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Headlines for Nov. 12, 2021


CTV News
Bishop’s University students, alumni erupt in protest over decades of sexual violence allegations

Students at one of Canada’s supposed top “party schools” are holding their administration to account —and questioning whether that very “party” label is putting them in danger.

National Post
Colby Cosh: Carrie Bourassa’s evolving Indigenous identify a years-long con

Newspapers have a slightly nasty characteristic: it’s easy for them to get pre-emptively mad when institutions are a little slow to do the right thing, and it’s also easy for them to forget to give credit when those institutions get around to it.

Education News Canada
Trinity Western University launches its first PhD program a Doctorate in Philosophy of Nursing

As the first faith-based doctoral program in nursing in Canada, Trinity Western’s PhD in Nursing will prepare nurses to be educators and leaders within academic, healthcare, and government settings.

Hindustan Times
Students from India face lots of challenges in Canada: Experts

Canada is registering a record intake of students from India this year, but a leading immigration lawyer and charity groups are warning of the challenges these newcomers face on arrival.

Toronto Star
How immigrant women can prosper: In conversation with Gina Cody
Episode 2 of First Generation, the Canadian Immigrant Podcast, unpacks Gina Cody’s journey from Iran, to becoming the first woman in Concordia University’s history to earn a PhD in building engineering, to having the school’s Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science named after her.

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