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BY NATALIE SAMSON | October 13 2020

Instructors recreate campus laboratories and class field trips with at-home lab kits.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | September 10 2020

The university sought out feedback from thousands of people in creating its new policy on research impacting Indigenous groups.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | September 08 2020

The University of Alberta is offering a full-service residence package for self-isolating staff and students.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | August 18 2020

With traditional university sports leagues on hiatus, will 2020-21 be the year of collegiate eSports?

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | July 02 2020

Students at OCAD University found creative ways to complete final projects from home.


OISE PhD candidate Stacy Costa explains the popularity of puzzles during the COVID-19 pandemic – and challenges you to solve a puzzle of her own design.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | June 18 2020

Like many institutions, the pandemic forced Brock University to reimagine the ultimate milestone in a student’s academic career.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | June 15 2020

Marie Hopwood of Vancouver Island University has partnered with a local brewery to revive the suds of civilizations past.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | May 28 2020

In Reacting to the Past games, students engage with history by inhabiting a character.

BY KEN STEELE | May 14 2020

We must plan for online delivery throughout the upcoming academic year. Any other announcement is just wishful thinking.


Universities from across the country begin to state their intentions for September.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | April 27 2020

The new program at Trent’s GTA campus aspires to engage “with issues of diverse communities,” says administrator.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | April 09 2020

The new podcast studio and inaugural podcaster-in-residence have garnered interest both on campus and further afield.

BY EVA VOINIGESCU | March 26 2020

The one-metre telescope offers a “richer” academic experience for astronomy students and amateur stargazers alike.


SciArt was conceived as a way to make STEM more accessible to the art crowd, but a partnership with Science North has broadened the show’s audience by thousands.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | February 25 2020

A donation of 30,000 UFO-related materials makes the university the place to be for paranormal research in Canada.

BY CHRISTINA FRANGOU | February 20 2020

“This is a loss for individual universities, individual families and friends. It’s a loss for the scholarly community. It’s a loss for this country.”

BY EMMA MCPHEE | February 04 2020

A Q&A with sociologist Amy Hanser, who’s gone undercover on public transit to discover how long is too long to stare at a fellow bus rider.

BY EMMA MCPHEE | January 29 2020

In this program, Indigenous PhD students receive a stipend, teaching experience, faculty mentor and time to complete their dissertation.

BY BENJAMIN MILLER | January 28 2020

In deciding what constitutes a campus club, student unions are called upon to set limits on shared resources while still respecting the procedural rights of all.