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May 02, 2013, 17:15 ET Wynne continues Liberal legacy of tuition fee increases, privatization

TORONTO, May 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Students are disappointed that Premier Kathleen Wynne's first budget continues the Liberal government's record of increasing tuition fees and further privatizes education ...


May 02, 2013, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Students available to comment on 2013 Ontario Budget/

TORONTO, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Representatives of the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario will be available to comment on the 2013 Ontario Budget immediately following its release on Thursday, May...


May 01, 2013, 12:08 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Students available to comment on 2013 Ontario Budget

TORONTO, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Representatives of the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario will be available to comment on the 2013 Ontario Budget immediately following its release on Thursday, May...


Apr 15, 2013, 08:11 ET Seven in ten Ontarians believe Liberals broke tuition fee promise

TORONTO, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - According to a recent poll commissioned by the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario and conducted by Harris-Decima, 69 per cent of Ontarians believe the Liberal...


Apr 10, 2013, 12:10 ET Students disappointed with Access Copyright attack on fair dealing

OTTAWA, April 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Students are disappointed to learn that Access Copyright is taking legal action against York University for opting out of Access Copyright licensing agreements. "Access ...


Apr 09, 2013, 08:00 ET Break the silence, end the violence: students launch campus toolkit to fight sexual violence

TORONTO, April 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario is launching tools today that will assist students' unions and campus organizations in addressing sexual violence at...


Apr 08, 2013, 08:53 ET Media Advisory - Students Launch Campus Toolkit to Combat Sexual Violence

TORONTO/OTTAWA, April 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario will be launching a series of tools to assist students' unions and campus organizations in addressing sexual assault...


Nov 18, 2010, 08:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Students available for comment on Ontario's Fall Economic
Update

TORONTO, Nov. 18 /CNW/ - Sandy Hudson, Chairperson of the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario, is available for comment on the Ontario Government's Fall Economic Update, which is scheduled for...


Nov 09, 2010, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Students support financial aid measures for international
graduate students/

TORONTO, Nov. 8 /CNW/ - Students welcome the Government of Ontario's announcement of increased financial support for international students in the form of 75 new PhD scholarships and reject the...


Nov 08, 2010, 18:09 ET Students support financial aid measures for international graduate students

TORONTO, Nov. 8 /CNW/ - Students welcome the Government of Ontario's announcement of increased financial support for international students in the form of 75 new PhD scholarships and reject the...


Nov 04, 2010, 15:20 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Graduate students available for comment on Ontario
government's new PhD scholarship for international students

TORONTO, Nov. 4 /CNW/ - Kimalee Phillip, Chairperson for the Ontario Graduate Caucus of the Canadian Federation of Students, is available for comment on the 75 new scholarships for international PhD...


Nov 03, 2010, 13:17 ET Graduate students say: Graduate studies deans are sending the wrong message
by holding annual conference behind a picket line

TORONTO, Nov. 3 /CNW/ - Graduate students who were scheduled to attend the annual conference of the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies (CAGS) were surprised and disappointed to see that...


Oct 28, 2010, 11:00 ET Students ask political leaders for treats, not tricks for Halloween

TORONTO, Oct. 28 /CNW/ - In anticipation of Halloween, college and university students from Toronto campuses held mock trick or treating in Yonge and Dundas Square today by dressing up as political...


Oct 28, 2010, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Student trick-or-treat event to draw
attention to government's poor track record on post-secondary education/

TORONTO, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - Days before Halloween, students will hold a trick-or-treat event at Yonge and Dundas Square on Thursday, October 28, where they will distribute candy while dressed up as...


Oct 27, 2010, 16:21 ET Northern students say: new report recommending specialised universities
ignores their interests

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - Students studying in Northern Ontario question the recommendations in a report of the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) entitled, The Benefits...


Sep 29, 2010, 08:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Ontario students launch new website to streamline advocacy
for accessible higher education and to promote student-run services

TORONTO, Sept. 29 /CNW/ - The Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario has launched a newly designed and user-friendly website to advocate for accessible post-secondary education and student-run...


Sep 16, 2010, 09:08 ET Ontario's record in high tuition fees is a national embarrassment

TORONTO, Sept. 16 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row, Ontario students are paying the highest tuition fees in Canada to get a post-secondary education. The annual tuition fee report released by...


Sep 16, 2010, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Students available for comment on Statistics
Canada report on tuition fees/

TORONTO, Sept. 15 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row Ontario is anticipated to be the most expensive province in Canada to study at college or university. Undergraduate students pay more than...


Sep 15, 2010, 19:07 ET Media Advisory - Students available for comment on Statistics Canada report
on tuition fees

TORONTO, Sept. 15 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row Ontario is anticipated to be the most expensive province in Canada to study at college or university. Undergraduate students pay more than...


Sep 14, 2010, 08:45 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Students available to comment on professor survey on the
quality of post-secondary education

TORONTO, Sept. 14 /CNW/ - Ontario Chairperson of the Canadian Federation of Students Sandy Hudson will be available to comment on the report released today by the Ontario Confederation of University...


Aug 18, 2010, 14:37 ET Students call for major improvements in research funding after Ontario
cabinet shuffle

TORONTO, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - Students are expecting that the appointment of Glen Murray as Minister of Research and Innovation will signal a shift towards supporting and expanding public research...


Jul 10, 2010, 13:00 ET Students march with thousands to call for independent public inquiry into G20
Summit security

TORONTO, July 10 /CNW/ - Student, labour and community organisations together representing millions of Canadians marched through Toronto today to demand an independent public inquiry into the...


Jul 10, 2010, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Rally today will call for independent public inquiry into
the actions of security forces during the G20 Summit

TORONTO, July 10 /CNW/ - Student, labour and community organisations together representing millions of Canadians have called for a rally and march today, Saturday, July 10, to demand an independent...


Jul 09, 2010, 13:39 ET Media Advisory - Rally on July 10 will call for independent public inquiry
into the actions of security forces during the G20 Summit

TORONTO, July 9 /CNW/ - Toronto-Student, labour and community organisations together representing millions of Canadians have called for a rally and march on Saturday, July 10 demanding an independent ...


May 11, 2010, 09:49 ET Students call for measures to improve the university and college experience

TORONTO, May 11 /CNW/ - A report released by the Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario identifies that high tuition fees and high student debt are factors that have caused the erosion of the...