Professor ratings going online

By Kelli Stevens

The University of Calgary is looking at adapting the Universal Student Ratings of Instruction into an electronic format. Instead of using class time to rate the performance of their professors, students would complete the questionnaires online. Before moving entirely to an online system, however, the university is running a pilot project. "We’ve been working with… Continue reading Professor ratings going online

Quality money will help better teachers

By Ben Hoffman

The Students’ Union has decided how to spend their portion of the $1 million offered by the university for quality initiatives. On Mon., Mar. 15, after three weeks of deliberative process and lengthy meetings, the Students’ Academic Assembly came to a tentative agreement on how to appropriately spend the $800,000 offered to the SU. The… Continue reading Quality money will help better teachers