This report is a weekday roundup of news about MRU, faculty experts, students and alumni, and other topics of interest.
MRU in the news
Alberta government proposes bill that would allow it to limit increases in post-secondary tuition: https://mru.ca/6a4b (Star Metro Edmonton)
Students/experts/alum in the news
‘Growing up my hair wasn’t something I was proud of’: documentary explores the complex relationship between Black Calgarians and their hair: https://mru.ca/4a4 (Star Metro Calgary – Badria Abubaker, student)
Police commissioner says Alberta should look at other models of oversight: https://mru.ca/6e1 (Calgary Herald – Doug King, faculty)
Expected motion in council could bring an end to potential Olympic hosting bid: https://mru.ca/17a (CTV News – Lori Williams, faculty)
MRU prof assisting UN with fight against human trafficking: https://mru.ca/73eb (Indigenous Lands and Resources Today – John Winterdyk, faculty)
Clearing the cobwebs: How much does Halloween really cost?: https://mru.ca/529 (Kira Hawes, student)
Also worth noting
NDP introduces bill to cap post-secondary tuition by 2020-21: https://mru.ca/2e17 (Edmonton Journal)
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