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Headlines for October 6, 2023


Nanaimo News Bulletin
Vancouver Island University unveils plan to reduce $20-million deficit

Vancouver Island University, which has been running deficits since before the pandemic, has announced a plan to try to balance its books by 2026-27.

CTV News
‘Students feel used’: Vancouver Island nursing students call for paid work placements amid shortage

Nursing students on Vancouver Island are lobbying for help to make their program more accessible amid a dire need for more of them in B.C.’s health-care system.

The Record
Human rights hearing looks at ‘remedy’ after University of Waterloo unfairly rejected disabled applicant

A human rights hearing began Monday to determine what the University of Waterloo owes a brain-injured Kitchener man it discriminated against by refusing him admission 10 years ago.

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