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BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | FEB 20 2020

“This is a loss for individual universities, individual families and friends. It’s a loss for the scholarly community. It’s a loss for this country.”

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | FEB 18 2020

Nearly everything we do now generates reams of data, and universities are helping Canadians to make productive use of it.

BY MARK CARDWELL | FEB 18 2020

Carleton University grad student Tamara Banbury went from studying to being a part of the voluntary cyborg culture.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | FEB 12 2020

The classics department has facilitated peer mentorship for undergrads since 2013.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | FEB 10 2020

The student-run campaign uses social media to break down the science behind addiction and share personal stories of people affected by it.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | FEB 04 2020

A Q&A with University of Toronto public health expert Ross Upshur.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | FEB 04 2020

A Q&A with sociologist Amy Hanser, who’s gone undercover on public transit to discover how long is too long to stare at a fellow bus rider.

BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | FEB 03 2020

Gaps in reporting mishaps and inadequate data sharing between institutions leave universities vulnerable, the authors say.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | JAN 29 2020

In this program, Indigenous PhD students receive a stipend, teaching experience, faculty mentor and time to complete their dissertation.

BY MOIRA FARR | JAN 24 2020

The lab was itself subjected to a botched sting operation by undercover agents seeking to discredit its work.

BY FLORENCE SARA G. FERRARIS | JAN 20 2020

Under pressure from student groups and others, an increasing number of universities are setting objectives to reduce the carbon footprint of their investment portfolios.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | JAN 17 2020

A new hydroponic system will allow the university to harvest hundreds of pounds of greens a month out of a refurbished shipping container.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JAN 16 2020

Efforts by the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies to standardize Three-Minute Thesis competitions across the country have been met with some resistance from participating universities.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | JAN 14 2020

This Wednesday at 1 p.m. EST, universities across the country will honour those who died aboard UIA Flight 752 last week.

BY JORDAN WHITEHOUSE | JAN 10 2020

Thanks to researcher Shannon Berch, UBC might be the first Canadian university to successfully cultivate the pricey foodie staple.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | JAN 09 2020

Dozens of students, professors and researchers from universities across the country have been identified among the 176 victims.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | DEC 20 2019

The university estimates that students who opt for the ZTC degree program could save $5,000 over four years by exclusively using open-access course texts and library course reserves.

BY EVA VOINIGESCU | DEC 19 2019

The 15 teams chosen for the Canadian Space Agency’s CubeSat program have until this fall to get their designs ready for a 2021 launch.

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | DEC 18 2019

The Intersectoral Student Committee in Quebec findings reveal that postdocs face financial and professional instability, among other challenges.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | DEC 16 2019

The provincial budget hits students hard as universities adjust to a leaner financial future.