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Headlines for Jan. 9, 2019


MUN’s Coat Check helps students bundle up for the winter semester

Clothing swap helps less-fortunate students and students who’ve never experienced a Newfoundland winter.

Hamilton Spectator
Opinion: #TextbookBroke promotes open access but ignores copyright issues

The overzealous push for OERs and open-access resources obscures the need for critical discussions about their potential limitations and implications for copyright and pedagogy.

Global News
Prime Minister Trudeau to hold public town hall meeting at University of Regina

Justin Trudeau is holding a public town hall meeting at the University of Regina on Thursday, offering people the chance to discuss ways to better strengthen the economy.

Globe and Mail
B.C. wildfires stoked by climate change, likely to become worse: study

The study was published late last year and led by researchers at Environment and Climate Change Canada and the University of Victoria’s Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium.

Global News
Queen’s University course to explore, analyze presidency of Donald Trump

Jonathan Rose, an associate professor at Queen’s, is trying to provide context and insight in a three-part series in his course called “What’s going on? Explaining Donald Trump.”

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