A hand holding multiple copies of the Knots journal

Knots, an undergraduate student journal in disability studies edited and compiled by a team of Equity Studies students and faculty advisors.

An interdisciplinary approach to social justice theories and practices in a variety of local and global contexts. Areas of emphasis include disability studies, global food equity and social advocacy.

In addition to core courses, students are required to take equity courses from other programs and departments across the University.

Recent News

In 2015, we launched Knots, an undergraduate student journal in disability studies.

In 2014, we established our first Equity Studies scholarship.

Equity Studies Program Requirements

For Equity Studies program requirements see New College Programs in the Faculty of Arts and Science Calendar.

Equity Studies Student Union

The Equity Studies Student Union (ESSU) is a vibrant and active student group whose members work throughout the year to provide extra-curricular events that will complement students’ in-class education.

Read our most recent ESSU newsletter.