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Headlines for Feb. 28, 2020


Iranian students killed in plane crash to get posthumous degrees from Western University

Western University is remembering four graduate students killed when a Ukrainian airliner was shot out of the sky over Iran with posthumous degrees and a scholarship in their honour.

North Bay Nugget
Nipissing task force tackles sexual violence survey results

Nearly one-quarter of the university students who participated in a 2018 provincial survey on sexual violence reported experiencing a sexual assault after the previous school year began.

Saskatoon Star Phoenix
Students rally on U of S campus against tuition increases

Dozens of students and supporters rallied Thursday on the University of Saskatchewan campus, urging the government and university administration to “ensure post-secondary education is affordable for all students.”

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