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BY NATALIE SAMSON | NOV 02 2020

Lancers Recover is one of the few collegiate recovery programs in Canada.

BY UA/AU | OCT 31 2020

October 28, 2020 International students could be returning to N.S. in November Postsecondary institutions in Nova Scotia will likely be welcoming international students back to their campuses as early as the first week of November. The Government of Nova Scotia shared the news in a press release on Wednesday. The province says it anticipates that […]

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | OCT 30 2020

The North Vancouver university becomes the association’s 96th member institution.

BY KERRY BANKS | OCT 27 2020

Researchers are using drones, geolocation and other cutting-edge tools to follow hard-to-study animals in their natural habitats.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | OCT 26 2020

Acquiring the Glenbow collection, now housed primarily at the High Density Library, has doubled the university’s archival collection.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | OCT 20 2020

The centre will serve as home to the university’s world-renowned joint degree in Indigenous law and common law.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | OCT 13 2020

Instructors recreate campus laboratories and class field trips with at-home lab kits.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | OCT 12 2020

Several universities have introduced new courses or adapted existing ones to instruct students on the complex dynamics of COVID-19.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | OCT 07 2020

With self-isolation now successfully completed for most students, it’s time to see what the new campus life will look like.

BY UA/AU | SEP 30 2020

September 30, 2020 Infectious disease expert steps down from federal task force on COVID-19 vaccine Gary Kobinger, director of the centre for infectious disease research (Centre de recherche en infectiologie) at Université Laval, has left the national COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force. The microbiologist says he stepped down from the task force over concerns about conflicts […]

BY EMILY BARON CADLOFF | SEP 25 2020

From partnerships with heritage organizations to web crawlers, university archivists, librarians and historians are using a range of tools to capture life in the pandemic.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | SEP 23 2020

Speaking to Parliamentarians last month about universities’ response to COVID-19, university presidents asked for support for international students and continued emergency research funding.

BY EVA VOINIGESCU | SEP 21 2020

Investment management charters and international partnerships are just some of the ways universities are ramping up cross-sectoral efforts against climate change.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | SEP 16 2020

On September 9 and 10, scholars across Canada paused academic and administrative work to participate in a strike against anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism in policing.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | SEP 10 2020

The university sought out feedback from thousands of people in creating its new policy on research impacting Indigenous groups.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | SEP 09 2020

As COVID-19 continues to create economic challenges for young Canadians, StatCan releases data on student debt and graduate earnings.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | SEP 08 2020

The University of Alberta is offering a full-service residence package for self-isolating staff and students.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | SEP 02 2020

With the unveiling of its website on September 4, the National Black Graduate Network officially starts its work to connect and support Black graduate students across Canada.

BY UA/AU | AUG 30 2020

August 28, 2020 New measures on work permit eligibility for international students Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada announced new measures on Wednesday to add more flexibility to post-graduation work permit eligibility for international students beginning their programs online from abroad. Three changes are being introduced: Students may now study online from abroad until April 30, […]

BY DIANE PETERS | AUG 25 2020

As research ramps ups dramatically due to COVID-19, some researchers say we need to do better to keep the knowledge, and develop the downstream products, here.