SSH News: October 29, 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015

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

Les gagnants des GG de 2015 et la meilleure littérature d’ici! | Meet the GG Winners and read the best CanLit of 2015!
28 octobre 2015 | Conseil des arts du Canada

Canada’s Universities’ Commitments to Canadians | Engagement des universités canadiennes à l’égard des Canadiens
October 28, 2015 | Universities Canada

The Road Ahead – speech by Elizabeth Cannon
October 28, 2015 | Universities Canada

Canadian universities want to increase private sector partnerships
October 28, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

Unmuzzling government scientists is just the first step
October 26, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

How Justin Trudeau can bring science back to Ottawa
October 25, 2015 | Toronto Star

Letter: Quick action by Trudeau is needed to save the next census
October 22, 2015 | Montreal Gazette

How science helped to swing the Canadian election
October 21, 2015 | The Guardian

Liberal Arts Minus Liberal Arts Professors
October 29, 2015 | Inside Higher Ed

Higher Education | L’enseignement supérieur

Education Indicators in Canada, October 2015 | Indicateurs de l'éducation au Canada, octobre 2015
October 2015 | Statistics Canada

Universities step up to aid Syrian refugees
October 28, 2015 | University Affairs

Do PhDs really want tenure-track jobs?
October 28, 2015 | University Affairs

Cannon: NDP should invest in post-secondary infrastructure
October 27, 2015 | Calgary Herald

Harvey Weingarten, Don Drummond, Ross Finnie – Canada Needs a New Skills Agenda
October 27, 2015 | HEQCO

Equity and Diversity | L’équité et la diversité

There’s more to diversity than gender parity
October 29, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

Working with, not on behalf of students with disabilities
October 28, 2015 | Academica Forum

National focus over next decade should be unity, including with indigenous peoples as co-equals
October 28, 2015 | The Hill Times

The Indigenous vote was huge. Now, so are the expectations.
October 28, 2015 | Maclean’s

Anti-sexual violence bill introduced by Ontario government
October 27, 2015 | COU

Open Access and Publishing | Le libre accès et l’édition

Open Access at a Crossroads
October 28, 2015 | The Scholarly Kitchen

Why peer review needs a good going over
October 28, 2015 | The Guardian

Google’s Court Victory Is Good for Scholarly Authors. Here’s Why.
October 27, 2015 | The Chronicle of Higher Education

The editor is deceased: Fake science journals hit new low
October 26, 2015 | Ottawa Citizen



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