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October 2016

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The precarious life of contract academic staff

One of the biggest decisions many couples have to make is whether or not to have children. Choosing the right time...

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October, 2016

Universities ‘must confront’ taking research funds from oil firms

TimesHigherEducation.com UK universities have been warned by a leading environmental campaign...

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October, 2016

Copyright Act review an opportunity to press feds on Aboriginal issues

In a long struggle to preserve their culture, the Maliseet First Nation has faced many...

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October, 2016

McMaster penalties quashed

In a strong rebuke to McMaster University, the Ontario Superior Court quashed penalties levied...

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In this Issue

Faculty groups in the United States are warning that the increasing reliance upon metrics to assess their...
Shelley Melanson Membership Engagement Officer Shelley has extensive experience in organizing in the...
PhD candidate David Christopher from the department of art history and visual studies at the University...
J.T. of Ottawa writes: I teach, on a contract basis, one of six sections of an introductory commerce...
“Work hard and good things will come.” I’m sure many young Canadians were taught this maxim while growing...

Interview

Interview / Kirsty Duncan

Ministry of Innovation / Science & Economic Development / Government of Canada As an academic turned politician,...

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Book review

Book Review / Palace of ashes

Mark S. Ferrara. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015; 216 pp; ISBN: 978-1-42141-799-8. As its title...

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