IN MY OPINION
For many sectors of academe, ‘paying to publish’ is ethically suspicious.
Diversity at university is insignificant when compared to the differences between university culture and civilian culture: a response to “Women’s rights or religious rights: which comes first?”
A professor believes his university is offering too much religious accommodation.
University students need to learn to write for different disciplines and assignments, and testing the skills they learned in high school isn’t relevant to what they will need to learn.
You can’t prove what you don’t measure.
A new report by the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) affirms Canada’s historical strength in ocean science.
Humanities PhDs at work in the outside world.
Getting a PhD is not about money or tenure – it is about the love of learning.
How students on scholarship could learn to manage their debt.
Grad students should set our own goals.
Social entrepreneurship in a living laboratory.
A professor proposes a “Provincial Scholar” exam to encourage students to pursue a broader education.
After losing several key surveys and reports, we need new and efficient ways to gather innovation data.
Please get involved in working for the abolition of nuclear arms.
Let this generation be … they will figure it out, as we did
What to do about it.
Thoughts on punishing students who chant an ode to rape at orientation.
Canada should bolster Africa’s universities, not drain their best students.
Why HEQCO’s new report doesn’t go far enough.
In pursuing Chinese students, Canadian universities could take actions to encourage China to develop in a more open, democratic way.