Reconciliation Begins by Closing the Graduation Gap

Posted on August 31st, 2015

“As millions of Canadian young people gear up for a return to classrooms this fall, the ‘back to school’ rallying cry is ubiquitous – in advertising, in media headlines and […]

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Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign

Posted on August 31st, 2015

A new province-wide sexual assault public awareness campaign was launched in Alberta. “Called ‘I Believe You,’ the campaign is aimed at educating the public about how to better respond to survivors […]

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McGill Music Students Get Mental Health Program

Posted on August 27th, 2015

“A new program for students at McGill Schulich School of Music face performance anxiety from auditions, and high stress as they prepare for their careers. Starting soon, music students be […]

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UBC Educates Future Teachers in Mental Health Literacy

Posted on August 26th, 2015

“The University of British Columbia is improving mental health literacy among its teacher candidates, arming them with the knowledge and skills they need to act as an intervenor in the […]

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Why Student Chitchat Can Actually be a Good Thing

Posted on August 25th, 2015

“Talking in class is often frowned upon, but what if student chatter is actually beneficial? In our study, we found that when students chatted more in class, they felt a […]

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Student Worry About Debt & Job Market

Posted on August 18th, 2015

A recent poll taken with post-secondary students in Canada shows students are worried about school debt and being able to find a job post-graduation that pays well.   “The poll […]

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Chinese Language Mental Health Support Group Starting

Posted on August 17th, 2015

In hopes of reaching an increasing number of Chinese students attending post-secondary school in Nova Scotia, a mental health peer support group is launching.  “…there are few mental health options […]

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Ask for Federal Election to Address Growing Student Debt

Posted on August 17th, 2015

Newfoundland and Labrador is switching from a student loan system to educational grants. “The Canadian Federation of Students wants to put growing education debt on the federal election radar and […]

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KPU Course On Growing & Selling Cannabis

Posted on August 14th, 2015

Kwantlen Polytechnic University is offering a new course called Introduction to Professional Management of Marijuana for Medical Purposes in Canada.   “The 14-week online course will be taught by Tegan Adams, who works […]

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Students Working Over Summer Vacation

Posted on August 13th, 2015

The Globe and Mail has shared an article about the reality many students face as they try to land a job for their summer vacation. “Summers were once defined by […]

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