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BY NATALIE SAMSON | June 11 2019

The top three presentations at this year’s 3-Minute Thesis competition tackled chemotherapy, oil pipelines, and asphalt.

BY MEAGHAN HALDENBY | May 27 2019

The new system helps foster an “inclusivity culture” at the institution, says campus designer.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | May 24 2019

Many companies in Canada are starting scholarship programs with a view to promoting their corporate social responsibility.

BY TARA SIEBARTH | May 13 2019

The cohort represents an array of interests, including sports-injury medicine, Indigenous health and wellness, and podcasting.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | April 15 2019

A number of pilot projects are trying to encourage intergenerational co-housing in cities big and small.

BY DIANE BARBARIČ | April 09 2019

The recent budget announcement means Canadian students won’t be left behind when it comes to studying abroad.

BY JOHN-TYLER BINFET | March 21 2019

The B.A.R.K. program – Building Academic Retention through K9s – creates opportunities for students and community members to spend time with therapy dogs.

BY WENDY CARR & BLYE FRANK | March 13 2019

Faculties of education have a role to play in ensuring that teachers can identify and respond to students’ mental health challenges.

BY ANQI SHEN | March 07 2019

Students, researchers and charitable organizations are mobilizing to find solutions to improve food security.

BY DIANE PETERS | March 06 2019

Research suggests that student evaluations of teaching are often badly designed and used inappropriately. But change is underway.

BY JESSICA NATALE WOOLLARD | March 05 2019

The guidelines require students to have a letter signed by their instructor indicating what kind of editing help is permitted.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | March 04 2019

After years of collecting anecdotal data, UNB professor Eric Weissman is leading a study to bring the issue of student homelessness out of the shadows.

BY SALMA MAHGOUB | February 13 2019

Ancillary fees fund many campus activities, including student clubs, student media, food banks, and equity and peer support services.

BY SHIREEN AHMED | January 17 2019

The updated policy broadly supports the inclusion of trans athletes in university sport, but critics still have some concerns.

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | January 10 2019

More students are opting to live in theme-based residences.

BY RIMA WILKES & HOWARD RAMOS | December 07 2018

They’re a waste of time, with little evidence they make a difference in decision-making.

BY DAVID SYNCOX | December 03 2018

Graduate students and professors need to act to promote academic integrity.

BY DAVID KENT | November 30 2018

These relatively recent initiatives deserve recognition for helping the scientific community.

BY CHRISTINE DAIGLE | November 20 2018

Why do hiring committees appear to favour graduates from big-league universities?

BY SORAYA ROBERTS | November 14 2018

Still, a few universities have committed to offering services that specifically address eating disorders as part of their health and wellness programs.