University briefs from elsewhere in Canada

ONTARIO — McMaster University and librarian being sued for $3.5 million

B.C. Budget focuses on trades training, cuts to universities continue

The 2013 B.C. Budget released on Feb. 19 offers few sustainable investments into post-secondary.

UVic student elections 2013 all-candidates forum

On March 4 the candidates for the student society board of directors and university senate and board of governors pitched their platforms and answered questions at the Cinecenta. Here is…

Your UVSS candidates

The Martlet asked 13 questions of the UVSS Elections 2013 Candidates. Here's how they responded.

HerWay Home opens in Victoria, aids mothers struggling with substance use

According to the Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria General Hospital sees over 200 infants born each year who have suffered from exposure to harmful substances prenatally.

What should the UVSS focus on next year?

“There’s not a whole lot of notice about the different clubs that go on.”

UVic student assaulted while jogging on campus in daylight

The suspect — a 25- to 35-year-old caucasian male between 5'9" and 6'2" — is still at large

Armed forces veteran cautions against smart meters

Smart meters, which record electrical consumption and transmit the data to B.C.

Only one candidate for chairperson in upcoming UVSS election

Students must still vote on current Director-at-Large Kelsey Mech as chair

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