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Patterson: Don’t be betrayed by destinations
One of the greatest gifts in life is the ability to learn, said Bonnie Patterson, president and CEO of the Council of Ontario Universities (COU).
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A University of Waterloo student working on an implantable biochip to detect complications after surgery will compete against other young Canadian entrepreneurs for a chance at $10,000.Read more
"If we want clean air, a prosperous economy, and a low-carbon future, we'll have to pay for it," says Ontario Research Chair Jatin Nathwani in this opinion piece for TVO's Current Affairs.Read more
Parochialism and protectionism are the enemies of enlightenment, progress and discovery, and no institution can expect or continue to be great if it is walled off from the rest of the world.Read more
McMaster’s Centre for Probe Development and Commercialization (CPDC) has secured $25M US ($33M CDN) in venture capital financing to launch a new pharmaceutical company in Hamilton, which will develop treatments using medical isotopes to identify, attack and eradicate cancer cells.Read more