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Headlines for Aug. 14, 2019


Sudbury Star
Laurentian offers free tuition program to Crown wards
Current and former youth in the extended care of a Children’s Aid Society, known until recently as Crown wards, will be eligible to attend Laurentian University without paying tuition.

CBC News
New mental health resource helps first-year students cope
The online guide aims to prevent burnout, breakdowns and, ultimately, suicides.

CBC News
Cape Breton University student warning about Kijiji rental scam
A Cape Breton University student is speaking out after a fraudster tried to rent him a house in Glace Bay, N.S., that was actually for sale.

CBC News
Taylor Swift sends $6,386.47 to Ontario university student to help with tuition
Pop star Taylor Swift sent University of Waterloo student Ayesha Khurram $6,386.47 to help pay her tuition this semester. The two met last year after the singer performed in Toronto.

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