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BY UA/AU | AUG 05 2020

We are publishing regular updates on the situation facing Canada’s universities with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | AUG 05 2020

They’ll alert you if you’ve been in close contact with an infected individual, explains U of T’s Emily Seto, but there remain many challenges to their widespread adoption.

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | JUL 27 2020

The paper published in the Canadian Journal of Higher Education reveals a range of approaches and offers suggestions for improvement.

BY DAMIEN GRAPTON | JUL 22 2020

Scientific publishing is experiencing major changes these days, with increased production of scientific data, open-access publications and online prepublication. Can these changes last?

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | JUL 15 2020

The new curriculum has also been adapted to address risks associated with COVID-19.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUL 14 2020

As part of the international Strike for Black Lives and #ShutDownSTEM, Canadian researchers stopped work as usual on June 10 to dedicate the day to confronting anti-Black racism.

BY DIANE PETERS | JUL 07 2020

Struggling to juggle myriad responsibilities, “the easiest thing to put off … is research,” says one professor.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | JUL 02 2020

Students at OCAD University found creative ways to complete final projects from home.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUN 30 2020

OISE PhD candidate Stacy Costa explains the popularity of puzzles during the COVID-19 pandemic – and challenges you to solve a puzzle of her own design.

BY KERRY BANKS | JUN 29 2020

“We’re witnessing the disappearance of history,” says one expert.

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | JUN 25 2020

Most graduates seem satisfied with the experience but miss the celebratory aspect afterwards.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | JUN 18 2020

Like many institutions, the pandemic forced Brock University to reimagine the ultimate milestone in a student’s academic career.

BY JENNIFER POLK | JUN 16 2020

That’s the plan, says Gavan Watson of Memorial University, in a Q&A.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | JUN 15 2020

Marie Hopwood of Vancouver Island University has partnered with a local brewery to revive the suds of civilizations past.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | JUN 10 2020

Several dozen from across Canada have been meeting every Friday to help each other and their students navigate through the pandemic.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | JUN 02 2020

With expertise in flexible, modular training through online delivery, CE units are helping to steer their institutions through the chaos of COVID-19.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | MAY 28 2020

In Reacting to the Past games, students engage with history by inhabiting a character.

BY MATT MOIR | MAY 27 2020

They say rising anti-Asian incidents in Canada worry them, but they won’t let that dash their ambitions.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | MAY 26 2020

Experts say decision on Access Copyright tariffs is an important win for universities.

BY DIANE PETERS | MAY 19 2020

Among their many efforts, students are collecting much-needed protective equipment, aiding frontline workers and assisting with contact tracing.