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By TIM LOUGHEED | February 20 2017

Restrictions on the importation of zebrafish are impeding important animal-based studies.

By HELEN MURPHY | February 17 2017

At the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, attendees confront a new troubling reality

By NATHALIE KINNARD | February 16 2017

Arctic researcher Dany Dumont has mobilized the varsity canoe team in the name of science.

By ANQI SHEN | February 15 2017

A panel of university experts discuss the need for economic opportunity, flexible education and inclusive spaces for newcomers to Canada.

By NATALIE SAMSON | February 13 2017

At a conference in Ottawa, academics, policymakers, students and community leaders addressed the role universities can play in reconciling Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples.

By SHAUNA MCGINN | February 13 2017

Stan Kutcher aims to improve mental health triage on campus with Pathway through Mental Health Care for Postsecondary Settings Project.


Drawing on post-Tiananmen Square experiences, Ruth Hayhoe says it’s better to engage with U.S. colleagues.

By BRIAN OWENS | February 08 2017

With a limited alumni pool and resources, small- and medium-sized universities leverage personal connections to find donors.

By NATALIE SAMSON | February 07 2017

“I immediately fell in love with how visceral it is and how hard it is, and how it’s really like learning a language.”

By SHAUNA MCGINN | February 06 2017

This is happening just in time for the university’s 50th anniversary in 2017.

By DIANE PETERS | February 01 2017

Much can be done to better support Indigenous students at all levels, she says.

By SHAUNA MCGINN | February 01 2017

Several Canadian universities have had their IT systems taken hostage over the past year.

By ANQI SHEN | January 30 2017

The impact of the executive order is “real, immediate and profound,” says Universities Canada head Paul Davidson.

By ANQI SHEN | January 24 2017

Faculty, students take to typewriters to create poems on demand.

By DIANE PETERS | January 18 2017

Court orders adjunct professor to hand over interviews conducted as part of her PhD research.

By NATALIE SAMSON | January 17 2017

Hundreds of academics and students have registered with

By SHAUNA MCGINN | January 12 2017

After the flags were raised at Calgary’s city hall, a staffer at MRU wondered, “How come we don’t do this?”

By BECKY RYNOR | January 11 2017

Study will follow 50,000 men and women, aged 45 to 85, until 2033.

By SAMANTHA POWER | January 10 2017

Mountains 101 is the U of A’s latest classroom-to-MOOC production.

By ANQI SHEN | January 09 2017

“Don’t Stop” campaign at Royal Roads University taps mature students.