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Headlines for Sept. 4, 2015

By NATALIE SAMSON | SEP 04 2015

CBC
Post-secondary graduate mentorship program expanding

Skills PEI contributes up to 50 percent of wages for 1st year of employment.

Winnipeg Free Press
Head of Truth and Reconciliation Commission to get award from university

The TRC chairman has been announced as the recipient of this year’s Duff Roblin Award from the University of Winnipeg.

CBC
Brandon University adds gender-neutral campus washrooms

14 single-stall, accessible washrooms will be available through campus to improve accessibility.

Globe and Mail
UBC’s interim president wants to offer funding to more international students

Martha Piper will look at how to best use the $11-million in financial aid given to international students.

CBC
International students have a lot to get used to and so do their profs

Aside from starting studies somewhere new, students must adjust to how life may be different.

CBC
Universities should take harm reduction approach to drug use, experts say

‘The approach of “just say no” just doesn’t work,’ says McGill’s student health director.

Global News
University of Saskatchewan takes action against sexual assaults on campus

As University of Saskatchewan students settle in we check in on changes to the institution’s sexual assault policy.

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