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In my opinion

BY JENNIFER ZWICKER | SEP 12 2011

Graduate council conference is a catalyst for change.

BY PETER MACKINNON | SEP 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 | AUG 31 2011

Canadian universities are in danger of falling out of balance.

BY STEPHANIE KAPUSTA + CRISTINA ROADEVIN | AUG 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 | AUG 17 2011

Learning management woes.

BY NOAH SARNA | JUL 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 | JUN 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 JARRETT A. CARTY | JUN 13 2011

Let’s not eulogize the book just yet.

BY ARSHAD AHMAD | JUN 13 2011

An open letter.

BY BILL WAISER | MAY 10 2011

Why it matters.

BY BILLY STREAN | MAY 10 2011

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

BY ANDREW M. BOGGS | MAY 10 2011

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

BY SAM LADNER | APR 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 | MAR 07 2011

It’s appreciation time.

BY JANICE GRAHAM, NAOMI ADELSON, SYLVIE FORTIN, GILLES BIBEAU, MARGARET LOCK, SANDRA HYDE, MARY ELLEN MACDONALD, IGNACE OLAZABAL, PETER STEPHENSON + JAMES WALDRAM | FEB 07 2011

A manifesto.

BY ARTHUR COREN | JAN 12 2011

Do professors in Canada and the U.S. treat student cheaters differently?

BY MARK MERCER | JAN 12 2011

When students’ associations go bad.

BY RICARDO DUCHESNE | DEC 20 2010

A response to the article “Racism in the academy”.

BY SHARI GRAYDON | DEC 06 2010

Why are they missing in action?

BY PAUL AXELROD | DEC 06 2010

It’s Maclean’s magazine time again.