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Headlines for April 26, 2019


Simon Fraser University opens $126M Surrey expansion in sustainable energy

Simon Fraser University has expanded its Surrey campus with a new facility dedicated to sustainable energy engineering.

Cutting-edge technology: U of A using virtual and augmented reality to train surgeons

The University of Alberta Surgical Simulation Research Lab (SSRL) is setting up surgeons for success with augmented and virtual reality.

Global News
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon Tribal Council partner to improve education outcomes

The University of Saskatchewan and the Saskatoon Tribal Council said they will work together to honour treaty relationships.
Wilfrid Laurier University mourns Leanne Holland Brown, dean of students for Waterloo campus

Leanne Holland Brown died of injuries related to being hit by an out-of-control car Wednesday, after being airlifted to Hamilton.

The London Press
Western University expands punishment powers to off-campus parties

Western University’s decision to approve a controversial change to its student code of conduct isn’t sitting well with some of its students, despite heavy praise for the move by London’s mayor.

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