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Cut, Cut, and Cut Again: Five Comments on the Alberta Government’s Choice to Cut Alberta Postsecondary Education

The Government of Alberta has brought down its budget for 2015-16. Five comments on its cuts to postsecondary education. 1.  Let’s remember that the postsecondary education system in Alberta is still reeling from the Government’s 2013 cuts, which took tens of millions … Continue reading

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AUPE Launches Email Campaign In Defense of Alberta Postsecondary Education

How wonderful is this! The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) has launched an email campaign in defense of postsecondary education in Alberta. There have been a lot of distractions with the developments in postsecondary education since the Government’s budget … Continue reading

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The Trust We Hold: Guest Post by Laurie Adkin (Political Science)

Deep breath. In the midst of the chaos and distress caused by the most recent budget, let us stop and ask, again: What is at stake? Who is the University for? And by “University” I mean, not just the University … Continue reading

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