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By ANQI SHEN | February 20 2019

Consultations will continue in February and March with underrepresented groups and academic institutions on the draft charter aimed at promoting equity, diversity and inclusion.

By EVA VOINIGESCU | February 19 2019

The Concordia research facility is the first of its kind in Canada, and one of about 15 labs in the world to specialize in the automated assembly of DNA parts.

By SALMA MAHGOUB | February 13 2019

Ancillary fees fund many campus activities, including student clubs, student media, food banks, and equity and peer support services.

By MARK CARDWELL | February 12 2019

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières has recruited top Australian forensics expert to study the open-air decomposition of human remains.

By MICHAEL RANCIC | February 06 2019

Rob Bowman conducted extensive research while writing the 20,000-word liner notes for a Grammy-nominated album from transgender R&B pioneer Jackie Shane.

By ANQI SHEN | February 05 2019

Social media is an emerging area of interest for university leaders, says a researcher who studied the topic in a Canadian context.

By ANQI SHEN | January 30 2019

A study of six research-intensive universities finds that government regulation and accountability measures have been increasing across five provinces.

By SHELDON GORDON | January 29 2019

The once-ubiquitous MBA degree is being replaced by shorter, more targeted master’s programs.

By MICHAEL RANCIC | January 21 2019

The Canadian Research Knowledge Network made its Canadiana collections open to the public on January 1.

By SHIREEN AHMED | January 17 2019

The updated policy broadly supports the inclusion of trans athletes in university sport, but critics still have some concerns.

By BRIAN OWENS | January 15 2019

Final applications are due February 7, just weeks after inaugural competition was launched.

By NATALIE SAMSON | January 14 2019

Public and university libraries are partnering up across Canada to make the most of shrinking collections budgets and limited study space.

By MOIRA MACDONALD | January 09 2019

The mounting teacher shortages in parts of Canada have several sources, including working conditions, cuts to teacher education programs and a lack of specialty instructors.

By ALEXIS KIENLEN | January 08 2019

The work celebrates water, life and womanhood.

By TIM LOUGHEED | December 19 2018

“I’m a little bit saddened that in 2018 we’re still talking about this,” says chief science advisor Mona Nemer.

By ANQI SHEN | December 18 2018

The newly renovated museum, home to thousands of medical specimens, follows the history of medical education back to the 19th century.

By PIERRE BLAIS | December 13 2018

Saveurs de génie brings together student microbrew clubs, microbreweries and beer enthusiasts.

By TERRI COLES | December 12 2018

The event, where graduate students explained their research in the form of a baked good, appears to be the first of its kind in Canada.

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | December 10 2018

The association representing postdocs unveiled four key policy recommendations at a conference in Ottawa.

By NATALIE SAMSON | December 05 2018

Experiment between a professor and a university press examines the question: can a podcast be academic research?