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Headlines for June 5, 2017

BY ANQI SHEN | JUN 05 2017

Globe and Mail
Canadian researchers rally around funding recommendations

Scientists say they urgently need to get across about the value of their work in the wake of a sweeping review of Canada’s flagging research-funding system.

Hill Times
Government committed to supporting Canadian students, advanced research: Duncan

‘Canada’s strength is its openness,’ and the federal government is making crucial investments to attract the ‘world’s most talented researchers,’ says the Science minister.

Times Higher Education
Opinion: Academic recognition for public policy work is slowly gathering pace

To tackle the challenge of implementing evidence-based policy, change is also needed in the university sector, writes Gavin Costigan.

Globe and Mail
Students navigate tough course in off-campus housing

A breakdown of off-campus housing options and advice in three cities.

CBC
Smart Serve to have sexual violence prevention training if bill passes
The proposal echoes a recommendation from the Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance in their November 2016 policy on sexual violence prevention and response.

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