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BY JULIE CAFLEY | October 27 2021

An expert on leadership in higher education explores the reasons women are less likely to be appointed president, and why so many have unfinished mandates.

BY PATRICK SANAGHAN | October 25 2021

Lessons learned from successful campus implementation efforts.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | October 22 2021

‘We are cautiously optimistic that we are entering the recovery phase,’ one comptroller says.

BY CRESO SÁ | October 08 2021

We need to put aside our preconceived notions about how universities should be run, to better assess where we need to make improvements.

BY VIVEK GOEL | July 06 2021

The pandemic has made the important work of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples, and of aggressively fighting resurgent racism at an institutional level, all the more urgent.

BY ANDREW MOORE | June 25 2021

Universities should be places for people to discover their own ways of contributing to their communities, not vocational assembly lines.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | June 21 2021

StFX students will now receive two degrees when they graduate: one in Latin and one in Mi’kmaw.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | June 09 2021

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.

BY PAQUITO BERNARD | June 07 2021

The entire university community should systematically incorporate issues of climate change and the collapse of biodiversity into introductory courses.

BY IAN MUNROE | June 01 2021

As universities prepare a return to on-campus activities, many are hoping to keep advantages of remote teaching.

BY ROBERT KOZAK | May 26 2021

Most universities say they will follow local public health guidelines and are strongly encouraging staff and students to get vaccinated.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | April 26 2021

The ‘nightmare scenario’ of Laurentian University could become reality for other universities if the feds don’t step in and stabilize the PSE sector, warns Royal Society of Canada working group chair.

BY KEAN BIRCH | April 06 2021

Here are two recommendations to make the process less onerous for faculty members.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | March 10 2021

In a Q&A, incoming U of Waterloo president Vivek Goel reflects on cutting through the noise of COVID-19 information, his vision for a post-pandemic university and what working in public health has in common with academic administration.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | February 24 2021

A new certificate program at Dalhousie University tackles the changing landscape of postsecondary leadership.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | February 24 2021

Universities are turning to the UN’s 17 sustainable development goals as a blueprint for achieving a better and more prosperous world.

BY DIANE PETERS | February 22 2021

Ontario unveils its new funding formula for colleges and universities as Alberta mulls its own PBF scheme.

BY ELIZABETH CANNON | February 17 2021

As a university president, at the end of the day, you want to feel that you have made a difference and left your institution in a better place than you found it.

BY JULIEN CAYOUETTE | February 10 2021

Laurentian University’s financial difficulties and the challenges facing the Université de l’Ontario français create uncertainty.

BY BRYN WILLIAMS-JONES | July 23 2020

Let’s ensure we recognize and support their extraordinary efforts during the COVID-19 crisis.