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U.S. government shutdown explained

U.S. government shutdown explained

by Stephanie Chan· · Business, News, Off Campus, Videos
Sarah Chang's Sam Edelman contest submission.

Winner secretly crowned in cancelled shoe contest

A secret winner. A cancelled appearance by an acclaimed shoe designer. And a group of disappointed students. These are the elements that capped off three weeks of anticipation for students who entered a design contest, but who walked away with questions unanswered. Fashion students were excited for a chance to win a two-day trip to New York City and visit […]

by Stephanie Chan· · Arts & Life, Fashion, News, On Campus

Ryerson is well-positioned to weather government funding changes: Levy

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 […]

by Stephanie Chan· · News
Universities and colleges told to abandon weaker programs

Universities and colleges told to abandon weaker programs

Universities and colleges across Ontario will need to specialize or risk losing funding under a new draft policy proposed by the Ontario government. The Globe and Mail obtained a copy of confidential files sent to higher-education leaders that revealed plans to compel schools to focus on stronger programs and abandon weaker ones. Though the policy’s stated aim is to drive […]

by Stephanie Chan· · News, On Campus