The PPSA Presents: Higher Education and Public Policy

Moderated by Loleen Berdahl (Saskatchewan)

In this session of PPSA Presents, the presenters will consider the policy and political contexts of higher education in Canada. After their presentations, time will be available for questions and discussion. All individuals interested in higher education in Canada are invited to attend.


Richard Sigurdson, “Federalism and Post-Secondary Education in Canada: Compromise Over Grand Vision”

Meagan Auer, “SIGH What’s the Point?!?!? A Student’s Reflection on Discipline, Affect, and the Politics of Higher Education”

Loleen Berdahl, Jonathan Malloy, and Lisa Young, “The Public Policy Underpinnings of the “Crisis” of Graduate Education in the Social Sciences and Humanities in Canada”