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4 March 2016

The Royal Society of Canada was approached by Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, for advice on the role of the future Chief Science Officer (CSO) in Canada. 

The RSC’s response, prepared by the Committee on Expert Panels...

1 March 2016

The Royal Society of Canada is pleased to announce the publication of a new Expert Panel report from its sister academy, the National Academies in the United States....

11 February 2016

On December 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution to establish February 11 as the first annual International Day of Women & Girls in Science. “...

25 January 2016

The Standing Committee on Interventions in the Public Interest (CIPI) issues occasional statements in response to requests from Fellows of the RSC to intervene in matters of public interest within Canada and around the world. This section of the...

18 January 2016

The 2015 Big Thinking Lecture at the Annual General Meeting was hosted by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences and the University of Calgary. Here, Prof. Kathleen Mahoney, FRSC, Professor of Law at the University of Calgary and Legal...

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