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Journalism + Academia = Better information

Guest blog by Scott White, Editor, The Conversation Canada

There’s a sad irony facing society today: at a time when people need strong journalism more than ever, the business model of the legacy journalism industry is broken and may be beyond repair. In a world where “fake news” has found its way into the lexicon over the last year, how will Canadians get factual and important information they need to help them make informed decisions about significant issues in their lives?

One solution can be found in the world of academia. Consider the possibilities if academics, armed with years of knowledge, expertise and research relevant to many of today’s current events, could work with journalists to provide a new form of journalism.

That’s exactly the model for The Conversation Canada. I’m the new Editor of The Conversation Canada and we will be launching...

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HSS News: December 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.

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HSS News: December 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.

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HSS News: November 24, 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

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HSS News: October 27, 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

Library and Archives Canada to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples through a new digitization initiative

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HSS News: October 20, 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

Continuing the reconciliation journey

Higher Education | L'enseignement supérieur

Valorisons et soutenons nos universités
October 19,...

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HSS News: October 13, 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

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HSS News: October 6, 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

Fundamental...

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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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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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