Professors

Freedom requires balance

Students have occasionally voiced concern about professors who express ideas in the classroom that seem to go beyond the curriculum.Continue...

Pressure on professors

Contributors discuss the changing university environment and the toll it takes on students and facultyContinue...

Teaching goes both ways

These days, your undergraduate experience isn’t complete without Teaching Assistants.Continue...

The road often traveled

For students who miss home, a weekend trip back to cities like Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, are short, providing only a tease of the comforts of home.Continue...

Provincial poll show demand for job security for university professors

The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) has released the results of their 2018 poll, which aimed to gauge Ontarians’ perspectives on the current state of precarious employment faced by many university professors in the province.Continue...

USATs need reforms to have a real impact on teaching

Even though everyone is expected to fill out USATs at the end of the semester, what students might not know is how much of an impact these single pieces of paper can have on their professors.Continue...

My iguana ate my homework

We've all missed a class here and there. Sometimes you're sick, sometimes you have an assignment to finish and sometimes you fall into Lake Ontario.Continue...

Define the standard, then say tenured profs aren’t meeting it

The system that grants tenure, while getting the most out of professors seeking to earn tenure, is worth a critical look.Continue...

Senate debates responsibility for lack of racial diversity amongst Queen’s professors

At Senate this week, a response to a letter addressed to the University’s governing body last December, was presented by the Senate EducationContinue...

School of Computing to hire first tenure-track professor in 10 years

Max Garcia loves the Denver Broncos, and earlier this year he watched them win the highest accolade in the NFL. For him, that kind of joy isn’t easily topped.Continue...

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