Consultations will continue in February and March with underrepresented groups and academic institutions on the draft charter aimed at promoting equity, diversity and inclusion.
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.
Ancillary fees fund many campus activities, including student clubs, student media, food banks, and equity and peer support services.
Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières has recruited top Australian forensics expert to study the open-air decomposition of human remains.
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.
Social media is an emerging area of interest for university leaders, says a researcher who studied the topic in a Canadian context.
A study of six research-intensive universities finds that government regulation and accountability measures have been increasing across five provinces.
The once-ubiquitous MBA degree is being replaced by shorter, more targeted master’s programs.
The Canadian Research Knowledge Network made its Canadiana collections open to the public on January 1.
The updated policy broadly supports the inclusion of trans athletes in university sport, but critics still have some concerns.
Final applications are due February 7, just weeks after inaugural competition was launched.
Public and university libraries are partnering up across Canada to make the most of shrinking collections budgets and limited study space.
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.
The work celebrates water, life and womanhood.
“I’m a little bit saddened that in 2018 we’re still talking about this,” says chief science advisor Mona Nemer.
The newly renovated museum, home to thousands of medical specimens, follows the history of medical education back to the 19th century.
Saveurs de génie brings together student microbrew clubs, microbreweries and beer enthusiasts.
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.
The association representing postdocs unveiled four key policy recommendations at a conference in Ottawa.
Experiment between a professor and a university press examines the question: can a podcast be academic research?