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Olympians bring course content to life

Hernan Humana, a former volleyball coach who teaches in the School of Kinesiology & Health Science in the Faculty of Health, brought two Olympic athletes into class so that students could hear first-hand what it takes to be a high-level athlete.

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Re-examining a Muslim veil case where judge blocked feminist interveners

An Osgoode PhD student reconsiders a 2015 case in which a Muslim woman challenged federal policy requiring the removal of her niqab during the citizenship oath. The judge blocked several organizations that sought to intervene with feminist perspectives – a decision that could have a “chilling effect” on public interest interventions in Canadian courts, some believe.