If anybody wants to know what Ontario universities are going to look like over the next couple of years, they could do worse than check out what’s going on in Edmonton.
To recap: In its spring budget, the Government of Alberta cut 7% from university operating grants. Since then, Alberta universities have been working out how to deal with this cut. At Athabasca, it’s meant significant layoffs. At Mount Royal it’s meant program closures. At the University of Alberta, so … [ Read More ]