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Headlines for October 24, 2023


The Globe and Mail
Student union that backed Palestinians says it won’t be silenced by political ‘bullying’

Student leaders at the University of Toronto Mississauga say Ontario’s Minister of Colleges and Universities “defamed” them in the provincial legislature and has betrayed the government’s commitment to free speech.

National Post
This is how much tuition for Canadians and international students has gone up this year

The latest yearly report from Statistics Canada on tuition fees shows that the average yearly cost for Canadian undergraduates has increased to $7,076, up 2.9 per cent from the 2022-2023 academic year. International undergraduates, meanwhile, have seen their tuition increased by an average 6.3 per cent.

Toronto Star
Canadian students receive ‘failing grade’ for fraud prevention and sharing passwords, new survey finds

More than eight in 10 post-secondary students admit to actions making them more vulnerable to scams that can have long-lasting impacts, reports RBC.

CTV News
More than $88,000 in fines handed out over homecoming weekend in Kingston, Ont.

Kingston police and bylaw officers handed out more than $88,000 in fines during homecoming celebrations this past weekend for nuisance parties and noise.

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