Two of Canada’s cultural and intellectual giants were also rivals at U of T.
In the humanities, the student audience is the scholar’s largest and most important.
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Four steps to selling yourself to a non-academic employer.
As a young historian, she treated obstacles as things to understand rather than to skirt. The attitude persisted during her entire, stellar career.
Kimberly Voll pushes at the forefront of game design.
When it comes to rankings of the world’s most innovative countries, Germany regularly tops the list. The root of its success can be found in the close ties between industry and its universities, according to Horst Hippler, president of the German Rectors’ Conference. The agency represents Germany’s more than 300 universities, including research-intensive institutions and […]
The practice remains a topic of debate among student affairs professionals.
It aims to engage students with a mix of online lectures and in-class components.
Staying faithful to our principles.
A wide range of new programs in design and media broaden their appeal to a job-focused cohort of students.
This fall at the University of Saskatchewan, dozens of red dresses hung loosely from railings, windows and ceilings in campus buildings, and swayed in trees around the campus green known as the Bowl. These weren’t the aspirational party dresses of shop windows or the slinky frocks of fashion magazines, but a public art installation called […]
Student evaluations are important.
Rape chants and allegations of sexual assault spur universities to think hard about how they’re handling violence against women.
Assessing student performance is an integral part of academic life, if not always a very appealing one. The good news is that it’s getting better and easier.
With retirement at age 65 no longer mandatory in Canada, members of the boomer generation – including academics – are asking that pivotal question.
Early findings suggest that the work and resources that schools invest in MOOCs are benefiting students on their campuses, too.
The typical PhD funding package is for four or five years but the typical PhD takes six or seven.
A requiem for 14 women.