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Headlines for December 6, 2022


The Conversation
Why we need open-source science innovation — not patents and paywalls

As we prepare to invest money to prevent the next global pandemic and find solutions to many other problems, science funders have a large opportunity to move towards open science and more research collaboration by offering open-source endowed chairs.

CTV News
Northern Ontario university leading new national service for people with rare dementia

Nipissing University is leading a new, nationwide support service for Canadians living with rare forms of dementia.

CBC News
Terminated Laurentian University faculty group demands their jobs and programs back

A group that represents some terminated faculty members at Laurentian University wants the institution to reinstate their jobs, along with programs it cut last year.

London Free Press
London lawyer hails victory on university, college use of non-disclosure agreements

London lawyer Rob Talach lobbied for changes to proposed Ontario legislation that would further restrict the use of non-disclosure agreements by universities and colleges when employees are fired for sexual harassment or other sexual misconduct.

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