Post-secondary Education

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More dual credit programs coming to Wolf Creek schools

Students at Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) have more opportunities than ever…

 

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Montana First Nation students celebrated at film release

Documentary showcases YCEP program, youth camp

 

People take part in a rally calling on the federal government to expand the permanent status program to include all refugees, international students, undocumented migrants and temporary foreign workers near Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s constituency office in Montreal, Sunday, May 16, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Feds extend post-grad work permits for 50,000 students — but advocates say it’s not enough

International students cannot count work experience during their studies toward permanent residency

 

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Daniella Okezie poses for a portrait at a studio in Kitchener, Ont., in a Feb. 15, 2022, handout photo. Okezie is going to walk across the stage to mark the completion of her bachelor’s degree from Wilfrid Laurier University next month. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Click Photography, Christine Kufske, *MANDATORY CREDIT*

Universities in Canada plan in-person convocation ceremonies after lengthy hiatus

Daniella Okezie has been practising her strut. In a few weeks, the…

Daniella Okezie poses for a portrait at a studio in Kitchener, Ont., in a Feb. 15, 2022, handout photo. Okezie is going to walk across the stage to mark the completion of her bachelor’s degree from Wilfrid Laurier University next month. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Click Photography, Christine Kufske, *MANDATORY CREDIT*
The University of Alberta Butter Dome in Edmonton Alta. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta’s post-secondary students organizing Day of Action to protest budget cuts

Government cut funding to advanced education by 1.4%, allowed tuition hikes up to 7%

The University of Alberta Butter Dome in Edmonton Alta. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
A pedestrian walks past the University of Alberta Butter Dome in Edmonton Alta, on December 17, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta’s post-secondary schools saying no to mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations

Leading institutions will strongly encourage vaccination, but won’t go so far as to mandate it.

A pedestrian walks past the University of Alberta Butter Dome in Edmonton Alta, on December 17, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Students across the country, especially those in programs requiring hands-on training, are concerned about how practicums could be affected when classes resume, in a May 21, 2020 story. (File photo)
Students across the country, especially those in programs requiring hands-on training, are concerned about how practicums could be affected when classes resume, in a May 21, 2020 story. (File photo)
Dr. Carolyn Fleck-Prediger at her convocation on Nov. 20, 2019. Dr. Fleck-Prediger holds a PhD in neuroscience from the University of Alberta. Photo submitted

Ponoka resident earns PhD in neuroscience

Carolyn Fleck- Prediger will continue work with patients with brain injury

Dr. Carolyn Fleck-Prediger at her convocation on Nov. 20, 2019. Dr. Fleck-Prediger holds a PhD in neuroscience from the University of Alberta. Photo submitted