SHURE Thoughts for the Day – Jan 19, 2024

January 19, 2024

SHURE Initiative

One of the things we want to truly do as a university is be part of the solution to the housing problem, not just for our students, staff, and faculty, but also for the community – and we can house more of [all of them] closer to our campus.

Kevin Hall, President and Vice-Chancellor at the University of Victoria from SHURE story: The View from University of Victoria: Solving the Housing Crisis for Students, Faculty and Staff Must Involve a Larger Community 

In just the last few months, Australia, the U.K., and Canada have been discussing and implementing new rules about international students coming into their countries – policies related to the amount of money they must show (and what “show” means), work hours increasing or decreasing; and the consideration of caps on international students to help deal with domestic housing issues.

 The Doctor of Student Housing, Mike Porritt, from SHURE Story: Doctor of Student Housing: Pay attention to the ‘trends within the trends’ for 2024

It’s OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.

Elon Musk

Related SHURE Event: SHURE: Vancouver & Western Canada, March 26-27, 2024, Vancouver, BC