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Headlines for June 6, 2019


Nova Scotia student says he was racially profiled at Congress

The graduate student, who was falsely accused of stealing a laptop by Congress attendees, was an invited speaker at the Black Canadian Studies Association conference.

Times Higher Ed
How far should the indigenization of university teaching and research go?

One proposal is for universities to embrace Indigenous knowledge. But what does that mean in practice? Will it achieve its aims? And where does it leave science?

Times Higher Ed
Australian universities cap international student numbers

Administrations ease back on foreign fee splurge to avoid financial overexposure and to protect student experience.

Global News
UBC unveils updated plans for 32-storey tower, new 5K-seat Thunderbird Stadium

The University of British Columbia has revealed the clearest picture yet of a proposed redesign of Thunderbird Stadium and a new 1,500-unit housing development.

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