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Young sex-ed activists to speak on Ontario's curriculum

Two Grade 8 students from the We Give Consent sexual education campaign will speak about Shaping the Curriculum: The Importance  of "Consent" and the Voices of Youth on March 3 in Vanier College. The annual Chamberlain Speaker Series talk is sponsored by the Children's Studies program.
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Rick Mercer and mosquito net

Humanities students help Spread the Net

Students from the Contexts of Canadian Culture course are competing against other universities to raise the most money for anti-malaria bed nets for Africa. They will travel about campus on Feb. 26 performing a York version of "The Cup Song" to bolster online and in-person donations.
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Online database connects the dots of job insecurity

Students and scholars can now turn to a "living database" to better understand labour market insecurity in Europe and North America over the last 30 years. Under the leadership of political science Professor Leah Vosko, the Comparative Perspectives on Precarious Employment Database has been designed to support the study of precarious employment.
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