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Welcome to the blog for the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences. Posts on this site are the opinion of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Federation, its staff or its board of directors. Entries are posted in the language of the author.

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HSS News: September 22, 2016

Weekly digest of the most recent news from the humanities, social sciences and higher education. Un bulletin hebdomadaire des actualités les plus récentes des sciences humaines et sociales et de l’enseignement supérieur.

 

 

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences | La Fédération des sciences humaines

Federation’s draft submission to the Fundamental Science Review

Ébauche de soumission de la Fédération des sciences humaines à l’Examen du soutien fédéral aux sciences

Humanities and Social Sciences | Les...

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Back to school: What is the media saying?

Kayla MacIntosh, Junior Communications Officer, Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

As Junior Communications Officer at the Federation, I monitor the “back to school” news that fills the media every September when more than a million Canadian students head back to college and university. In this blog you can find a variety of important conversations about the post-secondary education (PSE) sector and its biggest achievements and challenges moving forward in the 2016-17 academic year.

Several Canadian universities, 13 in total, were buoyed in their back to school start, with landmark...

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HSS News: September 15, 2016

Weekly digest of the most recent news from the humanities, social sciences and higher education. Un bulletin hebdomadaire des actualités les plus récentes des sciences humaines et sociales et de l’enseignement supérieur.

 

 

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences | La Fédération des sciences humaines

Federation submits brief to Canada’s Innovation Agenda

Fédération soumet un mémoire au programme d’innovation du Canada

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HSS News: September 8, 2016

Weekly digest of the most recent news from the humanities, social sciences and higher education. Un bulletin hebdomadaire des actualités les plus récentes des sciences humaines et sociales et de l’enseignement supérieur.

 

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences | La Fédération des sciences humaines

Smart Ideas: Q&A Jo-ann Archibald on Indigenous "story work"
Sep 7, 2016 | University Affairs

Bonnes idées : Foire aux questions...

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HSS News: September 1, 2016

Weekly digest of the most recent news from the humanities, social sciences and higher education. Un bulletin hebdomadaire des actualités les plus récentes des sciences humaines et sociales et de l’enseignement supérieur.

 

 

Humanities and Social Sciences | Les sciences humaines et sociales

Humanities must stick up for themselves, insists scholar
Agust 21, 2016 | Times Higher Education

Higher Education | L’enseignement supérieur

Back to school 2016 quick facts
August 29, 2016 |...

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