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BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | JUL 29 2021

Their Canadian experience, particularly in universities, is critical to their decision making process.

BY UA/AU | JUL 28 2021

U of Guelph prof says students need to get vaccinated now and universities decide whether vaccinations should be mandatory for students and staff.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUL 28 2021

Brock University sees itself as having a ‘double cohort of first years’ in September, says interim president.

BY ÉMILE BÉRUBÉ-LUPIEN | JUL 20 2021

Researcher Vincent Larivière explains the factors leading to gender inequality in research.

BY MICHEL PROULX | JUL 13 2021

Guidelines to be expanded to other granting agencies in the near future.

BY MARK CARDWELL | JUL 09 2021

All four regional conferences in Canadian university sports have announced league and championship schedules for the 2021-22 season.

BY TARA SIEBARTH | JUN 30 2021

June 30, 2021 Important updates for incoming, returning international students and faculty International students will be exempt from quarantine, the requirement to stay at a government-authorized accommodation and COVID-19 testing on their eighth day in the country if they meet a list of requirements, the government of Canada announced. It’s part of the government’s easing […]

BY IAN MUNROE | JUN 29 2021

If participating postsecondary institutions don’t meet their targets by the end of 2029, the number of research chairs they receive will be cut.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUN 21 2021

StFX students will now receive two degrees when they graduate: one in Latin and one in Mi’kmaw.

BY ÉMILE BÉRUBÉ-LUPIEN | JUN 16 2021

‘It’s a relatively rote announcement given these are stable programs,’ says Jim Woodgett.

BY EVA VOINIGESCU | JUN 15 2021

‘We need to change the culture so that well-documented data, metadata and code are considered to be as valuable as a … published journal article.’

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUN 10 2021

‘Escalating anti-Asian racism is something that’s very real in Canada,’ said UBC’s president.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JUN 08 2021

Brescia University College joins McGill University as the only campuses in Canada to hold the Blue Community designation.

BY KELLY BOUTSALIS | JUN 03 2021

“It’s reconciliation in action,” says executive director of Ongomiizwin.

BY IAN MUNROE | JUN 01 2021

As universities prepare a return to on-campus activities, many are hoping to keep advantages of remote teaching.

BY UA/AU | MAY 31 2021

May 31, 2021 Western to make vaccines mandatory for students in residence With a planned full return to in-person classes in September, Western University is stepping up its health and safety measures. Along with its affiliate university colleges, Brescia, Huron and King’s, Western will require students living in residence to have received at least their […]

BY WENDY GLAUSER | MAY 27 2021

Many of the programs being pursued that teach more applied skills are ones that universities could provide but choose not to.

BY ROBERT KOZAK | MAY 26 2021

Most universities say they will follow local public health guidelines and are strongly encouraging staff and students to get vaccinated.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | MAY 25 2021

Low rates of awareness about microcredentials by prospective students and employers remains a challenge.

BY ROSE SIMPSON | MAY 19 2021

Some are fine-tuning existing programs while others are planning extensive online and on-campus health promotion campaigns.