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Headlines for December 2, 2022


CTV News
Athabasca University signs funding agreement with province after government lowers demands

The Alberta government says it has reached a deal with Athabasca University under which the province will continue funding the institution if half of its executive and 25 additional employees live in the town it shares a name with.

CBC News
Nipissing University, in North Bay, Ont., at high financial risk, says auditor general

As Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk raised concerns about Nipissing’s financial health in her report, the president of the university’s faculty association said the school is a far cry from Laurentian University.

The Tyee
Inside the unionization battle at SFU and UBC

In a region slammed by rising housing costs and runaway inflation, thousands of student workers sometimes earn less than minimum wage.

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