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Alberta Education Minister Adriana LaGrange is looking for new candidates to join her Youth Council. They must be between 14 and 19 years old by Sept. 1. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Alberta’s education minister is taking applications for her next Youth Council

Junior and senior high school students in central Alberta can have access…

 

The University of Ottawa campus is shown in Ottawa, Wednesday, April 22, 2020. Throngs of former students have been unable to reach Canada’s loans centre, which is working through a backlog of more than 30,000 applications for repayment assistance. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

National Student Loan Service Centre plagued by delays as requests for help soar

Current and former students said their issues with the service centre go beyond long wait times

 

Grade 11 student Sophia Lia is editor and chief of the Sophia Lia magazine. (Photo contributed)
Grade 11 student Sophia Lia is editor and chief of the Sophia Lia magazine. (Photo contributed)
Thousands of students return to schools as new COVID-19 cases emerge

Thousands of students return to schools as new COVID-19 cases emerge

Thousands of students return to schools as new COVID-19 cases emerge

Thousands of students return to schools as new COVID-19 cases emerge
A new poll shows 41 per cent of respondents believe school children wear a masks, in a July 21, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Poll suggests parents want students to don masks at school in fall

OTTAWA — Almost two-third of parents in a new poll say they…

A new poll shows 41 per cent of respondents believe school children wear a masks, in a July 21, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)