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IN MY OPINION

By DANIEL COLEMAN + SMARO KAMBOURELI | November 23 2011

In an era of eroding government support, it’s little wonder that universities have felt pressure to adopt an entrepreneurial approach to knowledge.

By ANIL HIRA AND DARCIE COHEN | November 16 2011

The systems now used to evaluate teaching by professors are highly inadequate.

By J.N. LITTLE | November 07 2011

Why I won’t be attending your seasonal party.

By MARK MERCER | October 19 2011

I beg to differ when it comes to academic freedom at universities.

By HARVEY WEINGARTEN | October 11 2011

It’s time to measure.

By MARYSE DE LA GIRODAY | September 19 2011

As the senior population continues to increase, Canadian institutions need to prepare for possibility of an influx of mature students in the classroom.

By JENNIFER ZWICKER | September 12 2011

Graduate council conference is a catalyst for change.

By PETER MACKINNON | September 12 2011

If I were to ask members of any university audience, “Do you believe in the importance of academic freedom? Do you believe we should all be vigilant and vigorous in its defence?”, the answers undoubtedly would be yes and yes.

By DANIEL WOOLF | August 31 2011

Canadian universities are in danger of falling out of balance.

By STEPHANIE KAPUSTA + CRISTINA ROADEVIN | August 23 2011

In Canada, international students working on their PhD are given funding for four years. After that, they are on their own.

By LYNN CUNNINGHAM | August 17 2011

Learning management woes.

By NOAH SARNA | July 04 2011

UBC made the right call on a student who was involved in the Stanley Cup riot.

By AFSHAN JAFAR, MELONIE FULLICK & LEE SKALLERUP | June 29 2011

In early June, 33-year-old University of British Columbia graduate student Rumana Manzur was brutally attacked by her husband while visiting family in Bangladesh. He gouged out her eyes, permanently blinding her, and bit off most of her nose. This was done in front of their young daughter.

By ARSHAD AHMAD | June 13 2011

An open letter.

By JARRETT A. CARTY | June 13 2011

Let’s not eulogize the book just yet.

By ANDREW M. BOGGS | May 10 2011

The U.K. risks being overtaken by Canada in yet another area of higher education.

By BILLY STREAN | May 10 2011

The whole campus is invited to celebrate at the University of Alberta’s Festival of Teaching.

By BILL WAISER | May 10 2011

Why it matters.

By SAM LADNER | April 04 2011

Few academic supervisors ever advise their social science PhD students to seek employment in the private sector. It is time that changed.

By DAVID MITCHELL | March 07 2011

It’s appreciation time.