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Headlines for August 18, 2022


CBC News
UBC Senate votes to rescind honorary degree given to bishop involved in residential schools

John Fergus O’Grady was former principal of the Kamloops Indian Residential School.

CBC News
UPEI celebrates first-ever graduation at New Cairo campus

Graduating students celebrated the first-ever convocation at the UPEI campus in New Cairo, Egypt, on Sunday.

The PIE News
Canada: Unis continuing with Covid mandates

Despite Canadian provinces and territories lifting virtually all COVID-19 public health restrictions, including mandatory masking, several institutions will be turning to COVID-19 mandates in the fall semester.

CTV News
Conflicting views on Laurentian University’s debt plan

Laurentian University’s creditors have a big decision to make as the school looks to emerge from insolvency and repay some of its debt, and now, more affected groups are weighing in with recommendations.

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