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Students grapple with cuts to OSAP

Victoria Preston-Walker, Arts ’20, was prepared to graduate in the spring of 2020 with a degree in philosophy and psychology. In the wake of cuts to the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), she won’t.Continue...

Following cuts, OSAP estimates plunge

When students logged into their OSAP accounts on Wednesday, their 2019-20 assistance estimates, released yesterday, showed funding decreases of up to 50 per cent from previous years.Continue...

Student groups take Ontario to court over Student Choice Initiative

On May 24, the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario (CFS-O) filed an application for Judicial Review at the Superior Court seeking to quash the Ford government’s proposed Student Choice Initiative (SCI).Continue...

Shame on Doug Ford’s response to sexual violence

Last Wednesday at Queen’s Park, Toronto Centre district MPP Suze Morrison asked why the Doug Ford government was withholding millions in funding promised to Ontario’s rape crisis centres.Continue...

Facing significant revenue loss, the AMS restructures

Ontario’s student unions are cutting operation costs after the Ford government announced major changes to university finances last month.Continue...

Queen's Students for OSAP Protest

On Tuesday, Jan. 22, Queen's students gathered at University Avenue and Union Street to...Continue...

Tuition cuts miss the mark

The cost of higher education is arguably the most important political issue student’s face.Continue...

Visiting campus, Scarborough MPP criticizes conservatives’ economic outlook report

Former Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter said provincial cuts have a price in a visit to campus on Monday with former Kingston MPP Sophia Kiwala.Continue...

Ontario’s plan to cut free tuition stifles our economic progress

The Ontario Government’s silence on the status of free tuition fuels unease and stifles the potential of students in Ontario.Continue...

Ontario Basic Income Pilot deserved a fair chance

It’s time to stop dismissing basic income as a fantasy and act to seriously test its merits.Continue...

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