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By ROSANNA TAMBURRI | December 07 2009

Most schools are concerned about funding from provincial grants

By PHILIP FINE | December 07 2009

Nine out of 10 international students say they are satisfied with their decision to study in Canada and eight out of 10 say that both their courses and universities met or exceeded their expectations, according to the 2009 survey of international students by the Canadian Bureau for International Education. On the less positive side, the […]

By PHILIP FINE | December 07 2009

Three programs highlight ways of including international students and their families in the community

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | November 23 2009

The Vancouver 2010 Winter Games organization has partnered with the Globe and Mail newspaper to produce a series of Olympic-themed podcasts featuring Canadian academics. The podcast series, entitled “Intellectual Muscle: University Dialogues for Vancouver 2010,” began in October, and new podcasts are being added each week until the start of the games in mid-February. The […]

By TARA SIEBARTH | November 23 2009

Advocates need to show how research helps solve problems, says AUCC’s Herb O’Heron

By ELAINE SMITH | November 09 2009

Lucky duo to sing in celebration of U of T’s engineering society

By PEGGY BERKOWITZ | November 09 2009

The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada welcomes its 95th member

By ROSANNA TAMBURRI | November 09 2009

Students from low-income families who get help with student-aid forms are more likely to attend university, says a Canada-U.S. study

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | November 09 2009

Researchers capture first images of memories being made

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | October 22 2009

Recession likely keeping students in school and out of the labour market

By PEGGY BERKOWITZ | October 19 2009

Researchers and policymakers hope it will help journalists better cover science and researchers better understand reporters’ motivations

By PHILIP FINE | October 19 2009

Polaris Institute commends several universities for embracing bottled-water-free zones

By ROSANNA TAMBURRI | October 05 2009

As one of the few groups funding national research on student access to university and college, demise of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation will leave a gap

By UA/AU | October 05 2009

University Affairs was named a finalist for overall best magazine website, overall best design and twice for best blog.

By DANIEL DROLET | September 21 2009

CFHSS aims to boost profile of its four annual book prizes

By LÉO CHARBONNEAU | September 21 2009

Study finds similarities, some surprising differences, at Canada’s universities

By PEGGY BERKOWITZ | September 08 2009

In its pre-budget submission to the federal government, association puts emphasis on research spending

By PAULINE ANDERSON | September 08 2009

Preventive measures start now, planning for worse scenarios is under way

By FRANÇOIS-OLIVIER DORAIS | September 08 2009

This sensitive subject is back in the spotlight following tabling of new bill.

By ANNE MULLENS | September 08 2009

Research megaproject will soon disclose mysteries of the deep