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BY MOIRA MACDONALD | October 07 2019

87 percent of students say university has so far met or exceeded their expectations, according to the Canadian University Survey Consortium.


Barbie’s You Can Be Anything campaign matches girls up with female mentors excelling in male-dominated fields.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | September 30 2019

In an open letter signed by hundreds, they argue it’s time to abandon the CCV and move to a simpler solution.

BY MAUD CUCCHI | September 25 2019

Ontario’s 2018 budget cuts to French-language services denounced in a collection of poems by Franco-Ontarian academics.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | September 16 2019

Several universities are pursuing initiatives to train students and workers, support industry and safeguard our country’s critical infrastructure.

BY BECKY RYNOR | September 10 2019

The award-winning organization specializing in educational forays into the Arctic and Antarctic celebrates its 20th anniversary next year.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | September 09 2019

Changes affect four equity-seeking groups: women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous people and visible minorities.


Program also aims to diversify source countries for incoming international students.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | September 02 2019

A unique endowment at the University of Alberta funds rare book acquisitions – one for each of the institution’s honorary degree recipients.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | August 27 2019

For visually impaired students, a lack of accessible learning materials “creates enormous barriers to success.”

BY NATALIE SAMSON | August 26 2019

Students will be trained in the creative and business sides of the toy and game industry.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | August 20 2019

The new network of regional centers of excellence comes on the heels of Canada’s first national accessibility law.


One program, Knowledge Makers, was recently recognized with the Alan Blizzard Award for excellence in teaching collaboration.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | August 13 2019

Boosting the number of Indigenous medical students, bolstering Indigenous curriculum among measures promised.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | August 12 2019

“Typically in vet practice, the routine is to … check the boxes. I realized very quickly that that was not the way to go about it – it was about establishing a relationship first.”

BY ANGELYN FRANCIS | August 07 2019

After decades of grassroots work by Black scholars, a few universities have started offering Black Canadian studies programs. Will it be enough to start reversing what one professor calls Canada’s “Black brain drain”?

BY SALMA MAHGOUB | August 06 2019

Recent allegations of mismanagement have stained the reputations of several student unions across Canada.

BY KERRY BANKS | July 30 2019

Canadian researchers offered a sneak peek of some of the results at Congress in Vancouver.

BY TERRI COLES | July 23 2019

The university is the latest in Canada to rethink its stance on a name many find offensive.

BY ANQI SHEN | July 08 2019

The centre, hosted by Ryerson University, has an ambitious mandate that includes funding and evaluating new approaches to skills development.