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Headlines for Jan. 6, 2021


Global News
N.S. international students voice frustrations with policy to quarantine in hotel

International students arriving in Nova Scotia are facing hefty, unexpected costs as several universities are forcing them to quarantine in a hotel without covering the cost.

2 N.S. universities each report a COVID-19 case

Two Nova Scotia universities are each reporting a case of COVID-19 on campus.

The Chronicle Herald
St. F.X. to begin winter semester with one week of online classes

St. Francis Xavier University will begin the winter semester by offering online classes only.

They’re back: University students return to province by the hundreds, ready to be alone

This will be Maggie Ivimey’s fourth 14-day isolation since last March.

Windsor Star
Anti-racists cry foul over possible dissolution of U of Windsor department

A University of Windsor group advocating against anti-Black racism on campus says school administration plans to dissolve the department of sociology, anthropology and criminology.

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