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Wynne announces plan to extend Ontario’s watchdog powers to universities

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Thursday that the province hopes to expand Ontario’s watchdog powers to include the oversight of universities. Wynne is proposing legislation at Queen’s Park that would allow Ontario ombudsman André Marin to investigate public complaints and make recommendations regarding post-secondary institutions. “We want to ensure that the people of Ontario have the open, accountable and accessible government […]

by Tara Deschamps· · News, Off Campus

Kathleen Wynne is teaching the wrong lesson

I’ve never been thrown out of a classroom before, so when it happened for the first time last week I was in utter shock, especially because it was at the hands of the former minister of education. It all began with a media advisory sent to The Ryersonian on Sept. 10 notifying us that the premier of Ontario, Kathleen Wynne, […]

by Tara Deschamps· · Opinion