Laurier prof says quality of public opinion polling is dropping, making election projections more difficult
Philosophy professor Karyn Freedman took risks by using her own rape as a way of analyzing sexual violence and trauma.
The philosophy prof shares how her rape influences her scholarly work on trauma and inspired an award-winning memoir.
Mount Royal magazine plays off iconic war posters to encourage women to join up.
For overtired students at the University of Calgary, salvation is at hand: a nap room to help you catch up on some much-needed rest. The nap room was a campaign promise by Kirsty McGowan, elected the student union’s vice-president of student life this past spring. She says she came up with the idea after researching […]
A collection of love letters from 130 poets past and present offers a slice of literary history.
Mount Saint Vincent University has opened what it calls “the first building on a Canadian university campus dedicated to the accomplishments of women.” The new Margaret Norrie McCain Centre for Teaching, Learning and Research “celebrates women’s contributions to business, public policy, family life, academia, the arts, sciences and community,” says MSVU president Ramona Lumpkin. Named […]
New digital planning tool will be made available to other universities.
Canada’s universities have adopted a set of principles outlining their “shared commitment” to enhancing educational opportunities for indigenous students. Universities Canada, the association representing the country’s public and private not-for-profit universities, said closing the education gap between indigenous and non-indigenous students is a long-term core priority. Fewer than 10 per cent of indigenous people in […]
U of Winnipeg and Lakehead University plan to implement new requirement for all undergrads starting next year.
Her database of skin tissue could ultimately help solve cases of missing aboriginal women.
Outgoing principal of Brescia University College Colleen Hanycz reflects on challenges facing women’s colleges.
U of Windsor initiative reduced rape by almost 50 percent.
Even students who don’t choose to practice euthanasia will need to learn how to discuss the topic with their patients.
The “Kijiji Index” looks at who is buying what online.
Stylish Student Learning Centre a new gateway to campus.
Brock university celebrated the arrival to campus of a four-metre-tall statue of namesake Sir Isaac Brock in mid-March. Brock was a major-general in the British Army and hero of the War of 1812 who died in battle not far from the current campus location. The 1.5-tonne bronze sculpture, by Canadian artist Danek Mozdzenski, was cast […]
A big night for the publication, which garnered three gold awards, a silver and a total of 10 nominations at major publishing event.
Rebuilding the institution remains a big task for its new president.
Liberation Scholarship program unveiled during visit by Dutch king and queen.