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By ANQI SHEN | June 20 2018

The platform has gained new members and is getting ready to launch La Conversation Canada en français.

By JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | June 19 2018

Quebec’s universities will see their operating grants increase under a new funding policy that uses a simplified calculation formula.

By NATALIE SAMSON | June 14 2018

The change should divert about 175,000 straws and 155,000 bags from landfills.

By ANABEL COSSETTE CIVITELLA | June 13 2018

Although women make up the majority of university graduates, they remain underrepresented in academia.

By ANQI SHEN | June 12 2018

Survey shows universities have made efforts to boost Indigenous faculty, programs and spaces to bridge the education gap.

By BRUNO VOMPEAN | June 08 2018

The educational initiative “was humanizing when every aspect of imprisonment is dehumanizing,” says a former participant.

By NATALIE SAMSON | June 06 2018

Colleges seeking university status aren’t just looking to change their institutions – they’re aiming to change what a university can be.

By NATALIE SAMSON | June 05 2018

In more than 4,000 paintings over 15 years, Brandon University stands out as a favourite subject of plein-air painter Weiming Zhao.

By JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | May 30 2018

Quebec needs more teaching graduates to respond to growing K-12 enrolment; meanwhile, the rest of Canada is also looking for French-speaking teachers.

By ANQI SHEN | May 29 2018

“Tackling these questions in an open, transparent and scholarly way is one of the things we’re doing to make ourselves more welcoming as a community to people of diverse racial backgrounds,” said King’s president.

By PATTI LANE | May 22 2018

Seed banks are helping researchers resurrect plants from the past and create crops for the future.

By UA/AU | May 17 2018

Ebola researcher Gary Kobinger, a 20-year-old research team and an assistive-technologies pioneer are among those being honoured.

By CATHERINE COUTURIER | May 16 2018

The City of Montreal has partnered with university researchers in a major project to decontaminate an old industrial site through vegetation.

By PASCALE CASTONGUAY | May 15 2018

Student mobility and research collaboration will be among the items under discussion.

By SPARROW MCGOWAN | May 15 2018

The initiative builds on a pilot project in Nova Scotia to combat the region’s shrinking and aging population.

By UA/AU | May 09 2018

André Gaudreault of Université de Montréal among the Killam winners, while University of Toronto’s Lewis Kay takes NSERC’s Herzberg Gold Medal for Science and Engineering.

By EMILY BARON CADLOFF | May 07 2018

“There is a sense of pride, a sense of continued resilience in language learning,” says coordinator at the University of New Brunswick’s Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre.

By SHARON OOSTHOEK | May 04 2018

Interactive website features videos, maps and plain-language explanations to bring home the reality of climate change to Canadian communities.

By TARA SIEBARTH | May 01 2018

Science communication is becoming more and more important to emerging researchers.

By TIM JOHNSON | April 27 2018

For the last three years, the university has been sending newly minted doctors to this isolated territory to practise rural and remote medicine.