. Now the university has released a statement -- one which suddenly rejects the deal.

Full Transparency Needed On Donor Deals, Says Carleton Faculty

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The president of Carleton University's faculty association says he'd like to see all future donor agreements between the university and patro...

Carleton University Caves On Deal With Manning

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Carleton University says the $15-million donor agreement for its showcase school of political management, fronted by Preston Manning, does no...

Why Sending Your Old Clothes to Africa Doesn't Help

Mariah Griffin-Angus | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada
Mariah Griffin-Angus

Aid and development are deeply complex and there are no easy answers. The physical donations of goods, be it food or clothes, often have negative impacts on the local economy. It would be far better for aid organizations to buy products locally. Aid shouldn't be about making North Americans comfortable with a culture of mass consumption and waste. It has to be actually making the lives of people in the recipient country better.

Rachel Mendleson

Why Ottawa's Job Cuts Could Hit Youth The Hardest

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Business

With the Harper government promising to slash 19,200 federal public service jobs, there is one group of people who stand to lose the most -- the stude...

Man Badly Burned In Ottawa Parking Garage

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - A man was badly burned today in what was described as an incident at a Carleton University parking garage.Police and paramedics were called t...

A Canadian Superquake?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - Canada could expect a major earthquake at any time and a top geophysicist says it should prepare itself if it is to avoid the kind of disaste...

Russia's War With Islam

Peter Worthington | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada
Peter Worthington

We in North America tend to forget that Russia is Europe's second biggest economy. It's also the world's biggest producer of oil and gas -- probably more than the rest of the world combined. What Russia has that we haven't to the same extent, is Islamic terrorism.