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Headlines for Jan. 31, 2020


Global News
Federation of N.B. Faculty Associations rejects performance-based university funding

The Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations (FNBA) released a position paper Wednesday against the funding of public universities on the basis of performance measurement.

CBC News
UNBC president, vice-president off the job weeks after faculty strike
UNBC president Daniel Weeks is on indefinite medical leave while VP Barb Daigle is retiring Friday.

Global News
International students ‘ripe for plucking’ by gang recruiters, Fraser Valley police warn

Police and anti-gang advocates are once again warning international students to be on the lookout for criminals looking to recruit them into the Lower Mainland gang conflict.

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