Canadians will eventually start to make healthier decisions on their own, but it all starts by persuading their wallet before their mind.
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The Ryersonian compiled responses from each group on how they will address the issue of tuition fees.
Anyone diagnosed with mild asthma is taught how to use inhalers: shake well, breathe out, press the top, and inhale. Asthmatics can suffer from repercussions like attacks due to second-hand smoke. This is just one aspect of how crucial it is to have a smoke-free environment. This, among other reasons, has prompted the Ministry of Health to take a stronger […]
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne announced a 75-cent increase to Ontario’s minimum wage last week. It will take effect later this year. But it’s not enough for the province’s minimum wage workers to live on. The most recent data from Poverty Free Ontario says the poverty line is just under $20,000, after taxes. The current minimum wage is $10.25. An adult […]
An online guide that allows potential transfer students to see which universities and colleges will accept their transfer credits launched Monday. It’s part of the $73-million investment the Ontario government is making towards improving the credit transfer system between 2011 and 2016. The guide, set up by the Ontario Council on Articulation and Transfer, provides transfer information for 35 out […]
A new policy from the provincial government could force universities to cut some programs, but Ryerson president Sheldon Levy isn’t worried. A confidential draft of the policy sent to post-secondary institutions leaked last week, and the so-called ‘differentiation’ policy will require universities and colleges to focus on strengths, though possibly at the expense of weaker programs. Post-secondary education funding in […]