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Headlines for September 26, 2022


The Toronto Star
Most Canadian postsecondary students are grappling with mental health challenges two years after the start of COVID-19

A staggering three-quarters of students reported experiencing negative mental health during their studies during the 2021-2022 school year.

CTV News
Laurentian seeks extension to Nov. 30 to emerge from insolvency

Laurentian University is seeking court approval to extend the deadline to emerge from insolvency until Nov. 30 to give it time to implement its financial restructuring plan.

Global News
University of Regina introduces new energy systems engineering program for fall 2023

Petroleum engineering, sustainable energy engineering and energy transportation and storage will all be offered starting in the fall semester of 2023, as the faculty puts a focus on researching renewable energy.

Global News
McGill University Health Centre releases report on systemic discrimination

It follows a two-year study into multiple reports of racism, harassment and bullying at the Royal Victoria Hospital, the Montreal General Hospital and other MUHC locations.

CBC News
Visa delays prevent UNB student and family from fleeing war in Ukraine

They are desperately waiting for Canadian visas after eight months of searching for a way to escape the war in Ukraine.

CTV News
Sask. university professor calls for more masking on campus as infection rates rise

A University of Saskatchewan professor is asking for mask use to return to campus as the number of infections of COVID-19 reached the fourth-highest of the pandemic, according to wastewater research done by the university.

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