August 30, 2021
B.C. universities to require rapid testing or proof of vaccinationBritish Columbia’s public health officer, Bonnie Henry, has said universities can only mandate double vaccination for staff and faculty, not students. But univers...
The lack of any structural acknowledgement about the toll that COVID is taking on parents and caregivers is a grave failing at the institutional level.
While most were able to seamlessly pivot to primarily online services, some also faced unique technological, licensing and human resource challenges.
While some Indigenous scholars say there’s been significant progress, others see mostly rhetoric.
How do higher education institutions internationalize while contributing to the local communities they serve?
July 28, 2021
Brock students in residence will need to be vaccinated this fallContinue reading is now requi...
Creating a workable course schedule for you and your students.
Brock University sees itself as having a ‘double cohort of first years’ in September, says interim president.
All four regional conferences in Canadian university sports have announced league and championship schedules for the 2021-22 season.
There’s no need to create a teaching schedule for the fall. Students have been telling us how to create a learning environment that makes sense. We should listen to them.
June 30, 2021
Important updates for incoming, returning international students and facultyInternational students will be exempt from quarantine, the requirement to stay at a government-authorized accommodation and COVID-19 testing on their eig...
Two grad students discuss their unique experiences of having to switch supervisors.
How an online career symposium created connections for graduate students, postdocs and staff.
Moving to online delivery of programs and services forced universities to be creative. Here are some of the initiatives they’ll keep as we return to campus in person this fall.
Why more PhDs should transition to public policy and how they can do it.
You still need compelling content while also giving extra focus to your voice and visual elements of your presentation.
As universities prepare a return to on-campus activities, many are hoping to keep advantages of remote teaching.
May 31, 2021
Western to make vaccines mandatory for students in residenceWith a planned full return to in-person classes in September, Western University is stepping up its health and safety measures. Along with it...
How the traditional conference format has been reimagined in the wake of COVID-19 lockdowns.