Category Archives: News

Student debt woes top Ottawa meetings News

By Alex Fuller and Meagan Malloch Students from across Canada will meet with Members of Parliament and Senators this week to discuss improving the quality and accessibility of post secondary education — and reducing what the Canadian Federation of Students says are unreasonable levels of student debt. The CFS published a document called Public Education

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Humber Arboretum hosts Halloween nature walk News

By Bianca Bykhovsky Humber’s arboretum is combining fright with education for its second annual Creatures of the Night walk. “The educational factor of our evening creature walk is what makes us different from all the other Halloween events in Toronto,” Justin Schnare, social media representative at the arboretum, told Humber News. “It is a nature

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Gardiner Expressway a safety hazard, survey says News, Uncategorized

By Kelly Snider The Gardiner Expressway may not be the route of choice for travellers after the release of an independent study on significant safety hazards. City of Toronto acting director of design and construction, John Kelly,  told Humber News the city hired consulting firm IBI Group to survey the highway. The survey was submitted to

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Canadian youth sex survey to be taken News

By Chanelle Seguin The Canadian federal government is expected to fund $250,000 towards research on the sexual habits of young adults, but some Canadians believe asking about sexual experiences is not appropriate. Katheryne Gutierrez, 19, a second-year justice studies student at the University of Guelph-Humber, said she probably wouldn’t take part in the survey unless

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TTC usage on the rise News

By Andrew Millichamp and Helen Surgenor An unprecedented number of riders are using Toronto’s transit system, and ridership numbers are expected to continue increasing in coming years, according to a TTC report. Humber College ridership is no exception, with thousands of customer-trips being made each day, said spokeswoman Jessica Martin. Service on buses 191, 36,

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Lincoln Alexander dies at 90 News

  By Jessy Bains Ontario’s 24th  Lt.-Gov. Lincoln Alexander is dead. He was 90. Alexander will lie in state at Queen’s Park for several days and at Hamilton City Hall prior to his funeral. Alexander was elected as an Member of Parliament for Hamilton West in 1968,  becoming Canada’s first black member of Parliament. Ontario’s.

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