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Headlines for July 15, 2019


CBC Edmonton
Canada’s top researcher positions continue to lack diversity, U of A study finds
Professors holding prestigious research roles at Canadian universities are still overwhelmingly white and male, despite diversity and inclusion initiatives, researchers say.

CBC Montreal
Suspension of Quebec graduate program leaves international students in limbo
Two McGill University neuroscience PhDs looking for answers after province’s immigration reforms.

Edmonton Journal
Opinion: Suicide among foreign students little talked about … and that’s part of the problem
At least 15 international students have taken their own lives in B.C. in recent years.

The Windsor Star
Virtual reality helps U of A students battle exam anxiety
A new virtual reality experience in the University of Alberta Rehabilitation Robotics Lab will help students to practise interacting with patients before their required clinical exams.

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