Notes from graduates at U of T, Western and McMaster give new students – and alumni engagement offices – a boost during a difficult time.
The initiative will feature three co-chairs with different specialties from three separate universities.
Ontario universities came under the provincial ombudsman’s oversight in 2016. The office has since received more than 500 university-related complaints.
At a meeting of university leaders last month, Louise Champoux-Paillé offered advice for making overdue changes to higher-ed governance.
The Interior University Research Coalition in B.C. launched late in 2017.
“When we noticed that people were using university or grant money for these conferences, we had to put a stop to it,” said one department chair.
Students in a prison law clinical course offered by Queen’s University help federal inmates with legal grievances.
After purchasing Sam the Record Man’s flagship store in 2008, Ryerson University officially returned the music shop’s iconic sign to downtown Toronto in January.
An injection of $3 billion for research and expressed support for the “next generation of researchers” figures prominently in the federal budget.
On the 10th anniversary of the first massive open online course, they are more numerous than ever.
New Zealand’s chief scientist Peter Gluckman was among a trio of advisers offering their insights at the recent AAAS annual meeting.
The campus training hubs aim to keep top athletes in Canada.
Federal funding of $950 million promised for the five winning bids from across the country.
Soapbox Science trains women working in STEM to engage the public about their research by taking it to the streets.
Leaders from multiple sectors discussed universities of the future at Univation event in Ottawa.
“All of us are very supportive when it comes to helping our students reach their athletic goals,” says one dean.
Chief scientists for Canada, Quebec and Ontario say the public needs to be more engaged with science and why it’s important.
Using publicly available information, the study has compiled employment data on 88 percent of the university’s PhD graduates from 2000 to 2015.
The University of Regina is giving free suits to job-seeking students.
The lectures, part of a special class about Viola Desmond, were streamed on Facebook Live.