University

Opinion

Why a Tweet About 'Uneducated' Voters Angered So Many People

An Ottawa law professor described Conservatives as the “party of the uneducated" reinforcing the longstanding narrative as the Liberals being the party for elites.
Jen Gerson
7.11.19
Scam Academy

These Engineering Students Built a Special Pen Just for Cheating on Tests

"We didn't really need to cheat, because we already had 3.9 GPAs."
Anonymous
6.17.19
University

McGill University Finally Drops Their 'Redmen' Name

It only took over one hundred years.
Marie Boule
4.12.19
University

The Instagrammers Making Money off Western’s Drunk Ass Party Culture

Western Savages and UWO Party Life are equal parts rowdy and problematic.
Diyana Noory
4.12.19
education

What It’s Like Writing Fake Essays for Wealthy International Students

College admissions fraud is a global industry. Just ask these “tutors.”
Stephen K Hirst
4.4.19
News

University of Toronto Students Hold Protest After Third Reported Suicide

Students say a new mental health initiative has led to a “toxic campus environment.”
Denio Lourenco
3.19.19
News

Concordia Profs Drinking with Students Led to Sexual Misconduct: Report

“Truly shocking discovery!” tweets student who accused professor of abuse
Hilary Beaumont
3.8.19
Drugs

The Great British Mephedrone Craze of 2009

Ten years on, one small-time drone dealer remembers the month the drug hit his university.
James Berry
2.27.19
Universities Challenged

Students Can Help Lecturers Break Their Mafia-Like Work Conditions

Working in academia is bizarrely similar to running drugs for a gang.
Tom Whyman
2.21.19
Universities Challenged

It Doesn't Matter That Your Arts Degree Won't Get You a Job

A Tory think-tank is complaining that some degrees aren't value for money. Here's why they're wrong.
Tom Whyman
1.28.19
education

Doug Ford’s Tuition Plan Is an Attack on Students, Protesters Say

Changes to tuition and the student loan program are all about reducing union power and student services, activists say.
Emma Sandri
1.21.19
education

Ontario scraps free tuition for low income students, cuts fees by 10 percent

Doug Ford's government is also doing away with the six month grace period to pay back education loans.
Tamara Khandaker
1.17.19
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