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Issue 7 (June 2019)

SSC Annual Newsletter - June 2019

Stories Inside: Screening Surveillance: Launching Three Short Films by sava saheli singh; Public Outreach: Teens Talk Tech: Social Media and Families in the Digital Age by Emily Smith; SSC Seminar Series- Years in Review, 2017 - 2018 by Özge Girgin, 2018 - 2019, by Midori Ogasawara; BDS Stream Two Workshop: Data-Driven Elections: Implications and Challenges for Democratics Societies by Michael McDonald; BDS Stream Two Workshop: “New Lines of (In)Sight: Big Data Surveillance and the Analytically Driven Organization” by Roger von Laufenberg; Visiting Faculty: Rafael Evangelista; Visiting Faculty: Asako Takano; Spotlight on BDS Internships: Jesse Gordon; Member News; Events.


Issue 6 (February 2018)

Issue 6

Stories Inside: BDS Stream One Workshop: Security Intelligence and Surveillance in the Big Data Age; Reflection on Surveillance Studies Summer Seminar (4S17) experience: Surveillance and the Big Data Era; Summary of Principal’s Development Fund Visit of Shoshana Zuboff (Harvard Business School)- ‘Surveillance Capitalism is not OK’; SSC Seminar Series 2016-2017: A Year in Review; Report by Steven Richardson and Debra Mackinnon: Left to their own Devices? Privacy Implications of Wearable Technologies in Canadian Workplaces; Reflections by visiting PhD Students Anouk Mols and Markus Uhlman; Midterm Report on the SSHRC Partnership Grant: Big Data Surveillance; Member News; and Upcoming Events.

Issue 5 (December 2016)

Issue 5

Stories Inside: SSHRC Partnership Grant: Big Data Surveillance, BigData 175 events, Spotlight on PhD: Thomas Linder, Wearables in the Workplace, A New Tool for Research: An ATIP/FOI Repository.

Issue 4 (October 2015)

Issue 4

Stories Inside: SSHRC Partnership Grant: Big Data Surveillance, NewT, SSC Seminar Series 2014-2015, Public Outreach Events, 4S15, Intersectional Approaches to Surveillance Workshop, Visit of Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian, Visiting Faculty Experience of Marta Kanashiro, Member News, Spotlight on Postdoc: Scott Thompson.

Issue 3 (August 2014)

Issue 3

Stories Inside: SSC Seminar Series (2013-2014), SSC Survey Archive, Unmanned Systems Canada Conference, Surveillance Drones Report, NewT News, Transparent Lives/ Vivre à nu, Crime, Immigration and Surveillance Workshop, Postdoc Experience of Adam Molnar, Member News and Spotlight on Student: Krystle Maki.

Issue 2 (June 2013)

Issue 2

Stories inside: Helen Nissenbaum on privacy and online courses, surveillance studies special collection, SSC drone report for Office of The Privacy Commissioner, profile of long-time surveillance researcher Elia Zureik, grad students and visitor reports.

Issue 1 (June 2012)

Issue 1
  • SSC Seminar Series: The 2011-2012 Journey — Sachil Singh
  • The Camera Surveillance Awareness Network (SCAN)
  • The New Transparency: Surveillance and Social Sorting
  • My Sabbatical Stay at SSC — Kiyoshi Abe
  • Time as a Visiting Scholar at the SSC — Jianjun Liu
  • Experience as a SSC Postdoctoral Fellow — Alanur Çavlin Bozbeyoglu
  • Reflections as a Visiting Research Student — Francesca Menichelli
  • Spotlight on Faculty: Arthur J. Cockfield