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David J. Climenhaga | If we accept UCP leadership candidate Jason Kenney's arithmetic, the Saskatchewan NDP appears to have wrecked the province's economy two years before it was elected!
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Ken Coates
David J. Climenhaga | Ken Coates is the Canada Research Chair in Regional Innovation at the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy at the University of Saskatchewan.
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John L. Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | Throughout his teaching career the author’s father, John L. Climenhaga, advocated strongly for the value of publicly supported post-secondary education.
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Adam Gaudry | Canadian universities are increasingly moving to implement Indigenous course requirements, but unless implemented effectively, these reforms may ultimately fail to accomplish meaningful change.
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Lori Sigurdson
David J. Climenhaga | If Athabasca University is to survive, Alberta's government may have no choice but to fire the board as permitted under the Post-Secondary Learning Act.
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Stephen Harper
David J. Climenhaga | Agricultural institutions are just some of the items on the long list of co-operative and cost-sharing mechanisms Harper hopes to destroy -- including our public health-care system.
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Alexander Ervin, Howard Woodhouse | Western universities are stewards not only of academic freedom, but of our cultural and historical patrimony. Why then, is the University of Saskatchewan secretly selling off Aboriginal art at a loss?
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Alexander Ervin, Howard Woodhouse | What is going on at the University of Saskatchewan? The answer, in our new series on the corporatization of the university, is an appropriation of a younger generation's future wealth.
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Alexander Ervin, Howard Woodhouse | The recent firing of the President of the University of Saskatchewan accompanied by the resignation of its Provost is unprecedented but may represent larger problems with Canadian universities.
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Adam Riggio | The TransformUS project at the heart of the crisis that led to the firing of Robert Buckingham the most radical example of institutionalizing corporatized, debt-driven model of education-as-business.
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Cory Collins | The firing of Dr. Robert Buckingham for criticizing the University of Saskatchewan's 'TransformUs' plan has brought up questions of academic freedom.
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Carolyn Sale | The firing of Dean Fairbairn for "insubordination" is the clearest evidence yet that something has gone terribly awry with how public universities are being conceived of and run in Canada in 2014.