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Advanced Education Minister Melanie Mark made multiple announcements for local post-secondaries.

Three CNC Campuses received funding, including Prince George, for a 12-unit Indigenous house for $2.6 million.

“Not only to alleviate the rental pressures but also to build success and opportunity for students…to get the support that they need to make their way to the finish.”

– Advanced Education Minister Melanie Mark

Mark then helped UNBC open its Wood Innovation Research Lab, which also received almost $800,000 in funding from the province for equipment.