Introducing Janice Cruddas!

As writer and director of the project ARC (Action, Responsibility, Choice) theatre tour, Janice has been working to bring information about human rights and responsibilities to Nova Scotia schools since March, 2012. Through her work with project ARC, she and her cast have received numerous honours, including a Nova Scotia…

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Announcing Katie Toth

The IWB 2018 executive is happy to announce that Katie Toth will be presenting at our conference! Katie Toth is a freelance reporter whose work has appeared in NPR, the Village Voice, VICE and the Coast. She is currently a Journalism 1001 Tutor at the University of King's College.

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Presenting Dr. Jason Grek Martin

The 2018 IWB committee is happy to announce that Dr. Jason Grek Martin will be speaking at the conference!   Jason Grek Martin, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography & Environmental Studies, Saint Mary’s University. I am a cultural and historical geographer and my research analyzes the rich and multi-faceted concept…

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Announcing Jennifer Grek Martin

The 2018 IWB executive is excited to announce that Jennifer Grek Martin will be a speaker at our conference this year. Jennifer Grek Martin is a Lecturer at the School of Information Management at Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, Canada and is pursuing an Interdisciplinary PhD on how people use fantasy…

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Introducing Rebecca Ansems!

We are pleased to announce that Rebecca Ansems will be speaking at our event this year! Rebecca is a fourth year Bachelor of Computer Science student at Dalhousie University, and is the current president of Dalhousie's Women in Technology Society and Vice President Internal of Dalhousie's Computer Science Society. Through…

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Presenting Tami Oliphant

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is thrilled to announce Tami Oliphant as a keynote speaker for the 2018 conference. Tami Oliphant is an assistant professor at the School of Library and Information Studies at the University of Alberta. Her teaching and research interests center upon interactions between people and data, information,…

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Announcing Keynote Speaker, Victoria Rubin

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is thrilled to announce Victoria Rubin as a keynote speaker for the 2017 conference. Victoria L. Rubin is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Information and Media Studies and the Director of the Language and Information Technologies Research Lab (LiT.RL) at the University of Western…

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2018 Topic for the IWB Conference

The IWB 2018 Conference Committee is excited to announce the topic for this year's conference! The 2018 conference will be on Mass Media. The conference will be held Tuesday, February 13th 2018 in the Student Union Building. The conference will cover both news media and popular media, and the role information plays in both of them.  For…

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