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Job layoffs and tuition increases possible as Sask. post-secondary schools deal with budget cuts

Post-secondary institutions in Saskatchewan are looking at all options as they consider how to deal with cuts to their base funding.

On Wednesday, the budget revealed that funding to all provincial post-secondary schools will be slashed by five per cent. 314 more words


Updates from East Side House

Greetings YABC students, alumni and other family members,

Apologies that it has been so long since our last blog post. It has been a very busy couple of months for the ESH team and Lehman YABC! 393 more words


Students at the University of Calgary Need Grassroots Organizing Knowledge and Experience - Where Will it Come From?

Let’s get right to it – the Students’ Union at the University of Calgary is in trouble and has been for awhile. An overall lack of student mobilization over the proposed market modifier tuition increases in 2014 and the recent Mac Hall ownership dispute are all symptoms of an SU that has lost its ability to connect with students on issues that matter. 1,832 more words

Regina students participate in consultations ahead of federal budget

In advance of Wednesday’s federal budget, a nationwide mock student survey on the budget revealed a majority of students believe the government should make debt reduction a key priority. 347 more words


What’s Wrong with Arts Kids?

I’ve been at university for about six months so far, and I’ve noticed one thing comes up time and time again: people don’t like Arts kids. 344 more words


NBSA disappointed at government election dates decision

Fredericton, NB — Postsecondary students in the province are disappointed at the New Brunswick government’s decision not to accept the Electoral Reform Commission’s recommendation to move the election dates. 239 more words


What Does it Really Mean to Have a Passion?

Passion is defined as “a strong liking or desire for or devotion to some activity, object, or concept.” This last month, I have been trying to plan out my future and figure out what company or job I want. 617 more words