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Headlines for July 23, 2019


The Toronto Star
Opinion: Where do the federal parties stand on basic and applied research?
It’s about 90 days until the federal election and so far the science community and voters alike remain in the dark as to how the Conservatives, NDP and Greens will support Canadian science, write Mark Lautens and David Naylor.

CBC News
Ouster of researchers from National Microbiology Lab still a mystery
“I think it’s unfortunate. It’s all speculation. We have no idea what the investigation is about,” said Gary Kobinger, director of the Research Centre on Infectious Diseases at Laval University in Quebec.

CBC News
Shuttle service aims to connect CBU students with rural employers
A new program from Cape Breton University will help students find work in rural areas by offering a daily shuttle service between July and October.

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