Written by Sarah Rieger, CBC News
The University of Calgary says 250 jobs will be impacted by recent provincial funding cuts.
Of those, 100 jobs will be cut through closing vacancies, retirements and resignations — meaning there will be 150 layoffs.
“Of course, this is painful for all of us to talk about,” said U of C provost and vice-president Dru Marshal during a budget town hall meeting Monday on campus.
She said there will be two rounds of layoffs, the first starting at the end of this month and the second in mid-January.Continue reading “University of Calgary to Slash 250 Jobs After Provincial Funding Cuts”