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BY KERRY BANKS | December 18 2019

Canada is a leader in technology to capture and store carbon dioxide, although some view it as only a stopgap in our move to a carbon-free future.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | December 16 2019

The provincial budget hits students hard as universities adjust to a leaner financial future.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | December 10 2019

Statistics Canada releases its latest data on the numbers and salaries of full-time teaching staff for the 2018-2019 academic year.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | December 03 2019

Universities across the country mark the 30th anniversary of the shooting at Polytechnique Montréal.

BY SUZANNE BOWNESS | November 28 2019

Small steps can make a big difference to engaging students in their own assessment.

BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | November 27 2019

For many, leaving academia to start a family is a one-way trip – a derailment condescendingly referred to as “the mommy track.”

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | November 25 2019

As firms like Uber and Airbnb become ubiquitous, Canadian academics struggle to find reliable data to analyze how the “digital platform economy” affects labour and policy-making.

BY PAUL GOOCH | November 20 2019

A visitor who hasn’t set foot on a campus for many years would be impressed by the wide array of services dedicated to helping students succeed nowadays, according to this excerpt from Course Correction: A Map for the Distracted University.

BY PASCALE CASTONGUAY | November 19 2019

The new board chair of Universities Canada lays out her priorities.

BY LESLEY EVANS OGDEN | November 19 2019

Variations in the language used by men and women in their applications didn’t seem to be a factor, however.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | November 05 2019

Universities Canada’s first-ever survey on EDI lets members compare results, share best practices.

BY WENDY GLAUSER | October 30 2019

Researchers and funders are increasingly focusing on how to prepare for a changed – and changing – climate.

BY ANDREA EIDINGER | October 29 2019

This column is being relaunched, the first post takes a unique look at some of the issues that affect contingent faculty.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | October 23 2019

Many universities lack adequate policies on how to deal with cyberbullying, leading to real-life consequences for some targeted academics.

BY KERRY BANKS | October 22 2019

Scientists have found that urban animals are not just adapting their behaviours, but changing at a genetic level compared to their country cousins.

BY DIANA DUONG | October 16 2019

The conversation about race in the profession is heating up. Here’s why.

BY THÉODORE DOUCET | October 16 2019

With the agreement between the governments of Canada and Ontario, the creation of the Université de l’Ontario français nears reality.

BY PAUL YACHNIN | October 09 2019

None has landed a tenure-track job, and their lives have had plenty of struggle and uncertainty. But, their narratives point to multiple career paths branching out from the PhD.

BY MOIRA MACDONALD | October 07 2019

87 percent of students say university has so far met or exceeded their expectations, according to the Canadian University Survey Consortium.

BY MAUD CUCCHI | September 25 2019

Ontario’s 2018 budget cuts to French-language services denounced in a collection of poems by Franco-Ontarian academics.