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...

Tuition fees increase in most provinces

Friday, September 16, 2011 OTTAWA–Tuition fees for university students increased to record levels in most provinces according to data released today by Statistics Canada. This year’s undergraduate tuition fees increased by 4.3% to an average of $5,366....

International Youth Day

Friday, August 12, 2011 OTTAWA–To mark this year’s International Youth Day, August 12th, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) and the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) have joined forces to draw attention to the many challenges facing Canadian youth...