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Headlines for February 16, 2023


CBC News
Université Laval professors to go on strike next week

Around 1,300 professors at Université Laval will go on strike from Feb. 20 until March 3, over what the professor’s union, le Syndicat des professeurs et professeures de l’Université Laval (SPUL), says are issues concerning workload, salary increases, academic freedom and the protection of vulnerable employees.

The Record
University of Waterloo says it will address security risks in research ties with China

A new federal directive to stop funding research that threatens Canada’s national security means the University of Waterloo will have to address “potential security risks” in some of its international research relationships.

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