EDITOR’S NOTE Moving beyond symbolism: acknowledging our Aboriginal heritage LETTERS An extraordinary resource PEOPLE ON THE MOVE Gulrose Jiwani will become dean of nursing at the University of Prince Edward Island, and other appointments. CAMPUS Student develops ‘first aid kit’ to deal with stress U of T Scarborough library acquires more than 10,000 Chinese menus More […]
Michael Phair, an educator, LGBTQ activist, anti-poverty campaigner and former municipal politician, has been named chair of the board of governors at the University of Alberta. The Government of Alberta has appointed Mr. Phair for an initial term of up to three years. From 1992 to 2007, Mr. Phair was elected to Edmonton’s city council […]
Collection reflects history of Chinese restaurants in North America.
Disciplinary experts have a responsibility to engage in nuanced thinking about teaching and learning.
What some universities are doing to weave indigenous peoples, cultures and knowledge into the fabric of their campuses.
Shared decision-making and diverse perspectives create opportunities for learning together.
When news of a mosquito-borne virus that might be causing birth defects in Latin America started to make headlines earlier this year, Brock University professor Fiona Hunter was more than ready to take a closer look at the problem. Brock recently built a Containment Level 3 laboratory for Dr. Hunter’s research, making hers one of […]
Universities must act decisively when disaster strikes.
Carleton professor’s study reveals women’s voices make up only 29 percent of those quoted in media.
Goal is to help guide people towards healthy coping strategies, says developer Tina Chan.
A lack of leadership on information policy has left Canadian research at risk of falling even further behind its peers.
Joint program from U of Saskatchewan and U of Regina offers support to vet school students and faculty.
The authors of a new book challenge what they call the “frantic pace” of contemporary university life.
Experts say countering bad press requires “good stories,” champions, experimentation