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Headlines for Jan. 19, 2021


CTV News
Air Canada and UWindsor partnership to help international students get cheaper flights

Air Canada and the University of Windsor have reached an agreement to help international students find affordable flights.

Global News
UBC students left scrambling for tuition after $8,300 administrative error

Students enrolled in a master’s program at the University of British Columbia are scrambling to come up with thousands of dollars after an administrative error resulted in incorrect tuition fee assessments.

McGill students anxious for update in sexual misconduct investigation

Some students at McGill University say they’re anxious for an update into an investigation that began before the holidays, looking into sexual misconduct allegations against a student.

Province reconsidering RDC’s university transition

It would appear Red Deer College becoming Red Deer University is once again a matter of if, not when.

The Globe and Mail
Canada must enhance its talent-luring advantage

For Canadians anxiously observing our neighbours to the south, the new year brings hopes of political and social renewal. But as we contemplate a postpandemic economic recovery, impending geopolitical shifts have huge implications for Canada’s prosperity.

STEM education must be reformed to engage Indigenous youth

It’s more important than ever that Indigenous children in elementary and secondary schools study science, technology, engineering, and math.

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