CAUBO launches an Enterprise Risk and Assurance Community of Practice

The pace of change within the Higher Education sector has been unrelenting. Institutions continue to face increasing challenges to meet the demands associated with these shifts, such as changing regulations, evolving employee and stakeholder expectations, and globally competitive markets. Good governance is broadly recognized as an essential foundation to long-term organizational success and key to … Continue reading “CAUBO launches an Enterprise Risk and Assurance Community of Practice”

U of T’s Ron Saporta receives Clean50 and Clean16 sustainability awards

Member Accolades CAUBO’s members are often leaders in their respective fields and, as such, they frequently receive honours and awards from other organizations or associations. U of T’s Ron Saporta receives Clean50 and Clean16 sustainability awards Ron Saporta, Chief Operating Officer at the University of Toronto, has been named a 2023 Canada’s Clean16 and Clean50 … Continue reading “U of T’s Ron Saporta receives Clean50 and Clean16 sustainability awards”

The Results of the 2022 Responsible Investing Survey are now available

Many universities have climate action plans and net-zero targets that include responsible investing and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations. For those that do not, or are seeking to adjust their plans or targets, comparisons with other institutions and the sector as a whole may be helpful. A summary report of the 2022 CAUBO Responsible … Continue reading “The Results of the 2022 Responsible Investing Survey are now available”

New Resource available – Hybrid Work Arrangements: Payroll and Employment Taxation Guidance

The COVID-19 pandemic dramatically changed how Canadians work, and the post-secondary sector is no exception, as it quickly adapted to remote work arrangements to keep their workforce healthy, safe, and productive. Disruption creates opportunity! Beyond the pandemic, member institutions are exploring new approaches to work models including whether flexible work arrangements could be adopted, to … Continue reading “New Resource available – Hybrid Work Arrangements: Payroll and Employment Taxation Guidance”

New Analysis – Implications of the pandemic on Universities’ financial situation

Canadian universities have navigated an era of unprecedented change in the past few decades. The COVID-19 pandemic added a layer of uncertainty to an already tumultuous situation and posed unique challenges to the financial sustainability of universities. The 2020-2021 FIUC data release provides insight into the implications of the pandemic on university finances in Canada. … Continue reading “New Analysis – Implications of the pandemic on Universities’ financial situation”

CAUBO Benefits Consortium has officially launched!

CAUBO officially launched an innovative collaborative benefits program for members. The launch of the Consortium is a significant milestone for the higher education sector and for the members of CAUBO’s National Benefits Steering Committee who have been spearheading this initiative since 2018. We are pleased to announce that twenty CAUBO member institutions are participating in … Continue reading “CAUBO Benefits Consortium has officially launched!”

Save the Dates – CAUBO 2023 annual conference in Toronto May 8–10!

The CAUBO annual conference is returning in person for 2023–and taking place quite a bit earlier in the year than usual. It’s happening in Toronto from May 8–10, 2023, so mark those dates in your calendar now and look forward to reconnecting face to face with friends and colleagues from across Canada! The CAUBO 2023 … Continue reading “Save the Dates – CAUBO 2023 annual conference in Toronto May 8–10!”

New Resource Available: Scope 3 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimation Guidance

Canadian post-secondary institutions are contributors to climate change due to their large geographic, economic and environmental footprint, and also face a number of emerging environmental risks. As such, institutions have a significant role to play in mitigating the impacts of climate change and enabling the transition to a low carbon economy through their institutional operating … Continue reading “New Resource Available: Scope 3 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimation Guidance”