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Headlines for March 19, 2018

BY ANQI SHEN | MAR 19 2018

Global News
McMaster University set to launch new experiential learning program

Along with this partnership on a continuing education course, the university plans to roll out experiential learning projects in several program areas by the end of this year.

Global News
Video: University of Alberta to raise international student tuition, other fees for rent and meals

The University of Alberta Students’ Union says it is disappointed that the board of governors has decided to raise tuition for international students.

Montreal Gazette
Concordia’s public scholars take mic for Truth and Consequences program

The university’s public scholarship endeavour is part of an effort to make academic work more accessible to the general public.

University World News
International students turn away from US, UK to Canada

Canada has overtaken the UK as a preferred study destination for international university applicants in a number of regions, and is gaining ground on the US, new research shows.

Globe and Mail
Opinion: Why the hiring process for university principals could use a revamp

Over the years, it seems to me that the committees have become bigger and the chances of the final candidate being selected from within the university have become smaller, writes Harvey Schachter.

Montreal Gazette
Former student files human rights complaint against Concordia

A former Concordia student says the university violated her human rights when it failed to address her complaints of sexual harassment.

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