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March 2016

BY SHAWNA WAGMAN | February 16 2016

Campuses across the country offer late-night writing support.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | February 10 2016

Angelique EagleWoman is set to become the first Aboriginal woman to head a law school in Canada. A practising attorney, law professor, legal scholar and a member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate tribe, Ms. EagleWoman will take up the role of dean at Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law in May. She is currently […]

BY TARA SIEBARTH | February 10 2016

EDITOR’S NOTE Hope or hype? The uncertain promise of medical cannabis LETTERS About those teaching philosophies… PEOPLE ON THE MOVE Angelique EagleWoman will take up the role of dean at Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, and other appointments.  CAMPUS Legacy of a child-psychology pioneer reborn through an innovative new partnership Ryerson creates crash pads for […]

BY NATALIE SAMSON | February 10 2016

The multiple-step process includes the option of applying to Universities Canada.


More Canadians are using medical marijuana for a wider array of health ailments, but the research hasn’t kept pace.

BY JESSICA RIDDELL | February 10 2016

We need better ways to assess faculty performance.

BY NICKI MONAHAN | February 10 2016

Professors need to adapt their teaching to address each group’s strengths.

BY SHAWNA WAGMAN | February 10 2016

Western brings research inside a community crisis centre to improve outcomes for vulnerable children.

BY SHAWNA WAGMAN | February 10 2016

Students can rent out rooms by the night.

BY DIANE PETERS | February 09 2016

MFA programs in creative writing are nurturing Canada’s next generation of authors.

BY ANNETTE HENRY | February 09 2016

Universities often ignore a varied and rich Black intellectual tradition.

BY TODD PETTIGREW | February 08 2016

If you want to know what a given university is all about, you might check the calendar, and there you will likely find some version of what is called, without irony, a mission statement. It will probably be filled with whatever buzzwords were current at the time of its composition, words like synergy, partners, innovate […]

BY SHAWNA WAGMAN | February 08 2016

Frustrated educators and overcrowded health centres share the need for a new remedy.

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | February 03 2016

The university will be able to produce enough sustainable electricity to completely offset its carbon dioxide emissions.

BY MARIE LAMBERT-CHAN | February 02 2016

Held at a convent north of Montreal, students spent hours writing in monastic silence.

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