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Headlines for Nov. 26, 2019


The Globe and Mail
Some Canadian universities cancel student exchanges to Hong Kong over safety concerns

Some Canadian universities are cancelling their student exchanges to Hong Kong for the next term over concerns about the deteriorating safety situation in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.

Ottawa Citizen
University of Northern B.C. offers credit, other options, as strike continues

The University of Northern British Columbia says it will provide a non-refundable financial credit to all students who have been out of class since a strike by faculty began earlier this month.

CKPG Today
St. FX to review Mulroney plaque after complaint it’s offensive to tradespeople

The president of St. Francis Xavier University has apologized to those offended by a plaque in the Brian Mulroney Institute of Government that includes a quote from the former prime minister’s father.

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