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BY NATALIE SAMSON | March 31 2020

Here’s how several universities have responded so far to Ottawa’s appeal for critical supplies, expertise and labour in response to the pandemic.

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | March 27 2020

The team from U de Montréal and ULaval hope to develop a rapid test before a second wave of the disease strikes.

BY ANDRÉANNE APABLAZA | March 24 2020

The federal government is asking Canadian universities to provide critical supplies and manufacturing solutions to help fight the pandemic.

BY EMILY BARON CADLOFF | March 23 2020

As long as faculty are consistently communicating with students, the delivery method isn’t as important as the content, says one expert.

BY ANDREA EIDINGER & MARY CHAKTSIRIS | March 16 2020

No one expects you to become an online teaching guru overnight. The best any of us can do is just get through the rest of the semester by focusing on student learning.

BY SHANNON DEA | March 13 2020

As universities respond to COVID-19, they must be guided by their core values of social responsibility, accountability and equitable access – all of which support suspending on-campus teaching and learning.

BY ERIKA THORKELSON | March 06 2020

How controversy, curriculum change and emerging perspectives are shifting the study of Canadian literature.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | March 04 2020

Universities across the country are tweaking their admissions processes to attract students from less-privileged backgrounds.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | February 26 2020

Agriculture faculties are becoming some of the most exciting hubs of interdisciplinary collaboration on Canadian campuses.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | February 19 2020

The ban on Black students studying medicine was in effect for decades, then forgotten, and wasn’t officially repealed until just two years ago.

BY ANDRIJANA BURAZIN, VESELIN JUNGIĆ & MIROSLAV LOVRIĆ | February 12 2020

Mathematics and statistics instructors from across Canada have come together to launch a grassroots faculty initiative to improve student learning.

BY ALEX V. GREEN | February 05 2020

University of Victoria’s chair of transgender studies and founder of the Transgender Archives is on a mission to collect and celebrate works by transgender people for transgender people.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | February 04 2020

A Q&A with University of Toronto public health expert Ross Upshur.

BY MOIRA FARR | January 24 2020

The lab was itself subjected to a botched sting operation by undercover agents seeking to discredit its work.

BY MARK CARDWELL | January 22 2020

Queen’s University terrorism researcher Amarnath Amarasingam is no stranger to intersectoral strife.

BY CHERYL FOY | January 17 2020

As we try to make sense of the senseless, we should derive comfort from the fact that universities are much-needed instruments of cultural and social connection.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 09 2020

Dozens of students, professors and researchers from universities across the country have been identified among the 176 victims.

BY DIANE PETERS | January 09 2020

Universities and industry groups agree the path to engineering needs to be smoother for talented young women.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | January 02 2020

Some of our readers offer their tips on managing the stresses of university life.

BY UA/AU | December 26 2019

Over the past year we’ve read and reported, edited and produced, hundreds of stories. Here are six that stayed with us. Archives are adapting to an era of digitization and decolonization The idea for this story came out of a brainstorming session for content to include in our 60th anniversary issue. Anniversaries naturally call us […]