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Canadian Postsecondary Education Partnership -- Alcohol Harms launches with mandate to reduce alcohol-related harms on campus

June 14, 2017

The Postsecondary Education Partnership — Alcohol Harms (PEP–AH) launched today with a strong commitment to taking steps to address collectively alcohol-related harms on Canadian campuses. PEP–AH is a partnership among Canadian universities and colleges, Universities Canada and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA, formerly known as the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse). Members of PEP–AH are collaborating to share strategies and best practices specific to alcohol issues on campuses.


Students navigate tough course in off-campus housing

June 5, 2017

First, a note of consolation: If you’re a young university student still living at home, don’t – repeat, DON’T – feel like you’re falling short of independent, responsible adulthood.

Globe and Mail

New Research Data Centre opens at Nipissing University

May 24, 2017

Nipissing University is now home to a Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC), a high-level, secure network and data lab that provides researchers with local access to Statistics Canada’s confidential, large-scale survey data.