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BY SHARON ASCHAIEK WITH FILES FROM MOHAMED BERRADA | February 28 2024

How growing recognition of the diverse needs of students on the autism spectrum is fueling a culture change on campus.

BY CATHERINE COUTURIER | February 26 2024

Despite significant progress at participating institutions, funding for program was not renewed in 2023.

BY DAVID KENT | February 01 2024

A recent report on research culture shows that evaluation is key, but stops short of practical solutions to core problems.

BY DWAINE TAYLOR | January 09 2024

To protect strategic investments in EDI, universities must embed EDI throughout the organization.

BY ALAN MARTINO | December 21 2023

Navigating academia with invisible disabilities.

BY JENNIFER S. SIMPSON | December 08 2023

Why Canadian universities need to think more holistically to effectively integrate more robust forms of equity.

BY PUNITA LUMB | December 05 2023

Working in student affairs offers unique and creative opportunities to connect with and support underrepresented and marginalized students.

BY LEVONNE ABSHIRE | November 07 2023

We should be embedding health equity into all aspects of campus culture.

BY JULIE CAFLEY | October 06 2023

Academia needs to commit to providing equitable opportunities for women and those who identify as women with intersectional identities.

BY BENJAMIN MAIANGWA, ANTONY PUDDEPHATT & OLUWATOMI AKINYEDE | September 12 2023

The main problem is the government’s failure to subsidize international students.

BY ANGELA MOMBOURQUETTE | September 06 2023

“I think it’s really important to have safe providers who can offer this care. So I’m doing my best to fill that gap,” says clinic physician Sara Thomas.

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | August 30 2023

Are equity, diversity and inclusion criteria and sustainable development goals compatible with academia’s obsession with excellence?

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | August 09 2023

The Western Research Scholars Academy, which pairs CRCs with experienced mentors from across the globe, emphasizes personal connection as a key part of professional development.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | July 19 2023

The display became a symbol of resilience for the LGBTQ2+ community on campus and a teachable moment.

BY CLAIRE KAMALIDDIN | June 30 2023

Four steps graduate students, postdocs and their allies can take to advance equality.

BY ASHLEY OKWUOSA | June 21 2023

The evolutionary ecologist made a name for herself with a headline-grabbing discovery early in her career. Now the University of Toronto Scarborough professor is using her platform to support the next generation of Black scientists.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | June 07 2023

Why the Manitoba institution waded into a book ban debate at its local school district.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | May 24 2023

The conference returns to its first in-person meeting in four years under the theme of “Reckonings and Re-imaginings.”

BY ROSEANN O’REILLY RUNTE | March 08 2023

In the midst of difficult times, find comfort and courage in the immeasurable contributions of women and the communities that help lift them up.

BY KARLA MEZA | February 23 2023

Developed by the University of Ottawa and Clinique juridique de Saint-Michel, it has already been taught at four universities.

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