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BY UA/AU | MAY 26 2020

We are publishing regular updates on the situation facing Canada’s universities with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | MAY 26 2020

Experts say decision on Access Copyright tariffs is an important win for universities.

BY DIANE PETERS | MAY 19 2020

Among their many efforts, students are collecting much-needed protective equipment, aiding frontline workers and assisting with contact tracing.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | MAY 13 2020

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

BY EMILY BARON CADLOFF | MAY 13 2020

International students stranded on campus are trying to make the best of it for now, but don’t know what the future holds for them.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | MAY 12 2020

Facing an $8-million shortage in annual funding, the Western College of Veterinary Medicine has been forced to look at new revenue options.

BY MELISSA FUNDIRA | MAY 05 2020

A Q&A with Tanya Sharpe, founder of U of T’s Centre for Research and Innovation for Black Survivors of Homicide Victims, about her timely new discussion series 30@8:30.

BY LUCIE LAUMONIER | MAY 01 2020

A group of professors teamed up with Monty Python comedian Terry Jones to turn the prologue of The Canterbury Tales into a multimedia app.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | APR 28 2020

From open-book tests to AI-enhanced proctoring tools, final exams will look very different for most faculty members.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | APR 27 2020

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

BY NATALIE SAMSON | APR 24 2020

The federal government’s $1.1-billion plan includes more funds for vaccine research, clinical trials, and expanded testing and modelling.

BY NATALIE SAMSON | APR 22 2020

The Canada Emergency Student Benefit, Canada Student Service Grant, an expansion of the Canada Student Grant and some 76,000 jobs are some of the new measures announced.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | APR 22 2020

Created in about a week, the collection offers a “snapshot” of the pandemic from scholars in the social sciences and humanities.

BY TIM LOUGHEED | APR 21 2020

No widespread culling is being reported, as workers strive to maintain this crucial research infrastructure.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | APR 20 2020

Organizers hope to eventually expand the program to a regional repository for Atlantic Canada.

BY DIANE PETERS | APR 14 2020

Researchers across the country are working tirelessly and collaborating on various approaches.

BY MATTHEW GUIDA | APR 09 2020

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

BY CATHERINE COUTURIER | APR 07 2020

The trend seems to be particularly prevalent in Eastern Canada and among those claiming Métis ancestry.

BY ALLISON DANIEL | APR 06 2020

With many studies put on hold, professors worry for their research – and what this means for graduate students.

BY LAURA BEAULNE-STUEBING | APR 03 2020

A Q&A with the former federal health minister on her return to academia as dean of health sciences at Queen’s University.