Publications

2017

Jun 12, 2017

OTTAWA, ON — June 12, 2017 — The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities welcomes the federal government’s announcement today of the Global Skills Strategy.

May 11, 2017

Ottawa, ON (March 11, 2017) – The Executive Heads of the U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities gathered in Ottawa this week, meeting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Science Minister Kirsty Duncan to discuss investments and reforms that will help ensure Canada’s place as w

Apr 10, 2017

April 10, 2017 (OTTAWA, ON) — The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities welcomes Science Minister Kirsty Duncan’s release of the Fundamental Science Review today.

Jan 30, 2017

OTTAWA, ON January 30, 2017— During a time of growing international tension, the U15-Group of Canadian Research Universities would like to underscore its deep commitment to openness and diversity within our universities and our comm

2016

Dec 22, 2016
Upon the announcement of his retirement, The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities thanks Dr. Alain Beaudet for his years of public service and his contributions to the post-secondary and research sectors in Canada. Dr.
Dec 15, 2016

After learning of the death of David Strangway, Guy Breton, the U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities’ Chair and Rector, Université de Montréal, made the following statement:

Dec 5, 2016

Ottawa, ON (Dec 5, 2016) – The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities warmly welcomes Minister Kirsty Duncan’s announcement today of the search process for a Chief Science Advisor. 

Nov 1, 2016

U15 Welcomes Immigration Reforms in 2016 Fall Economic Statement

Sep 6, 2016

WATERLOO, ON (September 6, 2016) — The U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities warmly welcomes the federal government’s announcement of the second round of Canada First Research Excellence Fund awards.