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BY DIANE PETERS | JAN 27 2021

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.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | JAN 26 2021

The new online portal makes it simple to find research projects and contact primary investigators nationwide.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | JAN 19 2021

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.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | JAN 15 2021

Tackling racism isn’t a ‘flash-in-the-pan kind of thing,’ says the head of the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing.

BY FATIMA SYED | JAN 11 2021

“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.

BY UA/AU | JAN 01 2021

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 […]

BY UA/AU | DEC 31 2020

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 […]

BY BRIAN OWENS | DEC 21 2020

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.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | DEC 16 2020

Latest review by Universities Canada of its member institutions also catalogues efforts towards reconciliation.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | DEC 16 2020

The university’s Teacher’s Pet profile series puts the spotlight on professors’ furry friends.

BY BRIAN OWENS | DEC 09 2020

Money was disbursed quickly, researchers stepped up, but some adjustments had to be made along the way.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | DEC 07 2020

The Halifax institution will be the first university in Atlantic Canada to launch a tuition waiver program for students who were previously in the foster care system.

BY UA/AU | NOV 30 2020

November 30, 2020 COVID-19 cases on campus Over the weekend, the Middlesex-London Health Unit updated the case count for an outbreak at University Hospital on the Western University campus. The latest numbers show 26 patients and 28 staff members have contracted the virus. The increase in cases has prompted the hospital to postpone non-urgent surgeries […]

BY MARK CARDWELL | NOV 30 2020

The pandemic-related pause is meant to give students, staff and faculty extra time to prepare and rest up.

BY BECKY RYNOR | NOV 24 2020

For Canada to succeed in curbing COVID-19, all communities need to succeed, says Brock University president and co-investigator Gervan Fearon.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | NOV 18 2020

Intimate partner violence, families with young children, people with disabilities and Indigenous mental health are among the many areas under investigation.

BY MOIRA FARR | NOV 05 2020

The new standard is especially important for those suffering in the midst of a pandemic, say its adherents.

BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | NOV 04 2020

Michael Houghton talks viruses, accelerated vaccine trials, and the importance of pursuing challenging areas of medicine.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | NOV 02 2020

Lancers Recover is one of the few collegiate recovery programs in Canada.

BY UA/AU | OCT 31 2020

October 28, 2020 International students could be returning to N.S. in November Postsecondary institutions in Nova Scotia will likely be welcoming international students back to their campuses as early as the first week of November. The Government of Nova Scotia shared the news in a press release on Wednesday. The province says it anticipates that […]