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Headlines for October 23, 2023


CTV News
Quebec tuition hike: Students planning day of protest in downtown Montreal

Potentially thousands of students from Montreal’s two English universities are expected to skip class and march through the streets on Oct. 30 to denounce the Quebec government’s plan to hike tuition for out-of-province students.

Toronto Star
York university demands student union boards resign following Palestine statement

York University is demanding the executive boards of three of its student unions resign in response to a joint statement the unions made about the Israel-Hamas war.

CTV News
University of Waterloo lab creates 3D model of complex cancers to help test treatments

A University of Waterloo-based team of researchers have created a method for better 3D modelling of complex cancers.

CTV News
How an award-winning Halifax professor nurtured a network of battery entrepreneurs

They call themselves the “Dahn lab” graduates, and they’re powering an unlikely, Halifax-based research hub for batteries designed to replace fossil fuels.

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