November 19, 2007

UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

STUDENTS GRADE THEIR UNIVERSITIES

UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

ARE YOU BEING SERVED?

UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

I PRANK, THEREFORE I AM

STUDENTS GRADE THEIR UNIVERSITIES 8283
UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

STUDENTS GRADE THEIR UNIVERSITIES

70,000 students took part in three national surveys. Their responses suggest Canada’s universities still have some homework to do.
ARE YOU BEING SERVED? 6263
UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

ARE YOU BEING SERVED?

Nobody goes to a hospital for the food. Or to a university. Some campus cafeterias are trying to change that. Our reviewers rate their efforts.
I PRANK, THEREFORE I AM 4848a
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I PRANK, THEREFORE I AM

Engineering students have pulled some amazing stunts over the years. But UBC's Golden Gate prank may have been the greatest ever.
OUR 17TH ANNUAL RANKINGS 100101
UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

OUR 17TH ANNUAL RANKINGS

Maclean’s evaluation of overall academic excellence at universities across the country
SHOWING STUDENTS THE MONEY 3839
UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

SHOWING STUDENTS THE MONEY

Why universities are marketing like never before, prospecting from coast to coast, and giving scholarships to even average students
MAIL BAG 8b9
MAIL BAG

MAIL BAG

GOD KNOWS David Suzuki has been criticized about everything (“The trials of saint Suzuki,” Environment, Nov. 5). But the miracle is that he is still credible, still has our ear, and still makes us think. This is the result of hard intellectual work that has stood up to peer pressure, has been derived from real modern science, and has not been watered down, but is communicated respectfully in a fashion we understand.
STATE OF UNREADINESS 5253
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STATE OF UNREADINESS

Many students are finishing high school short on basic writing and math skills. Universities can watch them fail, or figure out ways to help.
'You hear about slack discipline in mixed sex units because members are devoting too much attention to the opposite sex’ 2627
INTERVIEW

'You hear about slack discipline in mixed sex units because members are devoting too much attention to the opposite sex’

KINGSLEY BROWNE, AUTHOR OF 'CO-ED COMBAT,’ TALKS TO KATE FILLION ABOUT WHY ALL WOMEN IN THE U.S. MILITARY SHOULD BE OUT OF IRAQ
YOU GOT IN WITH WHAT GRADE? 4243
UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

YOU GOT IN WITH WHAT GRADE?

An 'A' from one high school isn't the same as an 'A' from another. That's why some admissions offices are 'adjusting' grades accordingly.
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