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Perspectives, March 21
March 21, 2022

Voices for action against racism

That’s the theme of this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. It calls on people everywhere to strengthen and consolidate their voices against racism, to... Read More
Perspectives, March 7
March 7, 2022

What does it mean to be future-proof?

If we’ve learned anything in recent times, it’s that the future is unpredictable. Still, we can try to plan for what we know and prepare for what we don’t. That’s the essence of future-proof:... Read More
Perspectives, February 22
February 22, 2022

A small package with a big impact

Thinking about going back to school? You’re not alone. New data from StatsCan looking at educational choices for displaced workers shows that 10% of post-secondary educated Canadians faced with job... Read More
Perspectives, February 7
February 7, 2022

International development must be sustainable

International Development Week (IDW) shines a spotlight on the important contributions that Canadians are making around the world. Now in its 32nd year, the theme #GoForTheGoals is a call to action... Read More
Perspectives, January 24
January 24, 2022

Good health includes mental health

Right now, Good Health and Well-Being (Sustainable Development Goal 3) is the most globally preoccupying SDG as each and every country grapples with the pandemic. Ensuring healthy lives... Read More
Perspectives, January 10
January 10, 2022

The big 5-0!

Who remembers what the Canadian post-secondary landscape was like in 1972? We do! Because that’s the year we officially got to work. This year, we’re celebrating our 50th anniversary! From humble... Read More
Perspectives, December 6
December 6, 2021

If you only read one thing this year, make it this!

We’re looking back at the biggest items of 2021 and what it means for the year ahead. Pandemic work life, skills, and the Great Resignation The labour market will never be the same after COVID,... Read More
Perspectives, November 22
November 22, 2021

Opportunities and access unlock potential

The long-anticipated Global Skills Opportunity is officially here, and it’s making international learning experiences more accessible to Canadian post-secondary students! In numbers: Over four... Read More
Perspectives, November 8
November 8, 2021

There is no future without net-zero

A new report from a Berlin-based think tank ranks Canada’s per-capita carbon emissions among the highest in the world. This is not the record we want to be setting. We need to get serious about... Read More
Perspectives, October 25
October 25, 2021

Protecting the promise of immigration

A stark reality for a country so heavily reliant on immigration: In 2020, Canada welcomed just under 185,000 immigrants. That’s down almost half from 2019 and is the lowest in any year since 1998!... Read More
Perspectives, October 12
October 12, 2021

Throw away that old TV Guide; we have a show for you!

Perspectives LIVE is back for a second season, starting October 20. We’re ready to tackle the biggest questions of the year, to take a look at how our world has changed, and to consider what the... Read More
Perspectives, September 27
September 27, 2021

Innovation 101: the headline

The latest data is in and it points to growth in all directions: more projects, more partnerships, more solutions, more students, and more dollars. The success reported paints a picture of what... Read More