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Where Agriculture and Climate Change Meet

Corinna Clendenen | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada
Corinna Clendenen

How will we grow our food for the rest of the century? Faced with a changing climate, this is a daunting question for farmers. Increasingly extreme we...

Should Canadians Go to U.S. Universities?

Robert Waite | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

It is once again university acceptance season. And for a growing number of Canadian grade 12 students, the letters and e-mails include offers of admission from U.S. colleges and universities in addition to the usual array of Canadian schools. But does it actually make any sense for a Canadian to go to a U.S. university?

Forget March Madness - NCAA Frozen Four Has it All

Robert Waite | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

Forget March Madness. Or the run for the Stanley Cup. And you can keep your Super Bowl, Grey Cup or World Series. For my money, the most exciting spo...

Muslim Sermons That Offend Instead of Inspire

Shahla Khan Salter | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada
Shahla Khan Salter

On February 15, 2013, Muslim students at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, attended a Friday prayer service, seeking enlightenment and spiritual comfort. Instead they were delivered a Khutbah filled with offensive comments against sexual minorities and women. Unfortunately, the Cornell incident is not an isolated one.

Authors' Groups Sue Universities Over Online Libraries

CP | Larry Neumeister, The Associated Press | Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Authors and authors' groups in the United States, Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom sued the University of Michigan and four o...