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Headlines for March 18, 2022


The National Post
Ontario’s universities look to the future as they continue to support the province’s recovery

Universities — students, faculty, and staff — demonstrated adaptability and unwavering dedication throughout the pandemic.

CTV News
UQAM lecturers vote to strike amid failed negotiations with the university

Lecturers who are members of the Syndicat des professeurs enseignants de l’UQAM have voted 90 per cent in favour of a general, unlimited strike to take place at a future date.

Global News
‘Hypocritical and shameful’: AUPE says U of C unfairly targeting ‘vulnerable workers’

The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees says budget cuts at the University of Calgary are unfairly targeting the most vulnerable workers on campus.

The Hamilton Spectator
Canada needs international medical schools

Canadian schools don’t have enough spaces to meet the burgeoning need, Sandra Banner writes.

CBC News
MRU’s students association pushes back against lifting mask mandates

University should have autonomy to enforce its own safety protocols, says association president.

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