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Haskayne School of Business MBA students. (Ewan Nicholson/University of Calgary)

MBA programs in Canada 2021: The Prairies

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Student of the Haskayne School of Business EMBA program. (Courtesy of Kelly Hofer/University of Calgary)

Executive MBA programs in Canada 2021: The Prairies

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When fish snack on ‘ghost fleas,’ the neurotoxin they accumulate poses a risk to human fish eaters (Wim Van Egmond/Science Photo Library)

I ain’t afraid of no ghost fleas

Scientists are studying a strain of translucent, one-eyed zooplankton that comes out at night. “When you look at live ones under a microscope, they can spin their eye to look at you. You’d think the organism is possessed.”

Canada is losing a war against feral pigs that are infesting the Prairies

Officials are unleashing ‘Judas pigs,’ which are fitted with GPS collars, eventually leading hunters to groups of their fellow swine


Deck the halls—again

Why many non-Ukrainians in Western Canada also enjoy celebrating Christmas in January


A built-in advantage

Hutterite-run firms don’t pay their workers wages or seek big profits. Competitors say it’s unfair.


The Manitoba miracle

How an economic laggard became a leader in the recovery