‘They’ll make the rules’: critics concerned about process of post-secondary board appointments

Faculty associations and ousted board members are raising questions about how and why Alberta’s provincial government is overhauling membership on post-secondary institution boards. Michael Phair, the ousted board chair of the University of Alberta board of governors, said he questions…

Pipelines and post-secondary education to be discussed as Alberta legislature resumes

Politicians in Alberta returned to work on Monday at the legislature. Government house leader Brian Mason said 12 bills are to be introduced during the six-week fall sitting. READ MORE: Alberta NDP MLA Brian Mason warns of tough spring election…

Alberta students’ union wants action on government tuition review

A group representing Alberta’s university students is seeking action from the Alberta government on its tuition review. The Council of Alberta University Students (CAUS) says post-secondary students have written letters and emails to Advanced Education Minister Marlin Schmidt over the…