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By SYLVAIN COMEAU | October 12 2018

Pseudo-science “erodes our critical thinking, and that might be the most serious damage in the long run,” says one professor.

By WENDY GLAUSER | October 10 2018

But medical students say the problem is still likely to get worse if the ratio of residency spots to applicants doesn’t increase.

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | October 09 2018

University groups also call for the next federal budget to include additional help for Indigenous students and more support for study-abroad opportunities.

By BRIAN OWENS | October 04 2018

From state-of-the-art research trucks to drones and satellites, Flux Lab uses an arsenal of tools in its quest to measure greenhouse gas emissions across Canada.

By MARK CARDWELL | October 03 2018

National competition aims to find innovative, practical and low-cost solutions to make our communities more accessible for persons with disabilities.

By ANQI SHEN | October 03 2018

Hansard, a massive document of every word spoken in Canada’s parliamentary debates, is now online.

By ANQI SHEN | October 02 2018

The federal government wants to bring a pilot version of the U.K. charter to Canada to promote equity and inclusion in research.

By TIM LOUGHEED | September 28 2018

The Science Meets Parliament event will take place on Parliament Hill to coincide with annual science policy conference in Ottawa.

By SPARROW MCGOWAN | September 25 2018

Supporting Student Success, a multi-phase project led by Tricia Seifert, is uncovering the factors that lead to effective student affairs programs.

By SNEH DUGGAL | September 20 2018

“Reclaiming Shingwauk Hall” is “a history of what happened to me and [to thousands of other] kids,” says one residential school survivor.

By ANQI SHEN | September 18 2018

An expert panel discussed shifting dynamics between the academy and industry in driving economic development in Canada.

By SHELDON GORDON | September 17 2018

Online resources are aimed at helping litigants to represent themselves in legal disputes.

By BECKY RYNOR | September 12 2018

Researchers in Ottawa are investigating how rapid drug-sample testing impacts behaviour among drug users.

By MEGAN JENKINS | September 10 2018

Curator Barbara Cole is helping to usher UBC’s impressive outdoor art collection, nearly 70 years in the making, into an exciting new stage of life.

By MARK CARDWELL | September 04 2018

Across Canada, several big-city universities are building student residences through a variety of partnerships with private developers.

By DIANE PETERS | September 04 2018

The Media Centre for Public Policy and Knowledge Mobilization in Winnipeg will examine how to get research out of the university and in front of government.

By MOIRA FARR | August 28 2018

Such evaluations can’t be used for tenure and promotion decisions, arbitrator rules in case involving Ryerson University.

By NATALIE SAMSON | August 27 2018

The university is a pioneer of problem-based learning and was one of the first Canadian institutions to open a teaching and learning centre.

By SPARROW MCGOWAN | August 20 2018

Inclusion in higher-ed is a common interest among this year’s cohort of fellowship winners.

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | August 14 2018

An interview with the committee’s inaugural chair, SSHRC president Ted Hewitt.