Since 1990, the annual fall
compendium of university rankings by Maclean's magazine has been an
eagerly awaited event for students and educational administrators alike.
Because the Maclean's Guide to Canadian Universities shows the rise and
fall of this country's halls of advanced learning, each edition inspires
pride coupled with occasional gloating from the winners … and criticism
from the perceived losers who often take issue with the magazine's
News and Current Events #32 In 1996, Maclean's
universities edition editor Ann Dowsett
Johnston was sent on the road for media interviews for
upcoming edition, to be released on
Nov. 15, 1996.
Other stories broadcast in the May 9, 1996 evening
edition of Alberta
Homosexual Rights Bill passed.
Debate on the Old Man River Dam will not go to trial.
Calgary socialite Dorothy
Joudry found not
attempted murder of her husband.