Stories relating to post-secondary education.
Imagine spending significant time and money on a post-secondary education, but not being able to secure the awaited reward of walking the stage in front of your friends and family. Cosmetology student Breanna Nardelli was [ READ MORE ]
SAIT and the University of Calgary have been deeply impacted with more cuts to the operating cost of post-secondary institutions and the new performance-based funding model. Following the provincial budget revealed Feb. 27, SAIT announced 230 positions would be eliminated. [ READ MORE ]
Calgary’s architectural and design community is on the hunt for solutions to solve local income inequality, flood mitigation and automation problems. More than 100 people were in the audience for the Just City panel that [ READ MORE ]
Over a third of the students who said they would not try vaping, said they refused to make the switch for health-related reasons. They are concerned with the lack of information available on E-cigarettes. A few of the participants who said they wouldn’t swap smoke for vapour had actually tried vaping previously, but said vaping made them cough with more frequency. [ READ MORE ]
The UCP provincial government released their budget on Oct.24, and the budget has cut provincial grants to post-secondary institutions by 7.9 per cent for this year alone, while also deciding to cancel the tuition freeze in 2020-21. [ READ MORE ]