Only a tiny fraction of bees produce honey. Researcher Laurence Packer’s mission is to learn everything he can about the vast majority that don’t
Academic misconduct is a reality, but what’s less certain is how often it occurs and what’s the best way to combat it
Canada’s mishmash of student aid programs is working up to a point but has failed to close the gap in university participation rates between the rich and poor
Are laptop bans the answer to the misuse of computers in the classroom?
University of Ottawa law professor Amir Attaran is determined to use his high-profile academic position to fight for the rights of the less fortunate
Meet the risk-taking scholars who are shaking things up while they build tomorrow’s academic library
The field of ‘public history’ gains ground in Canada
New technologies are changing the way schools get the message out when a crisis erupts on campus. But the most valuable tool in the communications toolkit is still a well-tested plan
Boys seem to underachieve educationally relative to girls. But many questions remain about what’s going on and what, if anything, should be done to address the issue.
The disciplinary path of popular professor Marcel Danesi has taken a few sharp turns over the years, but the breadth of his intellectual pursuits is nothing short of amazing
The pros, the cons and the complications of taking on a little extra work on the side
Students who cheat are a problem on Canadian campuses – a problem that universities and faculty members must wrestle head-on. Based on his research and his own experience with cheating students, this professor discovers three crucial steps to keep them in
He’s a scientist, arts aficionado and acclaimed editor who brings success to seemingly everything he undertakes. What will Queen’s do if he ever really retires?
Usha George has lived the immigrant experience, but never really left that community behind, devoting much of her professional career to addressing the special needs of newcomers to Canada
Comics have become much more sophisticated since the advent of Archie or Superman and are now a legitimate area of scholarship
Flexible and practical, online graduate programs are the right call for some students.