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By JOSEPH HALBERSMA | October 08 2014

The upcoming program reform represents an immense opportunity for those who are still reeling from SSHRC’s 2009 decision to carve out new success at CIHR.

By GAVIN MOODIE | October 01 2014

While digitization changes the role of libraries and perhaps of scholars’ relations with text, is has so far not changed the way people learn.

By GILLES PATRY | September 17 2014

Let’s continue to raise the bar on science research.

By JOHN OSBORNE | September 10 2014

Part two of John Osborne’s response to Tim Pettipiece’s article on sessionals.

By ELIZABETH FLYNN-DASTOOR | September 10 2014

Students need social supports.

By JOHN OSBORNE | September 04 2014

The dean of Carleton University’s faculty of arts and social sciences department responds to Tim Pettipiece’s article on sessionals.

By TIM PETTIPIECE | September 03 2014

A shift in the way academics are hired has created a long, lost generation.

By BRENT EPPERSON | August 20 2014

The move towards corporate governance threatens creative thinking at the time we need it most.


If you want to reach all your students, read this.

By SHARI GRAYDON | July 23 2014

If you think your research is worthy of attention, are you doing all you can to make sure it has the best opportunity to make a difference?

By GAVIN MOODIE | June 25 2014

Reforms probably won’t be as sweeping as the coalition conservative government would like.

By JANICE ALLEN | June 11 2014

Grad-student parents need better institutional support.

By ERIC HEHNER | May 21 2014

The referee system needs to be changed, and the solution is simple.


The city-university link is critical to the restructuring of higher education institutions.

By MARC SPOONER | April 30 2014

How the ‘audit culture’ is ruining the academy and harming society in the process.

By RYAN J. MAILLOUX | April 23 2014

Publish in Nature or perish.

By EARLE F. ZEIGLER | April 23 2014

A former coach pleads for Canadian universities to retain their much better model of inter-collegiate sport.

By RICHARD PRICE | April 16 2014

Athletics connect universities with their communities and fosters healthier, better educated citizens.

By DAVID K. FOOT | April 09 2014

“This enrolment boom is now over. We knew this would happen.”

By THOMAS KLASSEN | April 02 2014

Their grades are mediocre, so it’s tough to promote themselves to employers and grad schools.