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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.

BY DOUGLAS MORRIS | July 17 2020

Eliminating bureaucracy is not possible, but paying attention to simple guidelines for best practice can go a long way towards reducing its expansion.

BY NICOLE JOHNSON & GEORGE VELETSIANOS | July 13 2020

Based on a recent survey, both faculty and administrators agree that pedagogical strategies are needed for teaching online.

BY FLORENCE SARA G. FERRARIS | January 20 2020

Under pressure from student groups and others, an increasing number of universities are setting objectives to reduce the carbon footprint of their investment portfolios.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | December 16 2019

The provincial budget hits students hard as universities adjust to a leaner financial future.

BY SHEILA COTE-MEEK | November 22 2019

To get to know an institution, you need to understand its people, place and culture.

BY SHANNON DEA | October 17 2019

Two recent cases from the U.S. throw into sharp relief just how critical institutional autonomy is for academic freedom.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | September 25 2019

They affirm that universities have a vital role to play in helping society navigate through the deepest challenges of our time, from climate change to the dangers of misinformation and rising intolerance.

BY SHEILA COTE-MEEK | September 17 2019

Having early discussions about a role change with those close to you is important, so they can grow with your decision.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | September 16 2019

Several universities are pursuing initiatives to train students and workers, support industry and safeguard our country’s critical infrastructure.

BY CHERYL FOY | August 29 2019

In a world of increasing legal risks and fiduciary obligations, it is difficult to understand why a university would do without one.

BY KERRY BANKS | July 30 2019

Canadian researchers offered a sneak peek of some of the results at Congress in Vancouver.

BY JOE HENRY | June 05 2019

His words can help us build a more just and fairer student experience for all.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | May 08 2019

Though often viewed with skepticism, when done well, these plans can help to set an institution’s path.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | May 01 2019

And what happens when controversy arises.

BY LEO GROARKE | April 29 2019

Why hiring committees are in the best position to make an informed decision.

BY MEAGHAN HALDENBY | March 25 2019

From personal revelations to behind-the-scenes conversations, here’s what happens when university administrators get their own podcasts.

BY SHEILA COTE-MEEK | February 28 2019

It’s time to stop and rethink what a university should look like, and how education can remain relevant during times of rapid transition.

BY ANQI SHEN | February 05 2019

Social media is an emerging area of interest for university leaders, says a researcher who studied the topic in a Canadian context.