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Social Sciences - 22.02.2024
Reimagining our history with Indigenous futurisms

Campus - 21.02.2024
United College is finding new ways to empower future changemakers

Environment - Economics - 21.02.2024
Report makes five recommendations to promote regenerative farming 
Report makes five recommendations to promote regenerative farming 

Environment - Materials Science - 21.02.2024
Outstanding plastic waste research earns prestigious Polanyi Prize

Campus - Event - 21.02.2024
Black scholars shape the future of veterinary medicine
Black scholars shape the future of veterinary medicine

Environment - 20.02.2024
UCalgary, Quantum City, PASQAL partner to advance quantum ecosystem

Campus - Career - 20.02.2024
Researcher receives 2024 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

Computer Science - Innovation - 19.02.2024
UdeM partners with a South Korean company on AI

Campus - Pedagogy - 16.02.2024
UWaterloo faculty and staff couples share gifts of love

Economics - 16.02.2024
Schulich prof writes book on how to make pipelines safer
Schulich prof writes book on how to make pipelines safer

Physics - Materials Science - 15.02.2024
Funding for Western nuclear energy projects fuels a safe future
Funding for Western nuclear energy projects fuels a safe future
Researchers Hamidreza Abdolvand and Samantha Gateman are studying safe production and used fuel storage for small modular reactors Small modular reactors (SMRs) are considered the future of nuclear energy because they are smaller and more importantly, safer.

Environment - Innovation - 15.02.2024
New sustainability projects at Western get seed money
New sustainability projects at Western get seed money

Economics - Campus - 15.02.2024
Université de Montréal launches the largest fundraising drive in its history

Economics - Campus - 15.02.2024
Introducing the co-chairs of UdeM's new fundraising campaign
Introducing the co-chairs of UdeM’s new fundraising campaign

Economics - Campus - 15.02.2024
Pierre Boivin named 21st Chancellor of McGill University

Innovation - Environment - 14.02.2024
Collaboration can advance the greening of materials

Campus - 14.02.2024
Fantastic finish at annual alumni, faculty, staff and retiree day basketball games

Health - Physics - 14.02.2024
Treating liver cancer with microrobots
Canadian researchers led by Montreal radiologist Gilles Soulez have developed a novel approach to treat liver tumours using magnet-guided microrobots in an MRI device. The idea of injecting microscopic robots into the bloodstream to heal the human body is not new. It's also not science fiction. Guided by an external magnetic field, miniature biocompatible robots, made of magnetizable iron oxide nanoparticles, can theoretically provide medical treatment in a very targeted manner.

Art and Design - Campus - 13.02.2024
From a hashtag to real social impact

Psychology - 13.02.2024
Q and A with the experts: How does self-esteem affect relationships?
Someone with low self-esteem might assume rejection or neglect, leading to conflict in the relationship In February, as some people's thoughts turn towards romance, what does it take to keep a relationship strong?

Career - Innovation - 13.02.2024
Innovating through technology, business and design

Physics - 13.02.2024
Can dialogue improve our relationships?
A researcher in psychology shares some tips for navigating contentious discussions with anyone, including your partner. Just in time for a smooth Valentine's Day! Sensitive topics can quickly become sore points for a couple: think housework, parenting, money, and in-laws. Disagreements are seemingly inevitable, especially between people who share their daily lives and future plans.

Innovation - Physics - 13.02.2024
UCalgary alum works on securing our digital future using quantum technology
UCalgary alum works on securing our digital future using quantum technology

Criminology / Forensics - 12.02.2024
When a crime's afoot, get ready to code
When a crime’s afoot, get ready to code
Criminology student Vincent Mousseau has found that forensic analysts do a good job of manually coding shoeprints for comparison against available databases.

Health - Social Sciences - 09.02.2024
Expanding community connections for Black students to flourish

Astronomy / Space - Physics - 08.02.2024
Hubble traces 'string of pearls' star clusters in galaxy collisions
Hubble traces ’string of pearls’ star clusters in galaxy collisions
Western professor Sarah Gallagher in astronomers' team which examined space telescope images of stars being born Galaxy collisions do not destroy stars, though this might seem to contradict conventional wisdom, not to mention storylines in countless Hollywood blockbusters.

Campus - Pharmacology - 08.02.2024
$2M donation from the Morris and Rosalind Goodman Family Foundation
$2M donation from the Morris and Rosalind Goodman Family Foundation

Environment - Campus - 08.02.2024
Western road salt research tackles ’big interest’ challenge
Study of winter road salt tests multiple formulations against a variety of metals for performance, cost and harmful impacts The crunch of salt underfoot and the stain on your winter boots is all part of a typical Canadian winter.

History / Archeology - Economics - 08.02.2024
Discovering Canada’s trailblazing Black accountants

Health - Physics - 08.02.2024
Up Start program turns research into impactful ventures 
Ten promising teams receive grants to advance commercialization efforts By Naomi Grosman Velocity Ten teams of students and researchers commercializing their novel technologies have received a boost

Psychology - 08.02.2024
Video game trauma can last for years
Some horror video games leave players with wounds that take a long time to heal, an UdeM researchers finds.

Economics - Innovation - 07.02.2024
Unlocking the power of AI

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 07.02.2024
The long journey of a child who died over 2,000 years ago
The long journey of a child who died over 2,000 years ago
UdeM's Department of Anthropology hosted a delegation from the Consulate General of Mexico in Montreal for a ceremony marking the return of Mesoamerican human remains.

Social Sciences - Research Management - 07.02.2024
3 things you didn't know about community-partnered research projects
3 things you didn’t know about community-partnered research projects
Research partnerships are a powerful way to foster meaningful relationships and create impactful solutions to common challenges.

Career - 06.02.2024
New Ivey report outlines how firms can effectively increase female representation 
New Ivey report outlines how firms can effectively increase female representation 
A recent report from Ivey Business School's Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management introduces distinct strategies for achieving gender parity in the workplace, tailored to the predominant gender makeup of different industries.

Computer Science - Mathematics - 06.02.2024
University of Waterloo joins Post-Quantum Cryptography Alliance

Innovation - Career - 06.02.2024
Applying innovative programming to those at different career stages

Social Sciences - Campus - 05.02.2024
Empowering Black youth to pursue STEM

Health - 05.02.2024
’LOVE’ is all you need: How play can help break the cycle of violence
Youth program's playful strategy challenges conventional clinical approach to mental health in McGill study In Canada, only 1 in 5 children who need mental health services receive them. Clinical and psychiatric programs, while effective, can involve long wait times and prohibitive costs. A new study involving McGill researchers points to a solution to fill the gap: a low-cost, community-based program that has seen inspiring results.

Media - Event - 05.02.2024
SFU Newsmaker award winners leave no stone unturned in 2023

Pharmacology - Health - 02.02.2024
Breaking down roadblocks to help patients suffering from complex brain disorders
Waterloo Pharmacy PhD candidate receives graduate student scholarship from Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario Milana Madzarac The Parkinson Society of Southwestern (PSSO) Ontario honoured Yusheng

Social Sciences - Campus - 01.02.2024
Reimagining international partnerships

Social Sciences - Campus - 01.02.2024
The importance of Black History Month

Innovation - Campus - 01.02.2024
Addressing our global future with expert thought leaders

Astronomy / Space - 01.02.2024
Northern Tornadoes Project finds 2023 had fewer and milder tornadoes in Canada
Northern Tornadoes Project finds 2023 had fewer and milder tornadoes in Canada
Western's Northern Tornadoes Project (NTP) recorded 86 tornadoes (including a fire-generated tornado) across Canada during the 2023 season, significantly less than the previous year's 129 - a Canadian record for the most tornadoes documented in a year.

Social Sciences - Career - 01.02.2024
'How do we build community?' Western prof studies sites of social connection
’How do we build community?’ Western prof studies sites of social connection
You're out of work - retired, unemployed or between gigs - and need to get out of your home. Where do you go for connection? Western health sciences professor Debbie Laliberte Rudman is finding out.

Innovation - 01.02.2024
First automated atomic force microscope makes the nanoworld visible in minutes
Nanoscale imaging company ICSPI's new product set to accelerate scientific discovery A new microscope created by a Velocity company is helping to make the nanoworld more accessible to the masses.

Music - 01.02.2024
Understanding music-performance anxiety in children
A study of Quebec schoolchildren enrolled in music programs shows that girls are more anxious. Whether the parent enrolled the child in the program is also a factor.

Campus - 01.02.2024
SFU re-appoints Joy Johnson as president and vice-chancellor for another term
SFU re-appoints Joy Johnson as president and vice-chancellor for another term

Event - 31.01.2024
Event: Lunar New Year market at UBC Botanical Garden
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