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February 2012

BY TARA SIEBARTH | January 11 2012
BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | January 09 2012

A Université de Montréal researcher suggests autism can be an advantage in some spheres.

BY TIM JOHNSON | January 09 2012

Canadian researchers are working to create tools that can determine how long a senior is still safe behind the wheel.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | January 09 2012

Trinity Western students call the Booth Mansion home while interning in Ottawa.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | January 09 2012

Neither wind, nor rain – but maybe ice – will keep Root Gorelick from his appointed rounds.

BY SHELDON GORDON | January 09 2012

A few years ago, when the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir saw its attendance stagnate and its subscriptions fall, the vocal ensemble asked a quartet of MBA students at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management for advice on a turnaround. “We did a deep-dive examination of their customer base and found the subscribers were mostly […]

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | January 09 2012

UQAM professor the first to hold this position.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | January 09 2012

It’s no secret that the Web has facilitated the distribution of and access to child pornography, with the United Nations estimating that more than four million websites worldwide contain pornographic material involving children. Researchers at Simon Fraser University’s International Cybercrime Research Centre have developed a special web crawler that they hope will help to track […]

BY PETER RICKETTS | January 09 2012

Ontario’s system isn’t broken, just stressed. Before we try more radical fixes, why not encourage a robust college-university transfer system?

BY MOIRA FARR | January 09 2012

They’ve been called “odd ducks,” “eccentrics” or “little professors.” Now these often brilliant but socially awkward students, diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, are flocking to postsecondary classrooms in greater numbers than ever before. Here’s how faculty are meeting the challenge.

BY SYLVAIN COMEAU | January 09 2012

Montrealers who survived horrific human rights abuses lend their voices to an unusual oral history project led by researchers from four Montreal universities.

BY BEN LEVIN | January 09 2012

Sharing our research more effectively.

BY TARA SIEBARTH | January 09 2012

Teaching IP basics.

BY LÉO CHARBONNEAU | November 30 2011

The real question, said panelists at the Canadian Science Policy Conference, is how to better prepare graduates for life outside academe.

BY ROSANNA TAMBURRI | November 30 2011

Release of new rules catches universities by surprise.