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By NATALIE SAMSON | December 06 2017

The contents of the painter’s workspace – from a trove of pens to customized furniture the artist built himself – offer clues to his creative process and discussion points for the future of Canadian art.

By SAMIA MADWAR | December 05 2017

The site’s readership and content have expanded over the years, now reaching an average of 40,000 visits per month.

By GREGORY GUEVARA | December 04 2017

They call their discovery “Steve.”

By ANQI SHEN | November 29 2017

Full-time academic staff are increasing in the higher ranks and dropping at the assistant professor level, according to 2016-17 UCASS data from Statistics Canada.

By JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | November 29 2017

French-speaking researchers are increasingly choosing to publish their scientific articles in English.

By SHARON ASCHAIEK | November 27 2017

Five universities and three community colleges hire a shared chief information security officer to help fend off attacks.

By ANQI SHEN | November 24 2017

Full-time undergraduate enrolment up a more modest two percent this fall compared to 2016.

By MARTHA TROIAN | November 22 2017

That was the theme of third annual reconciliation forum, held at University of Manitoba.

By BRENDAN SHAUGHNESSY | November 16 2017

The report’s authors call for at least one-quarter of students within the next decade to have an international learning experience.

By ANQI SHEN | November 15 2017

Plus, UBC and U of King’s College recognized in new award category for student journalism.

By ANQI SHEN | November 14 2017

The Gender Summit North America 2017 brought academic and corporate leaders together in Montreal to discuss how to foster diversity in organizations and at universities.

By HANNAH HOAG | November 13 2017

“Animals have made tremendous contributions to our understanding of human biology, but they are not us.”

By ANQI SHEN | November 07 2017

Kirsty Duncan spoke at the Canadian Science Policy Conference about the importance of equity and diversity in science and addressed “the elephant in the room” – funding.

By WENDY GLAUSER | November 07 2017

Networks of Centres of Excellence that reach the end of their final funding cycle by 2019 are now allowed to reapply.

By ANQI SHEN | November 03 2017

Artist Carey Newman’s large-scale Witness Blanket installation passes through the University of the Fraser Valley.

By JACKIE WONG | October 31 2017

New and expanding campuses mix urban renewal with a renewed focus on the importance of the creative arts and design to the surrounding community.

By MICHAEL RANCIC | October 30 2017

New station connecting York to downtown has been decades in the making.

By ANQI SHEN | October 26 2017

Universities Canada members voted to uphold seven “inclusive excellence” principles and to undertake an action plan from 2017 to 2022.

By PASCALE CASTONGUAY | October 23 2017

Despite all the excitement around the Ontario government’s promise to create a French-language university, questions remain concerning the proposed form.

By NATALIE SAMSON | October 18 2017

A plaque commemorating that historic moment was unveiled in September.

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