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Headlines for May 31, 2023


PIE News
IRCC expands range of accepted SDS English tests

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has expanded the range of accepted English language tests for the Student Direct Stream, causing the shares of previous monopolisers IDP to plummet.

The Globe and Mail
If Canadian firms are to compete globally, we must invest in digital skills now

Expertise in such areas as cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, cloud and quantum computing will be in great demand in the coming years.

CTV News
Why Brandon University is setting up beehives on campus

The university is bringing a small number of urban beehives to the city of Brandon as part of a five-year pilot project called Bee-U, which launched last year.

The Hill Times
A foot in the door: some Hill internship programs rebounding post-rule changes, COVID

The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs is working to restart its internship program this fall, while the National Council on Canada-Arab Relations is looking to restart by 2024.

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