Category: Scholar-in-Residence

Sweetgrass Bear at UAlberta

This week, as UAlberta campuses were coming alive again with new and returning students and faculty, a powerful stone sculpture appeared one morning on a shady patch of grass at the south end of Quad. 2016 marks the 140th anniversary of the signing of Treaty 6 whose territory encompasses the campuses of the University of […]

Our Scholar is in Residence…

…blogging about our new PhD Internship in Publishing and Editing. As Scholar-in-Residence at the University of Alberta Press (UAP), one of my goals has been to develop a deeper and more substantive academic relationship between the Press and students. That goal has come to fruition: the University of Alberta Press(UAP) has partnered with the Department of English […]

CCI Press: A year later

One year ago, UAP acquired CCI Press, the publishing imprint of the Canadian Circumpolar Institute at the University of Alberta. Since then, much has been accomplished to integrate the imprint into our publishing program: administrative and production files were reviewed, metadata for the 140+ titles produced by CCI Press was created, we are digitizing the backlist, and two new titles are […]