Master minds: Joy of learning never grows old for senior students at U of A

Freshman Brian Heidecker is heading off to class. “I have one course on China and I’m going to digital photography next,” says the 74-year-old retired rancher

Read more

400 students wave final surprise goodbye to grandmother who waved them off to school for years

Hundreds of students in Comox, B.C., have waved to Tinney Davidson on their way to school over the past 12 years. She lives in a white rancher

Read more

Holocaust survivor shares his story with Saskatoon students – Saskatoon

Holocaust survivor Max Eisen was in Saskatoon on Friday to share his story of strength and survival. He spoke to 1,500 students from both

Read more

Hip hop 101: Artist in residence teaches Edmonton students valuable lessons

At Virginia Park School, elementary students are encouraged to learn a wide range of skills. This month, kids and some staff spent a week studying

Read more

SFU students push for tuition freeze as board votes on international-student fee hike

Students at Simon Fraser University are calling for a freeze on tuition increases in response to a proposal for some hefty fee hikes in

Read more

U of T students raise concerns about mental health resources at school after suicide – Toronto

TORONTO – A recent suicide at Canada’s largest university has students sounding the alarm about what they perceive as a dearth of campus resources

Read more

Students take to Vancouver streets calling for action on climate change

The global Climate Strike movement, sparked by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, 16, drew hundreds of students out of class Friday afternoon, and into the

Read more

St. Paul school principal refused to let students form GSA, report says

The principal of a francophone Catholic school in St.Paul, Alta., refused to let students form a gay-straight alliance (GSA), an independent report into his

Read more

Transit woes: SFU students renew calls for Burnaby Mountain gondola

Simon Fraser Univerisity students, already frustrated by crowded buses to the Burnaby Mountain campus, were especially peeved when the recent snowstorms causes more transit delays. The wintry conditions renewed

Read more

How to help mature students thrive on campus — ideas from one who succeeded

Deciding to go to university after 17 years in manufacturing trades wouldn’t be an easy decision for anyone. Tina Larkin-Black was laid off in 2009 and

Read more