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Headlines for Jan. 17, 2019

BY ANQI SHEN | JAN 17 2019

National Post
Minister meets with committee to develop national approach to campus violence

The minister for women and gender equality says an advisory committee is developing a national framework to hold universities and colleges responsible for addressing sexual violence on campus.

Toronto Star
Ford government’s tuition cut to cost universities $360 million and colleges $80 million

Universities and colleges will take an estimated $440 million hit under the Ontario government’s planned 10 per cent tuition decrease — and it remains unclear if the province will make up the difference.

Calgary Herald
Escalating tensions with China grounds planned trip for Calgary students

The Calgary Board of Education said a planned trip by 25 students as well as teachers from Colonel Irvine junior high’s Mandarin bilingual program was halted in the wake of the diplomatic uncertainty.

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