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Headlines for November 6, 2023


CTV News
Quebec’s English universities to meet with premier about tuition fee hikes

Quebec Premier François Legault is slated to meet with the province’s three English-language universities on Monday to discuss the proposed tuition fee increases for out-of-province students.

City News Vancouver
Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond removed from Order of Canada

Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, a high-profile former judge embroiled in a controversy surrounding her claims to Indigenous identity, has been removed from the Order of Canada at her own request.

CTV News
Hamilton university conducts review in light of professor’s social media remark

McMaster University says it is conducting a “review” after a professor made a social media comment about a pro-Palestinian protest that it says “does not align” with its “values” or “responsibilities.”

CBC News
Dalhousie task force recommends verification process for Indigenous staff, students

Self-identification policy can lead to Indigenous identity fraud, says task force chair.

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