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Headlines for June 28, 2019


Global News
University of Lethbridge updates sexual violence policy
The university has approved a newly revised sexual violence policy. The last policy was created in 2016 with a commitment to future reviews, such as the one that was recently conducted.

London Free Press
Western University offers retirement buyouts to about 320 senior faculty
Western is offering voluntary retirement packages to nearly 15 percent of its teaching staff – buyouts critics say could diminish education quality and pave the way for more instructors hired on contract at less cost.

Global News
University of Saskatchewan sees largest enrolment in its history
According to the university’s enrolment report for 2018-19, registration reached 25,703 students, an increase of 3.2 per cent from the previous year and 7.6 per cent higher than four years ago.

CBC Ottawa
Skyrocketing tuition for international students questioned
A recent analysis by reveals all of Ontario’s 19 universities are becoming increasingly dependent on money from foreign students.

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