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Headlines for March 3, 2022


Global News
Reports recommend major changes for Laurentian University

A pair of independent reports recommend Laurentian University make significant changes to its governance and strategic plan after finding the insolvent school lacks accountability.

Burnaby Now
Some UBCO students concerned for safety after on-campus homicide

Some students at UBC Okanagan say they are feeling confused and scared after multiple police incidents on or near the campus in the last few months.

The Community Press
Queen’s plans in-person Homecoming; city continues to collect fines from last fall

As those at Queen’s University plan to host an in-person and virtual Homecoming 2022, the City of Kingston has only collected $120,000 of the $500,000 in fines issued last fall.

CTV News
Court allows lawsuit to proceed for families of Montreal brainwashing experiments victims

For more than four decades, families have sought compensation — from the CIA, the Canadian government, the Royal Victoria Hospital, and the McGill University Health Centre.

CTV News
B.C. provides $195M for life sciences sector

Kahlon says the province is home to the fastest-growing life sciences sector in Canada and the funding is aimed at attracting and retaining top researchers.

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