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Headlines for Dec. 8, 2017

By ANQI SHEN | DEC 08 2017

Edmonton Journal
Former U of Calgary researcher attempts to collect pay for expert report

An Alberta judge rejected an application seeking payment for an expert medical report prepared by a former researcher who had to retract several studies due to faulty data in his lab.

Opinion: To help foundations help Canada, our fundamental research system must improve

Leaders of high-profile family foundations across Canada on the need for world-class research, for their work and for future businesses.

Globe and Mail
MBA schools show steady growth in female participation

For the first time, top business schools in North America are hitting the 40-per-cent mark (or better) for female participation in long male-dominated Master of Business Administration programs.

Opinion: How engineers are engineering change on the gender gap

Levelling the gender gap is important as a point of principle—as well as for the economy. And change is starting to happen in engineering.

Globe and Mail
Opinion: The idea of the radical, leftist university is a misleading caricature

Suggestions that universities are hotbeds of radicalism, leading to stifling “political correctness” or “leftist authoritarianism” are misleading.

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