Elizabeth Cannon is the president and vice-chancellor of the University of Calgary. The former dean of the Schulich School of Engineering, she also serves as the chair of Universities Canada and a co-chair of the Business/Higher Education Roundtable.

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Linking the classroom and the workplace

We are living in rapidly changing times. The pace of innovation, disruptive new technologies and rising global competition for talent mean that today’s graduates are entering a labour market dramatically different from the one that …

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The challenging role of university presidents

Ross Paul's new book on university presidents provides a well researched account of the various roles, responsibilities, challenges and opportunities university leaders face in today's evolving post-secondary educational sector. Paul is well positioned to tackle …

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