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.
This Wednesday at 1 p.m. EST, universities across the country will honour those who died aboard UIA Flight 752 last week.
The new board chair of Universities Canada lays out her priorities.
At a panel discussion at Congress, three academics reflect on the challenges facing universities.
Many companies in Canada are starting scholarship programs with a view to promoting their corporate social responsibility.
The former UOIT rebrands to clarify its identity and move past an awkward moniker.
According to Deborah Saucier, symbolic and structural changes have led to improved enrolment rates and staff retention.
The Magna Charta Universitatum is being used across the world to shape, guide and defend university values.
While its founding order of Ursuline Sisters slowly dies out, Canada’s only all-female university embraces a second century of empowering women.
Colleges seeking university status aren’t just looking to change their institutions – they’re aiming to change what a university can be.
Student mobility and research collaboration will be among the items under discussion.
A look at some UCASS data from 1970 to 2016.
At a meeting of university leaders last month, Louise Champoux-Paillé offered advice for making overdue changes to higher-ed governance.
An injection of $3 billion for research and expressed support for the “next generation of researchers” figures prominently in the federal budget.
Leaders from multiple sectors discussed universities of the future at Univation event in Ottawa.
University consortium partners with Beijing to remove barriers for Canadians to study there.
Full-time academic staff are increasing in the higher ranks and dropping at the assistant professor level, according to 2016-17 UCASS data from Statistics Canada.
Full-time undergraduate enrolment up a more modest two percent this fall compared to 2016.
A university president, foundation executive, Canada Research Chair holder and a Vanier scholar weigh in on the Naylor report’s recommendations.
June 6, 1911: the day Canada’s universities joined together in a national body.