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In my opinion

BY KYLA HANINGTON | JUN 08 2010

Learning is delightful, intellectual elitism is not.

BY MARK MERCER | MAY 03 2010

By that I mean a place where you’ll encounter disturbing ideas.

BY CHAD GAFFIELD | APR 06 2010

Let’s confront misperceptions about our graduates.

BY CHRISTINE OVERALL | APR 06 2010

University professors have an odd public image.

BY IAN D. CLARK | MAR 08 2010

Or, Steve and Di’s evening on the Internet.

BY CRAIG MONK | MAR 08 2010

A university’s character is the sum of its faculty and their work.

BY ROSEANN O’REILLY RUNTE | FEB 08 2010

Canada’s universities should build on what they’ve already created.

BY ANDREW M. BOGGS | JAN 25 2010

Why PhD candidates should re-evaluate their career expectations.

BY JOHN G. STACKHOUSE, JR. | JAN 11 2010

Academic freedom or statement of faith? They’re both right.

BY DAVID J. CURRIE | DEC 07 2009

Concentrating research funding in the largest institutions may not be the most productive model for Canadian research

BY PATRICK J. J. PHILLIPS | OCT 05 2009

Another forecast of changes coming to university education

BY MEHRDAD HARIRI + JEFF SHAROM | SEP 08 2009

National conference in October is a first step to making this a reality

BY YVES GINGRAS | AUG 04 2009

This generous but ill-conceived program distorts the logic of graduate-school funding

BY ANTHONY GURR | JUN 08 2009

It’s not enough to teach about teaching technologies – use them!

BY TIMOTHY CAULFIELD | APR 06 2009

A new emphasis in science on the study of genetic variation is raising old issues of race

BY VIANNE TIMMONS + BRIAN D. WAGNER | MAR 09 2009

How to end your course in a way that students will remember

BY LEON TRAKMAN | FEB 09 2009

Canadian universities could benefit if they boost efforts to recruit
international students, who want quality for fair cost

BY BRETT ZIMMERMAN | FEB 09 2009

Boy, do I feel silly recalling how, in the autumn of 2000, I assured my students at York University that there wouldn’t be a strike. “We don’t have the guts to go out. We always have a positive strike vote then cave in at the eleventh hour and accept whatever York’s negotiators offer us. My […]

BY PAUL AXELROD | FEB 09 2009

Universities’ heavy dependence on part-time faculty merits serious attention, but the union’s proposed solution would be unacceptable to every university in Canada

BY YVES GINGRAS | JAN 12 2009

The director of communications at Lakehead University recently wrote, in this column, that it is time that academics realize that we live in a marketplace and thus have to “brand” our universities to sell our “products” to potential “buyers” – the students. She told us how, in much less time than expected, she transformed the […]