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BY TARA SIEBARTH | March 08 2017

Some are stocking naloxone kits, while others are pushing increased public awareness.

BY MARTHA CRAGO | March 08 2017

“We need to become aware of the social realities that set us apart from many of our fellow citizens and address them.”

BY LAUREN MCKEON | March 08 2017

Though more relevant than ever, the field seems to have to continually justify its existence.


“While ‘truthiness’ suggests at least a semblance of truth, ‘post-truth’ declares its utter obsolescence.”

BY NATALIE SAMSON | March 06 2017

Thanks to a PhD student, the university is the latest institution to join the #Lightbrary movement against SAD.

BY CAREY TOANE | March 06 2017

Helping start-ups from the library.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | March 06 2017

Accessibility offices are encouraging students with autism to turn to their peers for support through university life.

BY RYAN ENGLISH | March 03 2017

Kent Monkman’s exhibition showcases Canada’s shame and prejudice.

BY BRIAN OWENS | March 02 2017

CFI aims to secure ongoing operation and maintenance funds for research facilities including Canada’s only research icebreaker.


Five years after the Printemps érable, one of the biggest protest movements ever to hit Quebec, the province’s universities remain underfunded and beset by a series of unresolved issues.

BY RAPHAELA NEHME | February 28 2017

Laura Taylor was a 33-year-old med student and goalie with the women’s hockey team.

BY NATHALIE KINNARD | February 16 2017

Arctic researcher Dany Dumont has mobilized the varsity canoe team in the name of science.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | February 13 2017

Stan Kutcher aims to improve mental health triage on campus with Pathway through Mental Health Care for Postsecondary Settings Project.

BY TARA SIEBARTH | February 08 2017

EDITOR’S NOTE No selfies, please: The ethics of service-learning abroad LETTERS Underperforming … or struggling? PEOPLE ON THE MOVE On Feb. 1, Carrie Bourassa became the scientific director of the Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health, one of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and other appointments. CAMPUS Poetry pops up on Mount Royal campus vercoming […]

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | February 08 2017

University students are increasingly seeking stints volunteering in developing countries. Now, there’s a move to make these trips more ethical and meaningful to both students and their hosts.


“Each map features in its centerfold a visual timeline that suggests strategies for staying on track.”

BY BRIAN OWENS | February 08 2017

With a limited alumni pool and resources, small- and medium-sized universities leverage personal connections to find donors.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | February 07 2017

“I immediately fell in love with how visceral it is and how hard it is, and how it’s really like learning a language.”

BY JESSICA RIDDELL | February 07 2017

“Encountering different voices singing different tunes has the potential to create new and powerful combinations.”

BY MARK CARDWELL | February 06 2017

Looking at ways to stop Canadians from becoming radicalized.

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