Students help students with living expenses
The on-going shutdown of classes at the Université du Québec in Rimouski is having an immediate impact on the pocketbooks of many students. The money they had budgeted to get them through the university year is just about gone. The trouble is, with the strike still on, the university year is still not over.
Last week, three UQAR engineering students decided they needed to do something to help their fellow students. They've set up a special assistance fund.
Susan speaks with one of the organizers, Dristy Singh Ramdenee.