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Headlines for Dec. 23, 2019


The Globe and Mail
U of T program connects next generation of lawyers to next generation of business startups

When Nikola Kostic decided to build brake technology that eliminates the wear-and-tear on commercial aircraft, he knew engineers and aviation contacts would be handy, but it quickly became obvious he’d need another kind of expertise: legal advice.

MacEwan University hiking tuition after provincial budget cuts

Tuition is going up at MacEwan University, starting in September 2020.

The Globe and Mail
Who should be stepping up as mentors? Maybe it’s not who we think

The world of work is changing more quickly than ever before and, as the generation that’s been at the helm for the past few decades begins to collectively retire, companies are going to face a talent deficit.

The Tyee
Why UVic Faculty Massively Voted to Divest from Fossil Fuels

Last week a supermajority of faculty members at UVic (77 per cent) voted in favour of fossil fuel divestment.

The Toronto Star
Bringing Jews and Muslims together at York University

As a sociologist focusing on the study of contemporary Jewish life in North America, I have been teaching a variety of Jewish Studies courses at York University for the last 15 years.

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