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Brace for reforming impact

Picture, for a moment, a deserted university campus. Classrooms sit empty, doors are locked and boarded up and the usual comforting hustle and bustle of campus sidewalks is replaced with a barren silence.Continue...

The case for Senate reform

Prime Minister Harper has advocated Senate reform for more than 15 years. It's a position I took when seeking the national Progressive Conservative leadership in 1998, and it's one being echoed now as we continue to debate the issue.Continue...

Fall of humanities may mean rise of mixed education

With more universities moulding the humanities with business and STEM, many students may no longer have to decide between education for the sake of knowledge and education for job security.Continue...

Wake up, traditional lectures are dozing off

Getting the most out of my lectures — some of the time, just staying awake — has been the most impassable obstacle I’ve encountered at Queen’s so far.

When the first universities were...Continue...