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Headlines for July 4, 2023


Waterloo Region Record
UW committed to fostering inclusive and safe environment — for all

‘We must all remain committed to fostering inclusive, safe, and welcoming environments for all members of our community — denouncing all forms of hate, discrimination, and violence,’ writes Univeristy of Waterloo president Vivek Gogel.

Globe and Mail
Gender studies instructors call for heightened security in aftermath of Waterloo campus stabbing

In an open letter signed by more than 2,000 scholars, the Women’s and Gender Studies et Recherche Féministes association says universities must provide greater security and support for those studying gender issues.

CTV News
Province rejects University of Sudbury’s bid to become standalone French university

There isn’t enough demand to justify turning the University of Sudbury (U of S) into a standalone French-language university, the province announced Friday afternoon.

CTV News
Bomb unit at University of Manitoba disposes of volatile chemical

The Winnipeg Police Service’s Bomb Unit has disposed of a “volatile substance” at the University of Manitoba.

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