2019 Elections: #BoldAtThePolls

By Sofia Descalzi, National Chairperson Monday’s elections were the culmination of months of work from students across the country pushing for leaders with bold ideas to bring education for all and climate justice. We talked to thousands of students about...

Minister Fullerton receives failing grade from students

OTTAWA, ON – Students from across Canada hand-delivered a giant report card with a failing grade to Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities Merrillee Fullerton’s constituency office in Ottawa today. About a dozen students stormed Fullerton’s office with...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

By Megan Linton, CFS National Disability Justice Commissioner   Every year, we remember, recognize, challenge and move forward… International Day for Persons with Disabilities is a reminder that we must continuously fight ableism and systemic oppression in...

Summer Jobs Still Scarce for Students

OTTAWA–High unemployment continues to be a major obstacle for students this summer. According to a Statistics Canada report released today, the unemployment rate of 17.4% for students aged 15-24 remained nearly unchanged from July 2010. “We are reaching...