Lethbridge public sector workers protest Alberta government cuts

By Emily Olsen Global News Posted January 21, 2020 7:14 pm Updated January 21, 2020 7:16 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Members of Canada’s largest union are once again picking…

Universities over-budget; need to freeze travel, hiring, hosting: Alberta government

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 16, 2020 1:13 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta’s advanced education minister says post-secondary schools are going over their budgets and he’s urging…

UCP government launches online survey to get Albertans’ input on upcoming budget

Posted January 15, 2020 1:10 am Updated January 15, 2020 1:11 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ It’s been less than three months since the United Conservative Party presented its first-ever…

Tuition increases approved at University of Calgary

January 10 2020 7:38pm Most University of Calgary students will be paying more for tuition starting in May. Lauren Pullen breaks down how much more students will be shelling out. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

U of C tuition hikes approved, increases expected over the next 3 years

Tough times call for tough measures. That’s what the University of Calgary board of governors is saying after approving a tuition increase for most U of C students Friday. “It was a terribly difficult choice,” University of Calgary provost Dru…

Year-end interview with Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson: 2020 and beyond

There was no shortage of headlines from city hall in 2019, culminating with difficult budget deliberations due to provincial cuts to municipalities. The day after approving a 2.08 per cent property tax increase, Mayor Don Iveson sat down with Global…

University of Calgary students protest proposed tuition hikes

Dozens of students protested a proposed tuition hike inside and outside of a University of Calgary board of governors meeting early Friday morning. “We feel that the university should be advocating on our behalf,” says Lindsay Hracs, who is a…

University of Calgary students protest rising tuition costs

December 13 2019 2:53pm Graduate students at the University of Calgary protested rising tuition costs on Friday. Michael King reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON(…