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BY RAPHAELA NEHME | March 15 2017

A three-year project at the Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research is the first university initiative permitted to test autonomous vehicles on Ontario roads.

BY ANQI SHEN | March 13 2017

A Q&A with Toronto physician Nav Persaud, who has raised red flags about the effectiveness of the morning sickness pill Diclectin.

BY TARA SIEBARTH | March 08 2017

Some are stocking naloxone kits, while others are pushing increased public awareness.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | March 06 2017

Thanks to a PhD student, the university is the latest institution to join the #Lightbrary movement against SAD.

BY RYAN ENGLISH | March 03 2017

Kent Monkman’s exhibition showcases Canada’s shame and prejudice.

BY BRIAN OWENS | March 02 2017

CFI aims to secure ongoing operation and maintenance funds for research facilities including Canada’s only research icebreaker.

BY SYLVAIN COMEAU | March 01 2017

At a recent panel discussion at McGill, medical experts and retired athletes called for more research and education around traumatic brain injuries.

BY RAPHAELA NEHME | February 28 2017

Laura Taylor was a 33-year-old med student and goalie with the women’s hockey team.

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.