Students and Graduates Welcome Reintroduction of Loan Moratoriums

Students and Graduates Welcome Reintroduction of Loan Moratoriums

OTTAWA–The Canadian Federation of Students and Don’t Forget Students support the motion unanimously adopted by the House of Commons calling the reintroduction of moratoriums on federal student loan repayments until May 31, 2021. Once actioned by the Government, this...

A statement on systemic anti-Black racism in Canada

October 21, 2020 The Canadian Federation of Students would like to reaffirm its commitment to racial justice and condemn the anti-Black racism taking place across the country and in Ottawa specifically. Students have been subject to racial violence in classrooms and...

The Federation stands in Solidarity with the Mi’kmaw fishers

The Canadian Federation of Students demands immediate action from the Government to protect Mi’kmaw fishers whose lives and well-being are being threatened by non-Indigenous commercial fishermen. Canada must solidify a commitment to respect Mi’kmaw people and their...

NSCAD Students Call on Government to Accept Manifesto

Wednesday, February 06, 2013 HALFIAX–Today students of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University (NSCAD) and supporters marched from NSCAD’s Granville campus to Province House to deliver the Manifesto for a Vibrant, Strong, and Independent NSCAD...

Immigrant Retraining Loans: Well-Intentioned but Poorly Executed

Friday, October 12, 2012 WINNIPEG–Today’s announcement of $1.2 million of new federal funding for a pilot project offering micro-loans to internationally trained professionals to receive licensing in Canada misses the mark for successful integration. The...