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Headlines for Dec. 10, 2021


CTV News
Ontario legislature votes to compel Laurentian to hand over documents tied to insolvency claim

While the Ontario legislature is often a fractious place, MPPs from all parties were united Thursday when it came to getting to the bottom of why Laurentian University declared insolvency in February.

London Free Press
Western University sends staff home, urges caution among students

With COVID-19 cases increasing in London and Middlesex County and the Omicron variant circulating, Western University is reminding students to follow public health protocols as exams begin and is shifting some staff to remote work.

The Province
Douglas Todd: B.C. Indigenous students climbing the higher education ladder

Sophie Collins initially thought she might end up being the only Indigenous student in her physics class at Thompson Rivers University.

CTV News
Laurentian says Speaker’s Warrant puts university in an impossible position

Laurentian says a move by the Ontario legislature to force the university to hand over confidential documents to the auditor general would be a violation of a court order.

Windsor Star
UWindsor addresses historic gender pay gaps

The University of Windsor has announced a plan to address historic gender pay gaps among senior female academics and librarians.

London Free Press
Western University: 1 vaccine cheat found in random on-campus checks

Forget essays and exams. The biggest cheater found at Western University this fall could be the one caught trying to pass off a fake vaccination passport.

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