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Coronavirus: Majority of UBCO classes to move online this fall – Okanagan

Coronavirus: Majority of UBCO classes to move online this fall - Okanagan

Kelowna likely won’t see its usual influx of university students returning to class in September. UBC Okanagan confirmed that the majority of its classes are going to be offered online in the fall due to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic. READ MORE: New UBCO campus to be built in downtown …

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Petition calls for reduced University of Saskatchewan tuition with classes online this fall

Petition calls for reduced University of Saskatchewan tuition with classes online this fall

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for reduced tuition and student fees at the University of Saskatchewan (USask), where classes are expected to be delivered online come September. Abigail Unrau, the chemistry major who started the petition, said students shouldn’t have to pay athletics, recreation and transit fees …

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Will students return to campus next year? Probably not, experts say – National

Will students return to campus next year? Probably not, experts say - National

When the novel coronavirus pandemic hit Canada in mid-March, Canadian university and college campuses were forced to close and classes were moved online. Since then, students and parents have been wondering about the upcoming school year. In response, several universities — including McGill University in Montreal, the University of British …

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Western University’s Homecoming 2020 goes virtual due to coronavirus – London

Western University’s Homecoming 2020 goes virtual due to coronavirus - London

A London Ont., university is making arrangements to keep one of its traditions alive despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Western University says it is proceeding with its 71st annual Homecoming this year, but with a twist. Given continuing safety measures being taken amid the COVID-19 crisis, including the prohibition of large …

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Trent University raises over $70,000 in emergency support for students impacted by coronavirus – Peterborough

Trent University raises over $70,000 in emergency support for students impacted by coronavirus - Peterborough

A campaign at Trent University in Peterborough, Ont., to support students impacted by the coronavirus pandemic has raised more than $70,000. The university announced Monday the #TrentUCares initiative has seen alumni, faculty, staff and the community contribute $70,000 in donations to its Student Rapid Relief Fund, which was established specifically …

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