Félicitations à Lamiae Bouqentar pour la réussite de la Bourse Fondation Lambda pour l’excellence !

Récipiendaire de prestigieuses bourses et ayant présenté dans des conférences à l’échelle nationale et internationale, Lamiae Bouqentar est doctorante en communication travaillant surles enjeux d’arabité queer en contexte migratoire. Ses travaux sont publiés dans de nombreuses revues d’envergure nationale et internationale. Dans ses mots, << Ma recherche vise à cerner comment des Montréalais.e.s queer issu.e.sContinue reading “Félicitations à Lamiae Bouqentar pour la réussite de la Bourse Fondation Lambda pour l’excellence !”

Félicitations à Maxim Gaudette pour la réussite de la Bourse Fondation Lambda pour l’excellence!

Maxim est étudiant au doctorat en santé publique à l’Université de Montréal et membre du laboratoire de recherche communautaire et collaborative Qollab. Il sespécialise en enjeux 2S/LGBTQI+, et s’intéresse particulièrement aux pratiques marginalisées et stigmatisées au sein même de ces communautés comme le travail du sexe et la consommation sexualisée (chemsex). Maxim est en partie financéContinue reading “Félicitations à Maxim Gaudette pour la réussite de la Bourse Fondation Lambda pour l’excellence!”

Congrats to Grace Taylor for winning the Christian Landry Memorial Scholarship!

Grace R. Taylor (They/Them) holds a Bachelor of Philosophy in Interdisciplinary Leadership and is currently a Masters’s student at the University of New Brunswick, where they study transgender food poetics. Grace’s academic work focuses largely on queer and trans experiences, mythology, and female sexuality. For the past two years, they have worked with UNB’s graduateContinue reading “Congrats to Grace Taylor for winning the Christian Landry Memorial Scholarship!”

Congratulations to Raymond McKie, this year’s winner of the Nicole LaViolette Friends of Lambda Prize at uOttawa!

Raymond is currently in his fifth year of the PhD program in clinical psychology at the University of Ottawa. He holds previous degrees in psychology from the University of Guelph and Trent University. Raymond has been actively engaged in scholarly work on gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (GBMSM) for overContinue reading “Congratulations to Raymond McKie, this year’s winner of the Nicole LaViolette Friends of Lambda Prize at uOttawa!”

Congratulations to Patrick Hickey!!

Congratulations to Patrick Hickey, this year’s winner of the Christian Landry Memorial Award for Graduate Studies at University of New Brunswick! Patrick is currently completing his Master of Arts degree in Experimental Psychology at UNB Saint John after completing a BSc in Biology and Psychology. During his studies, Patrick has served as President of theContinue reading “Congratulations to Patrick Hickey!!”

Deadline for Nicole LaViolette Award at uOttawa is April 30!

Reminder to University of Ottawa students – the deadline for the Nicole LaViolette Friends of Lambda Award is April 30! Tell your uOttawa friends! This award encourages excellence in research on issues affecting queer people, specifically laws, and public and private policies affecting their human rights, as well as those matters pertaining more generally toContinue reading “Deadline for Nicole LaViolette Award at uOttawa is April 30!”

Congratulations to Aaron Ahfedah for being the FIRST winner of the Concordia University Lambda Scholarship Tuition Award !!

Aaron is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Linguistics with a minor in Liberal Arts. This scholarship is for new, full-time students entering any faculty at Concordia University. The recipient must be an active member of LGBTQ2l communities, especially through service and activism. Congrats, Aaron!! Keep up the great work!

Thank you to Julie Audet for the donation!

Nicole LaViolette and Julie Audet, authors of L’essentiel du droit de la famille dans les provinces et territoires de common law au Canada (Éditions Yvon Blais: Montréal, 2014 – a textbook about Family Law for Common Law which is now used in law schools in numerous Canadian provinces – have arranged to donate all of the royalties from theirContinue reading “Thank you to Julie Audet for the donation!”

Volunteers & Board Members Wanted!!

– Do you want to join Lambda’s Board? – Are you interested in offering your assistance as a volunteer? If you have answered “YES!” to any of these questions, then we would love to hear from you! We are looking to fill two vacancies on the Board (members at large). We are also interested inContinue reading “Volunteers & Board Members Wanted!!”