Several universities have committed to supporting oppressed academics, but few have followed through.
First four winners will come to Canada from the U.K., New Zealand and the U.S.
The province has invested nearly $350,000 to draw students to northern British Columbia, a region that is suffering from dwindling student enrolment.
The contents of the painter’s workspace – from a trove of pens to customized furniture the artist built himself – offer clues to his creative process and discussion points for the future of Canadian art.
The site’s readership and content have expanded over the years, now reaching an average of 40,000 visits per month.
They call their discovery “Steve.”
Full-time academic staff are increasing in the higher ranks and dropping at the assistant professor level, according to 2016-17 UCASS data from Statistics Canada.
French-speaking researchers are increasingly choosing to publish their scientific articles in English.
Five universities and three community colleges hire a shared chief information security officer to help fend off attacks.
Full-time undergraduate enrolment up a more modest two percent this fall compared to 2016.
That was the theme of third annual reconciliation forum, held at University of Manitoba.
The report’s authors call for at least one-quarter of students within the next decade to have an international learning experience.
Plus, UBC and U of King’s College recognized in new award category for student journalism.
The Gender Summit North America 2017 brought academic and corporate leaders together in Montreal to discuss how to foster diversity in organizations and at universities.
“Animals have made tremendous contributions to our understanding of human biology, but they are not us.”
Kirsty Duncan spoke at the Canadian Science Policy Conference about the importance of equity and diversity in science and addressed “the elephant in the room” – funding.
Networks of Centres of Excellence that reach the end of their final funding cycle by 2019 are now allowed to reapply.
Artist Carey Newman’s large-scale Witness Blanket installation passes through the University of the Fraser Valley.
New and expanding campuses mix urban renewal with a renewed focus on the importance of the creative arts and design to the surrounding community.
New station connecting York to downtown has been decades in the making.