Public Engagement

“We also need an Innovation Agenda for an Aging Population,” The Hill Times, May 12, 2014

“There are enough employees in the workforce: training them is key,” Globe and Mail April 10, 2014 (co-author)

“International Research Collaborations Tackle the World”s Toughest Challenges,” Canadian Bureau for International Education, March 20, 2014.

“Innovation is a People Business,” The Hill Times February 24, 2014 (co-author)

Canadian Pioneers in the Digital Age,” Canadian Government Executive June 4, 2014 (co-author)

“Time to unleash new cultures of innovation”, The Hill Times, November 19, 2012

“In the new model of innovation people matter”, Canadian Government Executive, March 2011

“Yes we need literary theorists, let’s confront misperceptions about our graduates” University Affairs, May 2010

“Social scientists, humanists helping Canada harness the power of technology”, The Hill Times, February 22, 2010

“Internationalizing higher education”, Embassy Magazine, February 17, 2010

“Innovating Canada for the Digital Age”, Research Money, November 23, 2009

“A new model of innovation for successful societies”, The Hill Times, November 16, 2009

“The curricula, they are a-changin’”, Canadian Government Executive, November 2, 2009

“Canada in the Digital Age”, presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage, Ottawa, October 27, 2009.

“Addressing human dimension of climate change”, The Hill Times, September 7, 2009

“Using the Past to Build a Better Future”, The Forestry Chronicle, July/Aug. 2009

“A sustainable future and how we can create one for Canada”, The Hill Times, July 14, 2008

“Research Excellence is Key to Canadian Innovation and Prosperity”, The Hill Times, April 7, 2008

“Building understanding: Our best investment for the future”, National Post, October 16, 2007

“Research and Innovation in Canada: Now, it is a nation’s capacity to innovate that determines its success”, Canadian Business, October 8, 2007

“Forging a new kind of literacy” The Hill Times, April 16, 2007

“Putting people in environmental picture” The Hill Times, March 19, 2007

“Research and Innovation in Canada: A Brief History”, Innovation Canada, January/February 2007

« Une seule langue ne suffit plus, «  Le Droit 25 mai 2006

“One language is no longer enough,” Toronto Star, April 18, 2006.

Submission to the Standing Committee on Industry, Natural Resources, Science and Technology Concerning Bill S-18, An Act to Amend the Statistics Act, June 15, 2006

“Diversity and Complexity: Rethinking Can-Am Relations,” Diplomat and International Canada, January-February 2005: 21.

“A Global Paradox,” Diplomat and International Canada, March-April 2005: 22-3.

“Canada’s Century,” Tabaret, Fall, 2004: 8-9.

“How Should Universities Respond to Growing Participation Rates?” University Affairs April 2003: 34; reprinted in The University of Calgary Gazette April 7, 2003.

Foreword, in Sharon Anne Cook, Lorna R.McLean and Kate O’Rourke, eds., Framing our Past: Canadian Women’s History in the Twentieth Century Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press.


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