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Canadian university rankings 

Got in a bit of a funk over the latest Maclean's university rankings yesterday because my employer (Laurentian) is ranked close to the bottom of the country on almost everything, again.

I know many faculty and staff who pour their heart and soul into making their students' experiences the best they can possibly be. It's pretty demoralizing to not see any broader impact after all these years. (14 for me)

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Canadian university rankings 

This breakdown of student satisfaction survey results (where we placed 19th overall, last in our category of primarily undergraduate universities) is *dismal*:

Course Instructors: 19
Student Life Staff: 19
Administrative Staff: 19
Academic Advising Staff: 19
Mental Health Services: 19
Extracurricular Activities: 14
Experiential Learning: 18
Residence Living: 12
Promoting Indigenous Visibility: 3
Steps to Prevent Sexual Assault: 18

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re: Canadian university rankings 

@dbs I think all it shows is that no amount of effort will overcome a rotten structure seemingly hell-bent on disregarding the needs of students and faculty. Efforts like yours are probably the difference between being "close to the bottom" than from being at the bottom of that list.

re: Canadian university rankings 

@victoria Thank you, you're so kind. I still get angry at the crap you and others have had to deal with.

re: Canadian university rankings 

@dbs Good. Anger is exactly what injustice deserves. That and aggression.
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