Canada

Neumann's major NCAA violation: grants for Canadians

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Neumann University's payments to Canadian athletes land it two years of NCAA probation.

Accountability, Canadian Style

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Government seeks to measure and reward quality. Professors grumble a bit. Ring a bell?

A Small World

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New Jersey university wins approval from British Columbia to set up campus in Vancouver for students from Asia.

Honorary Degrees, Tolerance and Ethics

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Professor plans to pick up honor at Ryerson U. -- despite protests and a defense of academic freedom that has struck many as weak.

Professor's Attendance at 'Conference' Stuns Canada

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The president of a Canadian university on Wednesday condemned the "conference" on the Holocaust held in Iran this week -- amid shock at his institution and elsewhere in Canada at the news that one of his professors had presented a paper there.

Kafka at the Border

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U.S. denies Canadian physicist entry, saying he committed a crime in Canada. Canada says that's false, but does that matter?

Visa Troubles

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A research project is on hold and a speech canceled as an Iraqi professor's attempts to come to North America are stymied.

Improving Science Instruction -- in Iraq

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As the only North American member of the Teacher Training Network for Iraq, U. of Alberta hosts Iraqi professors.

Integrating International Faculty

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Researchers consider issues specific to foreign-born faculty and ways to help them adjust.

When a University Kills Suicide Research

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Is watching someone help others take their own lives the same as helping them yourself -- or is it a legitimate role for a researcher? If such observing is banned, what other research is at risk?

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