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Universities Canada

BY BRENT WITTMEIER | August 25 2021

A look at some of the beautiful central gathering places at Canadian universities.

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 LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | May 17 2021

‘Had the program not been offered in … northern Ontario, we would not have become midwives,’ says one Laurentian graduate.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | April 05 2021

The Centre for Career and Vocation prompts students to ask how social responsibility and ‘calling’ factor into their work lives.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | March 15 2021

To tackle the world’s biggest problems, ‘we’re going to need our government and scientists working together.’

BY JULIEN CAYOUETTE | February 10 2021

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

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | October 30 2020

The North Vancouver university becomes the association’s 96th member institution.

BY RHIANNON RUSSELL | June 17 2020

This May, Yukon College officially became Yukon University. The journey to becoming Canada’s first university north of the 60th parallel has been more than 45 years in the making.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 14 2020

This Wednesday at 1 p.m. EST, universities across the country will honour those who died aboard UIA Flight 752 last week.

BY PASCALE CASTONGUAY | November 19 2019

The new board chair of Universities Canada lays out her priorities.

BY ROSELLA CHIBAMBO | June 18 2019

At a panel discussion at Congress, three academics reflect on the challenges facing universities.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | May 24 2019

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

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | April 26 2019

The former UOIT rebrands to clarify its identity and move past an awkward moniker.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | March 01 2019

According to Deborah Saucier, symbolic and structural changes have led to improved enrolment rates and staff retention.

BY PATRICK DEANE | February 22 2019

The Magna Charta Universitatum is being used across the world to shape, guide and defend university values.

BY NELANTHI HEWA | January 23 2019

While its founding order of Ursuline Sisters slowly dies out, Canada’s only all-female university embraces a second century of empowering women.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | June 06 2018

Colleges seeking university status aren’t just looking to change their institutions – they’re aiming to change what a university can be.

BY PASCALE CASTONGUAY | May 15 2018

Student mobility and research collaboration will be among the items under discussion.

BY NATALIE SAMSON & ANQI SHEN | March 20 2018

A look at some UCASS data from 1970 to 2016.

BY PIERRE BLAIS | March 13 2018

At a meeting of university leaders last month, Louise Champoux-Paillé offered advice for making overdue changes to higher-ed governance.

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