Boosting the number of Indigenous medical students, bolstering Indigenous curriculum among measures promised.
“Typically in vet practice, the routine is to … check the boxes. I realized very quickly that that was not the way to go about it – it was about establishing a relationship first.”
After decades of grassroots work by Black scholars, a few universities have started offering Black Canadian studies programs. Will it be enough to start reversing what one professor calls Canada’s “Black brain drain”?
Recent allegations of mismanagement have stained the reputations of several student unions across Canada.
Canadian researchers offered a sneak peek of some of the results at Congress in Vancouver.
The university is the latest in Canada to rethink its stance on a name many find offensive.
The centre, hosted by Ryerson University, has an ambitious mandate that includes funding and evaluating new approaches to skills development.
“For every individual person who disagrees with what I do, I have three people who support me,” says the philosophy student and linebacker at the University of Manitoba.
Mona Nemer is creating a new youth advisory council of people aged 18 to 30 from a range of backgrounds.
Adaptations of the history scholar’s work take centre stage at the theatre festival.
“We’ve named more new dinosaurs in the last 20 years than in the previous 150,” says one researcher.
Library association releases statement clarifying this evolving role.
Prolific academic, author and advocate Silver Donald Cameron will be the first to hold the three-year appointment.
At a panel discussion at Congress, three academics reflect on the challenges facing universities.
The team will race against military crews from seven other nations in a commemorative restaging of the King’s Cup held in 1919.
The top three presentations at this year’s 3-Minute Thesis competition tackled chemotherapy, oil pipelines, and asphalt.
Many journals publish research that is based on the treatment of wild animals that would never be allowed in a laboratory setting.
Or so says David Naylor, if the country wants to fulfill the promise of the fundamental science review.
The new panel appointed by the Council of Canadian Academies will be chaired by former University of Calgary president Elizabeth Cannon.
The new system helps foster an “inclusivity culture” at the institution, says campus designer.