Policy in the news
Advice to governments: Automation is inevitable. Anxiety is not.
In debates about the future of automation, one of the most contentious topics has been around the magnitude of changes to employment. How many jobs... Read more
How will new performance metrics impact U of T's budget?
When the Ontario government announced in this year’s budget that by 2024 - 2025 it would link 60 per cent of its university funding to... Read more
At UTSC, humanities program integrates work experiences in the arts
One of the goals of the federal government’s commitment to see over 80,000 postsecondary students participate in a work-integrated learning experience is to encourage students... Read more
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