Multicultural Common Spaces
This project seeks to understand the role of hockey and hockey arenas in promoting social and cultural diversity and inclusion.
The research seeks to determine to what extent hockey arenas are promote intercultural engagement across immigrant, racial, ethnic,
gender and other groups. The research examines arenas in Halifax, Toronto and Calgary, and looks at a range of levels of hockey, from
peewee to professional.
Franklin, Michael. 2019. "Study Aims to Prove that Hockey Rinks are a Welcome Place for All Canadians." CTV News Calgary (February 15).