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Headlines for September 6, 2023


Toronto Star
More post-secondary students rely on parents, stay home to finish school: RBC poll

Inflation is driving more post-secondary students to stay home with their parents as they complete post-secondary school than a decade ago, a poll by RBC shows.

CBC News
International students call for queer-specific mental support as they hide identities at home

‘It feels kind of claustrophobic, in the sense that I am isolated,’ says student.

Global News
Food bank usage on campus expected to rise

As students head back to university campuses, some are facing tough choices when it comes to their finances.

CTV News
New 500-bed residence at University of Waterloo to prioritize Indigenous design principles

The University of Waterloo says it plans to centre Indigenous principles in the design of a new 500-bed residence set to open on campus in fall of 2026.

Halifax Examiner
Failing to address rape culture on campus and in society

Also: Short-term rental regulations come into force in Halifax; why you can’t find bread at some Dollaramas; avoiding mansplaining and other unsolicited advice; and leftovers by many other names.

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