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Headlines for September 2, 2022


CBC News
How UPEI is planning to help students cope with rising costs

The University of Prince Edward Island is gearing up to help its students deal with inflation during the upcoming school year.

CTV News
Alberta extends deadline for Athabasca U on deal to move staff into town

Alberta’s advanced education minister has extended a deadline for a distance learning university to move more staff to the small town where it is headquartered.

CTV News
‘It’s just insane’: Lack of housing stressing out Halifax students

University students moving to Halifax are getting a hard lesson about their new city.

CBC News
Being the first in your family to go to university can be challenging. This UBC club wants to help

UBC First Generation Students Union provides practical advice and emotional support.

Prince George Post
‘An incredibly big problem’: Visa delays imperil school year for thousands of international students

Delays in issuing visas from Canada’s backlogged immigration department mean thousands of international students accepted by colleges and universities here are unsure if or when they will be allowed into this country — days before the fall term begins.

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