It’s a new year, which is usually a time for new beginnings. Unfortunately, for AU students in Ontario, this time of reflection and refocus was interrupted by some major changes announced by the Ontario provincial government. On January 17th the Ontario government publicized their plan to make education more affordable for students in Ontario. In order to accomplish this, they announced that tuition fees would be cut by 10% at all Ontario universities and colleges, then frozen for the next two years (to begin September 2019). … Read More
Students across the country are kicking off the Canadian Alliance of Students Associations’ (CASA) #StudentsLetsAct campaign today, underlining the urgent need for action on student mental health. At a time where attention to and discussion around mental health is high, students want to channel this energy into tangible action to help support those struggling.
Want to get involved? Sign your name on a letter to Parliament petitioning for more mental health funding online here.