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BY ANNE-MARIE CORRIVEAU ET AL | January 18 2019

Instead of relying on outside consultants, the leadership at Université de Sherbrooke took matters into their own hands.

BY JULIA EASTMAN | October 26 2018

It’s up to all of us, with a bit of mutual understanding, to stem the tide of increasing regulation at Canada’s universities.

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | August 08 2018

The job can be challenging, all-consuming and even isolating – but also rewarding.

BY JULIA EASTMAN | July 24 2018

The decision-making authority of universities appears to be shrinking, and that’s cause for concern.

BY ANGELA CAMPBELL | March 06 2018

The careers of our most inspiring institutional leaders are marked by a lived commitment to these principles.

BY SHEILA COTE-MEEK | January 10 2018

“As a leader, there will be times when you just have to take a leap of faith.”

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | January 03 2018

The deliberations of university boards seem to have become more rancorous and controversial of late. What’s going on?

BY PAUL AXELROD | November 01 2017

University leaders concerned about the employability of graduates should sustain academic and curricular diversity, including the liberal arts.

BY DIANE PETERS | October 04 2017

A prosperous and healthy city benefits urban universities and their surrounding communities.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | August 30 2017

There’s little evidence that automatic entrance scholarships persuade students to accept an offer of admission. Could the funds be better spent elsewhere?

BY RYAN BURNS | August 21 2017

Educate yourself, embrace activism, donate your time, and more.

BY PAUL AXELROD | August 03 2017

“Extremism is now startlingly pervasive, politically poisonous, and requires constant repudiation.”

BY MICHAEL ATKINSON & JENNIFER ROBERTSON | April 18 2017

Lessons learned from the presidential transition committee at the University of Saskatchewan.

BY MARTHA CRAGO | March 08 2017

“We need to become aware of the social realities that set us apart from many of our fellow citizens and address them.”

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | March 01 2017

Five years after the Printemps érable, one of the biggest protest movements ever to hit Quebec, the province’s universities remain underfunded and beset by a series of unresolved issues.

BY KATHRYN SHAILER | November 08 2016

For the benefit of the entire university community, we need to talk, we need to work together and we need to quell the self-righteous rhetoric.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | November 02 2016

Experts from within and outside of academia expound on what role universities can play to further the innovation agenda.

BY ANQI SHEN | October 31 2016

A Q&A with Belinda Robinson, chief executive of Universities Australia.

BY OMAR MOUALLEM | September 07 2016

How a Christian university opened its heart to the Canadian Muslim convicted of war crimes.

BY ROSANNA TAMBURRI | August 03 2016

Presidential terminations and resignations are nothing new, even in the staid world of academia. Yet, rarely have they played out in so public a manner as the abrupt departure of president Arvind Gupta at the University of British Columbia in the summer of 2015 or the messy dismissal of Ilene Busch-Vishniac as president of the […]