Photos of graduating students are seen on lockers during a graduation ceremony at Magee Secondary School in Vancouver, on June 11, 2020.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Relationships, inclusivity, anti-racism and flexibility matter. So does offering students learning opportunities, and supporting and following their transitions over time.
A boy sits on a bridge over a man-made channel in the First Nation of Shoal Lake 40, straddling the Manitoba/Ontario border, in June 2015. Until recently, a boil-water advisory had been in place in the community for more than 20 years despite its relative close proximity to Winnipeg.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
The federal government's announcement that boil-water advisories on First Nations won't end until 2023 at the earliest isn't surprising. The true crisis is much greater than widely known.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gives Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland the thumbs up after she delivered the federal budget in the House of Commons.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Budget 2021 includes significant investment in Indigenous communities. Moving forward, post-pandemic recovery and future budgets need to address systemic inequalities.
De nouvelles preuves permettent de penser que, contrairement à ce que l’on croyait, les femmes chassaient aussi le gros gibier.
Avant l’agriculture, la croyance chez les anthropologues voulaient que les hommes chassaient et les femmes cueillaient. Mais de nouvelles preuves suggèrent que ce n’était peut-être pas le cas.
The probability of successfully planning for the future dramatically increases when university leaders appropriately engage faculty and staff to strategize.
Strategic planning experts say public universities in developed countries can no longer depend on government funding, and must restructure to reduce costs and increase revenue or face failure.
COVID-19 lockdown measures have been much harder on those with pre-existing anxiety issues or in lower-income demographics.
Canadians who had poor finances and health were more likely to report financial stress across the first several months of the pandemic.
Humans are constantly changing our languages in terms of sounds, words, meanings, and grammar, so much so that it becomes increasingly difficult to understand our own distant relatives across time and space.
A young reader asks: How are languages formed?
The infrastructure gap has forced Indigenous people to think outside the box, leverage their own funds.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
While investments are important, what's more important is the process and mechanisms through which Indigenous people access funding.
Mathematical literacy can allow us to listen to historically marginalized voices that are less heard yet powerful and strong to analyze interlocking systems of violence and oppression.
(AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez, File)
While the mobilization of mathematical literacy can be a powerful tool in the context of social movements, there is also dangers in numerating violence and pain.
The challenges of the pandemic have been especially hard on mothers, who are most likely to shoulder the burden of increased home-schooling and household demands.
Mothers' well-being is crucial for children to flourish, but maternal mental health has suffered during COVID-19. Successful pandemic recovery for mothers and families depends on four factors.
A holistic approach to growing children’s vocabulary could mean reading children stories about bears from fairy tales, science books and the news.
One way to help children learn the words they need to thrive academically is by reading aloud from books and news sources that use both narrative and expository writing.
The #ScienceUpFirst campaign targets online misinformation about COVID-19 that can endanger public health.
A national coalition of scientists, communicators and health experts is empowering Canadians to work together against online misinformation about COVID-19 and COVID-19 vaccines with #ScienceUpFirst.
New evidence suggests that contrary to long-held beliefs, women were also big-game hunters.
Anthropologists believed that before the implementation of agriculture, men hunted and women gathered, but new evidence suggests that this might not have been the case.
The polar night can last for weeks and even months in the high Arctic.
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A transcript of episode 5 of The Conversation Weekly podcast, including stories on the Arctic Ocean and new archaeological finds in Tanzania's Olduvai Gorge.
L’eau dévale du barrage hydroélectrique Carillon au Québec.
LA PRESSE CANADIENNE/Ryan Remiorz
Le secteur de l’électricité jouera un rôle clé dans la réduction des gaz à effet de serre. Améliorer le transport sur de longues distances permettrait de distribuer une énergie propre à moindre coût.
The Arctic is warming two to three times faster than any other place on Earth.
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Plus, new discoveries about early humans in Tanzania's Olduvai Gorge. Listen to episode 5 of The Conversation Weekly podcast.
Water rushes through the Carillon Hydro electric dam in Québec.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
The electricity sector is expected to play a key role in Canada's push to net-zero emissions. Enhancing long-distance transmission can be lower the cost of providing clean and reliable electricity.
Sometimes a car accident is no one’s fault. But no-fault insurance systems are problematic.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
As more provinces legislate no-fault auto insurance, drivers should be told that the system places tight restrictions on their right to be heard in court and reduces benefits.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Joe Biden, U.S. vice president at the time, walk down the Hall of Honour on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in December 2016.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Patrick Doyle
Closer political ties between Joe Biden and Justin Trudeau likely means a more constructive and co-operative approach to solving challenges between the two countries in the agri-food sector.
Si vous vous lassez de votre programme d’entraînement habituel, il existe de nombreuses offres en ligne que vous pouvez essayer.
Les restrictions mises en place pendant la pandémie de Covid-19 ont entraîné un boom des cours d'entrainement en ligne. Voici ce qu’il faut y rechercher.