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Headlines for July 24, 2023


CTV News
U of M researchers developing canola-based plastic replacement

A University of Manitoba research team is working on a more environment-friendly plastic substitute, and they are using a product plentiful in Manitoba to do it.

Global News
CapU strike appears over as school, support workers reach tentative deal

Striking support workers at B.C.’s Capilano University have reached a tentative agreement with the school.

CBC News
Manitoba students frustrated after issues with student aid website leave some unable to apply

Manitoba will work on short-term solutions to fix technical problems on the student aid website this weekend, a provincial spokesperson told CBC News on Friday.

Globe and Mail
Border agency investigating links between student visa fraud and crime, gangs

The CBSA has identified 10 people involved in criminal activity after an investigation into study permits obtained through fake acceptance letters from colleges and universities.

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