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BY MICHAEL RANCIC | November 21 2018

A new report looks at how accessibility and accommodations are meeting the needs of disabled students across Canada.

A new study aims to challenge how accessibility and accommodations are understood at postsecondary institutions. Released in October, the Landscape of Accessibility and Accommodation in Post-Secondary Education for Students with Disabilities https://universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/accommodating-students-with-disabilities-on-campus-moving-beyond-silos/
Media Scan
BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | January 21 2020
The Globe and Mail Continue reading Alberta plans to tie funding for postsecondary institu...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/media-scan/headlines-for-jan-21-2020/
Media Scan
BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | March 16 2020
CBC - The National Continue reading Universities across Canada are cancelling face-to-face classes in response to COVID-19. Global News https://universityaffairs.ca/news/media-scan/headlines-for-march-16-2020/
Media Scan
BY HANNAH LIDDLE | February 03 2022
The Ottawa Citizen Continue reading As Canada transitions towards a gre...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/media-scan/headlines-for-feb-3-2022/
The Black Hole
BY JONATHAN THON | January 12 2016

Most importantly: remember your audience.

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. – Colin Powell To read the previous articles in this series please visit the links below:
https://universityaffairs.ca/opinion/the-black-hole/preparing-for-the-academic-job-interview/
Career Advice
BY NANA LEE, ZAYNA KHAYAT + REINHART REITHMEIER | January 14 2015

Transforming graduate education.

In 2012, the department of biochemistry at the University of Toronto launched a for-credit course in graduate professional development (GPD). Enrolment was limited to 20 graduate students to provide an intimate and interactive learning environment. The course stressed the need to develop a broad ski...
https://universityaffairs.ca/career-advice/career-advice-article/lessons-learned-grad-course-professional-development/
From PhD to Life
BY JENNIFER POLK | March 27 2019

In addition to how-to workshops and panel discussions, this year’s career education conference will include a series of career spotlights from PhDs working in a variety of fields.

Maren Wood and I are excited to announce our Continue reading online career conference for PhDs! It's happening live, May 4-11, 2019. Many thanks to Continue reading for partnering with us again. More details below, but first let me say...
https://universityaffairs.ca/career-advice/from-phd-to-life/beyond-the-professoriates-6th-annual-online-career-conference-for-phds/
Features
BY JOEY FITZPATRICK | May 31 2013

How the new credo for community-engaged research is making a difference both in communities and at universities.

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BY ROSANNA TAMBURRI | June 17 2015

Outgoing principal of Brescia University College Colleen Hanycz reflects on challenges facing women’s colleges.

When Colleen Hanycz was appointed principal of Continue reading, an affiliated college of Western University, in 2008, the institution was in a precarious position. Enrolment tanked in the fall of that year and the future of Canada’s only remain...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/exit-interview-with-colleen-hanycz/
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BY UA/AU | February 28 2021

February 24, 2021

More universities announce fall plans

McGill University will return to on-campus teaching this fall. In a statement posted to its we...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/covid-19-updates-for-february-2021/
Media Scan
BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | September 06 2019
CBC - The National Continue reading High school students are feeling plenty of pressure when it comes to transitioning to post-secondary, but it'...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/media-scan/headlines-for-sept-6-2019/
The Black Hole
BY JONATHAN THON | June 26 2013
Christian Paradis, the minister of Industry and State (Agriculture) recently announced that in response to the continuing challenges facing the global economy, the Canadian government has elected https://universityaffairs.ca/opinion/the-black-hole/national-research-council-funding-priorities-miss-the-point/
Magazines
BY TARA SIEBARTH | June 06 2018

EDITOR'S NOTE

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Responsibilities May Include
BY REBECCA DIRNFELD | November 09 2018

Leveraging the skills you acquired in grad school is key to enhancing any future employment you delve into.

I often ponder the skills I use every day to successfully undertake projects in my role as lead of graduate career education at Ryerson University. Whether one-to-one advising, developing and giving presentations, leading meetings, or attending and presenting at conferences, this is my graduate leve...
https://universityaffairs.ca/career-advice/responsibilities-may-include/your-graduate-skills-are-always-transferable/
Media Scan
BY HANNAH LIDDLE | January 17 2023
CTV News Continue reading Christine Elliott is joining the school as a distinguished leader in residence at Western La...
https://universityaffairs.ca/news/media-scan/headlines-for-january-17-2023/
In my opinion
BY PIERRE-OLIVIER LAGAGE ET AL | December 24 2021

L’immense miroir du télescope spatial James Webb ne rentre pas dans une fusée. Il faut le replier, puis le déplier une fois dans l’espace.

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https://www.affairesuniversitaires.ca/opinion/a-mon-avis/le-telescope-spatial-james-webb-explique-par-ceux-qui-lont-fait/