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Guest Post: A Petition to Save U of T’s Centre for Comparative Literature

(QUFA is pleased to publish the following post from faculty and students at the Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Toronto.) 13 July 2010 Dear All, Please sign a petition here protesting the “disestablishment” of the Centre for Comparative Literature … Continue reading

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Personal guidance is key

Academic planning should focus on professors and students, not idle change By Paul Hogan, Excerpt from: Opinions in Queen’s Journal, Tuesday May 18, 2010 Full article at: http://www.queensjournal.ca/story/2010-05-18/opinions/personal-guidance-key/ Principal Daniel Woolf released his academic vision statement “Where Next?” on Jan. … Continue reading

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Investing in Students, Ensuring Success.

Recommendations for a meaningful successor to Reaching Higher Excerpt from: Submission to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs, February 1, 2010 By: Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations Graeme Stewart, Communications and Government Relations Manager Full article at: … Continue reading

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NEWS THAT MATTERS

Queen’s refocuses amid budget problems: University to shift resources to “brand” programs By Carson Jerema Excerpt from: Macleans On Campus December 15th, 2009 Full article found at: http://oncampus.macleans.ca/education/2009/12/15/queens-refocuses-amid-budget-problems/ Facing ballooning pension costs and shrinking deficits Queen’s university is planning to … Continue reading

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