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Headlines for August 23, 2023


Culture shock, and how Mi’kmaw students cope with leaving the reserve for university

Saint Mary’s University student Sósep Patfield says he felt isolated when he arrived in Halifax.

CBC News
New UNB research institute focuses on fast-growing artificial intelligence

UNB will collaborate with Université de Moncton which also has an AI centre.

Guelph Today
As U of G students move in, vulnerable families move out of Days Inn

The County was using some units at the Days Inn on Gordon Street as temporary housing for families in need until the end of July, when the U of G began using the space as student housing.

CBC News
UPEI hoping to have new president selected by spring of 2024

The University of Prince Edward Island is looking for feedback on how a new president should run the school.

CTV News
Is a cap on international students coming amid housing crunch? Minister says it’s an option

Canada’s Housing Minister Sean Fraser says that a cap on the number of international students permitted to study in this country is one of, but not the only, solution the federal government is discussing when it comes to addressing housing affordability and rental availability.

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