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Headlines for September 22, 2022


The National Post
Researchers across Canada receive major investments to tackle national and global challenges

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced more than $64 million to support 251 research infrastructure projects at 40 universities across the country.

CBC News
Laurentian University professor left for Lakehead due to program cuts

A Laurentian University professor and Canada Research Chair left the institution for Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ont.

CTV News London
‘It’s like Western’s Christmas’: Students and officials prepare for homecoming weekend

Over the past few years, the City of London has been working alongside community partners to prepare for this weekend with a focus on safety, wellbeing of the students and the community.

CBC News Newfoundland and Labrador
Former MUN student wins human rights case after prof refused to wear a mic

A former Memorial University student who challenged the school and a professor who refused to wear a microphone seven years ago has won his case at Newfoundland and Labrador’s Human Rights Commission.

CBC News Sudbury
New sculpture at Laurentian University a sign of renewal, say students

Laurentian University students unveiled a new sculpture Wednesday that represents their commitment to environmental sustainability and renewal for the university, which has faced numerous challenges since it filed for insolvency in 2021.

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