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Headlines for Nov. 1, 2017


Chronicle Herald
Dalhousie University files defence in civil suit over student death in residence

In its defence, university says it had appropriate policies and procedures in place for residence life and that the student, who died of alcohol poisoning, failed to follow them.

Pro-white message taped to Native Studies building day after racist pumpkin incident

Dean of native studies says there were a few such messages posted around the University of Alberta campus.

University World News
Canadian urban universities must be real estate savvy

In an era of rising property prices and urban land shortages, universities are forced to understand the real estate market or get left behind in the hustle for property.

UPEI gets $132K to better prepare students for workplace

ACOA, province provide funding for work integrated learning program.

Times Higher Education
From Syrian opposition leader to master’s student in Canada

Noura Al-Jizawi hopes her experience at the University of Toronto will help her to transform her homeland into a democracy.

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