In a Q&A, incoming U of Waterloo president Vivek Goel reflects on cutting through the noise of COVID-19 information, his vision for a post-pandemic university and what working in public health has in common with academic administration.
A group of CBU administrators and local physicians aim to improve access to health care at the provincial and municipal levels, while also improving health services on campus.
The donated images document the Canadian photographer’s renowned career, starting with his time as a Ryerson student.
February 24, 2021 More universities announce fall plans McGill University will return to on-campus teaching this fall. In a statement posted to its website yesterday, the university said that while some courses will continue to use components of online teaching, “students and teaching staff should plan for a return to more regular rhythms of on-campus […]
A new certificate program at Dalhousie University tackles the changing landscape of postsecondary leadership.
Ontario unveils its new funding formula for colleges and universities as Alberta mulls its own PBF scheme.
MyCreds provides students and graduates with fast, secure access to their official transcripts and other academic documents.
Laurentian University’s financial difficulties and the challenges facing the Université de l’Ontario français create uncertainty.
Universities mark the first anniversary of the plane crash in Iran that killed 176 people, many connected to Canada’s academic community.
With three shows in development, the Amplify network aims to bring peer-reviewed podcasts to the public.
At the event, teams of Manitoba postsecondary students developed solutions to an issue now familiar to all in Canada’s university sector: how to improve online learning.
New expert report from the Council of Canadian Academies finds a growing number of doctoral graduates in Canada is having trouble transitioning to the labour market.
The new online portal makes it simple to find research projects and contact primary investigators nationwide.
With a Coast Salish design and modern fit, the new academic robes honour Kim Baird, the first Indigenous woman to serve as chancellor at the institution.
Tackling racism isn’t a ‘flash-in-the-pan kind of thing,’ says the head of the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing.
“Let us begin our time together by vowing to support each other while we do the hard work of challenging the status quo,” says faculty of law dean Donna Young.
January 27, 2021 COVID cases on campus An outbreak of COVID-19 has been declared at McGill University. According to Fabrice Labeau, deputy provost, student life and learning, 44 students living in residence had tested positive for the virus as of Sunday, with most of the affected students residing in Royal Victoria College. The outbreak is […]
December 23, 2020 COVID-19 cases on campus The University of Windsor has another three cases of COVID-19 to report. These new cases are unrelated to previously reported cases. Since the start of December, the university has reported eight new cases in its community. The Windsor-Essex region has had Ontario’s worst COVID infection rate for a […]
The vital role these two programs continue to play in Canada’s research landscape highlights the vision of those who pushed to create them two decades ago.
Latest review by Universities Canada of its member institutions also catalogues efforts towards reconciliation.