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By SPARROW MCGOWAN | April 03 2018

“We’ll talk about anything they want to talk about, as long as we have something educated to say about it.”

By NATALIE SAMSON | March 29 2018

24 researchers will soon join Canadian universities from institutions around the world – many of them expats looking for a way home.

By ANQI SHEN | March 27 2018

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries proposes that institutions renegotiate unsustainable deals with journal publishers and transition toward open access.

By ANQI SHEN | March 22 2018

The Varsity’s online content in simplified Chinese boasts a growing readership among thousands of Chinese international students on campus.

By VIRGINIA GALT | March 20 2018

Notes from graduates at U of T, Western and McMaster give new students – and alumni engagement offices – a boost during a difficult time.

By MARK CARDWELL | March 16 2018

The initiative will feature three co-chairs with different specialties from three separate universities.

By SNEH DUGGAL | March 14 2018

Ontario universities came under the provincial ombudsman’s oversight in 2016. The office has since received more than 500 university-related complaints.

By PIERRE BLAIS | March 13 2018

At a meeting of university leaders last month, Louise Champoux-Paillé offered advice for making overdue changes to higher-ed governance.

By NATALIE SAMSON | March 12 2018

The Interior University Research Coalition in B.C. launched late in 2017.

By ALEX GILLIS | March 05 2018

“When we noticed that people were using university or grant money for these conferences, we had to put a stop to it,” said one department chair.

By ANQI SHEN | March 02 2018

Students in a prison law clinical course offered by Queen’s University help federal inmates with legal grievances.

By SORAYA ROBERTS | March 01 2018

After purchasing Sam the Record Man’s flagship store in 2008, Ryerson University officially returned the music shop’s iconic sign to downtown Toronto in January.

By ANQI SHEN | February 28 2018

An injection of $3 billion for research and expressed support for the “next generation of researchers” figures prominently in the federal budget.

By DIANE PETERS | February 22 2018

On the 10th anniversary of the first massive open online course, they are more numerous than ever.

By HELEN MURPHY | February 21 2018

New Zealand’s chief scientist Peter Gluckman was among a trio of advisers offering their insights at the recent AAAS annual meeting.

By SPARROW MCGOWAN | February 19 2018

The campus training hubs aim to keep top athletes in Canada.

By NATALIE SAMSON | February 16 2018

Federal funding of $950 million promised for the five winning bids from across the country.

By TARA SIEBARTH | February 14 2018

Soapbox Science trains women working in STEM to engage the public about their research by taking it to the streets.

By ANQI SHEN | February 12 2018

Leaders from multiple sectors discussed universities of the future at Univation event in Ottawa.

By MARK CARDWELL | February 08 2018

“All of us are very supportive when it comes to helping our students reach their athletic goals,” says one dean.