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November 2010

BY YVES LABERGE | October 12 2010

It was easier to draw the line between “internal” and “external” examiners before the 1980s, when collaboration between faculties at different uni­versities was less common.

BY JO VANEVERY | October 12 2010

An explanation of whether this is the right fit for you.

BY NICK TAYLOR-VAISEY | October 12 2010

What’s it like to be a part of the Band of the Ceremonial Guard?

BY DANIEL DROLET | October 12 2010

It’s a hot issue in Quebec, where the mineral is a major export product, despite efforts to ban it.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | October 12 2010

A McMaster astrophysicist gets his turn in the limelight.

BY LAURA EGGERTSON | October 12 2010

The next time an article in a science journal posits a general theory of human behaviour, view its conclusions skeptically.


Universities are considered to be among the most liberal institutions in society, yet many non-Caucasian scholars say they still feel excluded or denied opportunities. How does this happen?

BY VIRGINIA GALT | October 12 2010

The two partners behind the research marketing firm Academica tell us what today’s students are looking for in a university education.

BY TIM JOHNSON | October 12 2010

Deciding which system works best for your university can be complicated, but let’s not call the whole discussion off, urge two professors.

BY JEANNE ARMSTRONG | September 27 2010

Report features mock movie posters that spotlight 21 of the university’s “A-list cast of characters”.

BY TIM JOHNSON | September 27 2010

Is there a lesson here for Canadian governments?

BY ERIN MILLAR | September 13 2010

Students, faculty and staff from across Canada meet to address problems in accessing care.

BY JEANNE ARMSTRONG | September 13 2010

It was a challenge that couldn’t be refused.