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 Alberto Carneiro Barbosa de Souza!!

Congratulations to Alberto Carneiro Barbosa de Souza, winner of the Gary Sealey Friends of Lambda Award! Alberto is a PhD Candidate in Anthropology, Carleton University. In an article published in The Conversation, Alberto writes, “In 2022, I will conduct research that I am sure will reveal a country devastated by the pandemic, with LGBTQ+ peopleContinue reading “Congratulations to Alberto Carneiro Barbosa de Souza!!”

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!

Lambda Annual General Meeting Update

Fall greetings to all of our friends, donors, and University partners. The Lambda board has just concluded our AGM as of September 2021. During this meeting, Dr. Patrazia Gentile stepped down from the role of President and the Lambda Board. For more information about the fabulous work that Dr. Gentile accomplished with Lambda, please seeContinue reading “Lambda Annual General Meeting Update”

Congratulations to Lila Adam-Gordon, the 2021 Winner of the Jack Hallam Human Rights Award.

Congratulations to Lila Adam-Gordon, the 2021 Winner of the Jack Hallam Human Rights Award. In their own words: “My plans in the future involve,  beginning this August, attending UWC in Bosnia and Herzegovina where I will study a variety of subjects (focusing on humanities) with students from over 60 countries for two years. This programContinue reading “Congratulations to Lila Adam-Gordon, the 2021 Winner of the Jack Hallam Human Rights Award.”

Welcome to our New Communications Assistant: Matthew Edwards!

We at Lambda are excited to announce our new summer staff member: Matthew Edwards! Matthew (he/him, they/them) originally comes from Hamilton, Ontario, and moved to Ottawa in 2014 to pursue a Bachelor of Humanities (Honours) in Humanities and History from Carleton University. He is currently pursuing his Masters of Arts in History at Carleton andContinue reading “Welcome to our New Communications Assistant: Matthew Edwards!”