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Headlines for Jan. 15, 2018

BY ANQI SHEN | JAN 15 2018

UBC prof steps aside from teaching after placed under supervision with ‘focus on’ sexual harassment

Forensic psychologist Dr. Stephen Porter has consented to a reprimand from B.C.’s College of Psychologists.

Global News
University of Calgary not reviewing sexual violence policy despite Connor Neurauter controversy

The U of C says it won’t be reviewing its sexual violence policy for another two years, despite recent controversy caused by having a convicted sex offender on campus.

Terrorism charges against Ottawa professor dropped in France

Hassan Diab spent past 3 years in French prison awaiting trial after being extradited from Canada.

UPEI opening sexual violence response office

The University of Prince Edward Island is in the process of setting up a space to help students and staff who’ve experienced sexual violence or harassment.

Singing for social connection and for science

UVic researchers will study the effects of an intergenerational choir on the well-being of Alzheimer’s patients.

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