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June-July 2010

BY TIM JOHNSON | June 08 2010

A look at the world-class programs that are educating leaders for Canada’s voluntary sector.

BY KYLA HANINGTON | June 08 2010

Learning is delightful, intellectual elitism is not.

BY DOUG OWRAM | June 08 2010

The increasing importance of international students to Canadian universities.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | June 08 2010

Six students in the management of technology MBA program at Simon Fraser University have developed an iPhone application, QuakeAware, that tells you what to do in the event of an earthquake. The application is available for free online through the Apple iTunes store. “The recent catastrophes in Haiti and Chile reminded us that an earthquake […]

BY SHELDON GORDON | June 08 2010

Most Tuesday mornings, Adaora Agu, a third-year marketing major at Ryerson’s school of management, travels to Scarborough to visit Rosalie Hall, a resource centre and shelter for 25 teenaged single mothers and expectant mothers. Ms. Agu’s mission: to make them savvier about personal finance. “Switching from brand-name products to no-frills is one of the key […]

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | June 08 2010

They may be cute, but UVic’s rabbits have got to go.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | June 08 2010

A landmark court ruling in B.C. touches on the bicameral model of academic governance.

BY GAIL BOWEN | June 08 2010

What happens to a past-his-prime professor who gets his wish to go back in time?

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | May 03 2010

What started as one man’s musings about the impact of teachers in his life has turned into the country’s most prestigious award for university teaching.

BY CAROLYN WATTERS | August 04 2009

An interview with Chet Jablonski, Assistant provost, research and graduate studies at Zayed University in Dubai