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Headlines for September 21, 2022


CTV News
Feather Project fuels postsecondary bursaries for Indigenous students

The project is supported by Pasqua First Nation and is returning for a second year after raising $125,000 donated to Saskatchewan postsecondary institutions to support over 40 Indigenous students.

Global News
Lawsuit over University of Lethbridge COVID-19 vaccine policy thrown out in court

When the U of L imposed a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for students and staff in order to attend in-person classes on last November, a student sought an exemption based on her religious beliefs.

Toronto Star
The future for tens of thousands of international students is in jeopardy. Here’s why

Time is running out for international students caught in a study permit backlog as universities in Canada warn if you aren’t in class this week you best defer.

CBC News Prince Edward Island
MLAs hear how P.E.I. post-secondary students are feeling stretched over rising bills

Student union representatives emphasized the difficulties students are facing this year, with rising housing costs and lack of availability.

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