The faculty in the professional theatre department at Dawson College said it is committed to drawing an action plan to make "concrete changes" following allegations a teacher in the department harassed and bullied more than two dozen former students.
Montreal public health officials are urging Montrealers to cut back on social gatherings and show more vigilance when they do take part in social activities, as the city moves into the "yellow" COVID-19 alert zone.
The City of Montreal is renewing its state of emergency for the next five days. The city first declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic on March 27 and has renewed it every five days since.
The Quebec government released a statement Friday morning saying that all karaoke activities taking place in bars, community halls and other venues must be suspended immediately because of the risk of spreading COVID-19.
After growing calls for the Quebec government to release data on COVID-19 cases and outbreaks in school, the province tallied up 47 schools, both public and private, that have had at least one COVID-19 case.
The mayor of Montreal is calling on employers to encourage workers to return to their offices. In a news conference Tuesday morning, Mayor Valerie Plante said a return to the office will help provide a boost to the downtown economy.