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BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | February 03 2020

Gaps in reporting mishaps and inadequate data sharing between institutions leave universities vulnerable, the authors say.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | January 29 2020

In this program, Indigenous PhD students receive a stipend, teaching experience, faculty mentor and time to complete their dissertation.

BY MOIRA FARR | January 24 2020

The lab was itself subjected to a botched sting operation by undercover agents seeking to discredit its work.


Under pressure from student groups and others, an increasing number of universities are setting objectives to reduce the carbon footprint of their investment portfolios.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 17 2020

A new hydroponic system will allow the university to harvest hundreds of pounds of greens a month out of a refurbished shipping container.


Efforts by the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies to standardize Three-Minute Thesis competitions across the country have been met with some resistance from participating universities.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 14 2020

This Wednesday at 1 p.m. EST, universities across the country will honour those who died aboard UIA Flight 752 last week.

BY JORDAN WHITEHOUSE | January 10 2020

Thanks to researcher Shannon Berch, UBC might be the first Canadian university to successfully cultivate the pricey foodie staple.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 09 2020

Dozens of students, professors and researchers from universities across the country have been identified among the 176 victims.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | December 20 2019

The university estimates that students who opt for the ZTC degree program could save $5,000 over four years by exclusively using open-access course texts and library course reserves.

BY EVA VOINIGESCU | December 19 2019

The 15 teams chosen for the Canadian Space Agency’s CubeSat program have until this fall to get their designs ready for a 2021 launch.

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | December 18 2019

The Intersectoral Student Committee in Quebec findings reveal that postdocs face financial and professional instability, among other challenges.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | December 16 2019

The provincial budget hits students hard as universities adjust to a leaner financial future.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | December 10 2019

The government policy resulted in a widespread loss of funding for student services and activities.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | December 10 2019

Statistics Canada releases its latest data on the numbers and salaries of full-time teaching staff for the 2018-2019 academic year.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | December 03 2019

Universities across the country mark the 30th anniversary of the shooting at Polytechnique Montréal.


70 percent of respondents said they had witnessed or experienced racism on campus.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | November 26 2019

He just wouldn’t stay away.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | November 25 2019

As firms like Uber and Airbnb become ubiquitous, Canadian academics struggle to find reliable data to analyze how the “digital platform economy” affects labour and policy-making.

BY PASCALE CASTONGUAY | November 19 2019

The new board chair of Universities Canada lays out her priorities.