Elections Nova Scotia is adding more places you can cast a ballot in the next provincial election. But will the additional locations increase voter turnout, particularly among young voters? Global’s Julia Wong finds out.
Jonathan Williams of StudentsNS thinks Nova Scotia should make it easier for international students to stay.
HALIFAX – Elections Nova Scotia will put polling stations on university campuses for the next general election, in a bid to remove barriers for students who had previously been unable to vote while at school.
Professors at the University of Regina, which has doubled its international student population from 730 in 2009 to 1,448 in 2013, say students are being admitted without good enough English.