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Headlines for June 1, 2023


National Post
‘Woke’ light assembly question on Queen’s engineering exam sparks controversy
The question said students have been asked to design a ‘woke’ light fixture capable of ‘centering diverse anti-cis-normative identities.’

CTV News
Western University to install 74 new EV charging stations
Over the next two years, 74 new EV charging stations will be installed across the campus.

CBC News
Nova Scotia seniors evacuated to Acadia University amid wildfire concerns
About 100 residents from two nursing homes in Shelburne, N.S., and Lockeport, N.S., have been relocated to a university campus. There were concerns about their safety, as a wildfire continues to devastate the province’s south shore.

Times Higher Education
Ways to improve the equitable inclusion of LGBTQ+ people in research and higher education
A summary of actions universities and research bodies should take to create truly equitable, inclusive environments for LGBTQ+ staff and students.

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