March 19, 2019

Does Canada treat international students fairly?

EDITORIAL By Saifullah Muhammad Every year, the country – and the community of Kitchener-Waterloo – benefit from the arrival of thousands of international students from around the world. For the most part the relationship is mutually beneficial. Canadian educational institutions benefit financially and culturally from international students coming to study here, and many students also get the academic and cross-cultural experience they have left home for. However, the price of … Continued

International students a priority

By CHRIS HUSSEY Conestoga Students Inc. (CSI) offers a lot of services for students at Conestoga College, but now they’re setting their sights abroad. At a board of directors meeting on Jan. 28, members discussed a variety of benefits aimed at making education more affordable for international students. Among those were four new financial awards worth a total of $15,000. These awards recognize international students who excel in a variety … Continued