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BY SHARON OOSTHOEK | APR 04 2022

New initiative adds videos and resources to support Indigenous communities across the country that are confronting climate change.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | MAR 30 2022

New network will bring together academia, businesses, non-profits and government to collaborate on R&D, commercialization and talent development projects.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | MAR 25 2022

The REES platform focuses on survivors, providing them with a range of secure options to report incidents and access support services.

BY TAYO BERO | MAR 22 2022

The BRN aims to make Black scholars feel supported as well as provide them with a community of peers who can help them navigate their research journey.

BY DIANE PETERS | MAR 17 2022

Scientists are turning to small lab-grown cell clusters to probe basic questions, model diseases and test drugs.

BY KERRY BANKS | MAR 15 2022

The perfectly preserved specimen is currently housed at the Yingliang Stone Nature History Museum in China.

BY EMILY BARON CADLOFF | MAR 14 2022

Even before the pandemic, women professors had to deal with a different set of expectations.

BY DIANE PETERS | MAR 11 2022

The UPP is now looking to build an administrative platform and seeking input on responsible investing.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | MAR 10 2022

Mechatronics researchers will be exploring the capabilities of Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot over the next three years.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | MAR 08 2022

A combination of factors has contributed to a pair of faculty strikes, with more possibly to come.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | MAR 07 2022

The hands-on brewing course was a unique opportunity for students amid the pandemic.

BY MAXIME BILODEAU | MAR 01 2022

Whether they like it or not, Canadian institutions will have to address the issue of cybersecurity – before it’s too late.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | FEB 28 2022

‘People doing computer science degrees, of any sort, need ethical training,’ says one of the designers.

BY UA/AU | FEB 28 2022

February 23, 2022 Universities take varied response to ending vaccine requirements Many provincial governments have announced the end of vaccine mandates, with some universities choosing to follow suit. In Alberta, where in-person learning will resume on Feb. 28, the University of Calgary, the University of Alberta and Mount Royal University have all decided to drop […]

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | FEB 25 2022

Sense of isolation during the pandemic spurred effort to unite senior Indigenous administrators across Canada’s universities.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | FEB 23 2022

COVID-19 forced universities to cancel in-person events in January to remember those killed in the Tehran missile attack.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | FEB 18 2022

A lack of consultation from university administrators is leading to labour relations tensions at some institutions.

BY IAN COUTTS | FEB 16 2022

One challenge is how to avoid postsecondary institutions themselves determining the validity of an individual’s claim of Indigeneity.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | FEB 15 2022

Project aims to show it’s possible to remove gigatons of CO2 from the atmosphere and store it beneath the seabed.

BY JULIEN CAYOUETTE | FEB 09 2022

Now more than ever, faculty and staff are working hard to help students succeed.