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Major Archival Photo Collection to be Showcased in Public Presentation
University of Northern British Columbia | November 17, 2006
The passion and products of one of Prince George’s most celebrated naturalists and educators will be showcased by the Northern British Columbia Archives next week, to coincide with Archives Week in BC....[continue]

U of G Researchers Debunk Soy Detriments
University of Guelph | November 8, 2006
There have been some mixed messages lately about the dangers of consuming too much soy, but University of Guelph researchers say that making soy products a regular part of a balanced diet will only improve your health....[continue]

Philosophy prof at SMU gets exclusive story: It’s Pavlo on Skilling
St. Mary's University | October 27, 2006
A philosophy professor at Saint Mary’s has interviewed white-collar criminal Walt Pavlo — a man who spent two years in jail for fraud and money laundering at MCI....[continue]

New Arboretum Bridge is A World First
University of Guelph | October 27, 2006
The world’s first footbridge made of wood fibre and plastic composites will be unveiled at the University of Guelph's Arboretum Oct. 30....[continue]

SHEA, Harold Thomas
St. Mary's University | October 25, 2006
SHEA, Harold Thomas - 83, Halifax, passed away October 23, 2006....[continue]

Research Infosource Rewards U of L With Increase in Ranking
University of Lethbridge | October 24, 2006
The University of Lethbridge is the only Alberta University in a recent ‘Top-three’ national ranking of research institutions....[continue]

Fall convocation honours 491 students
University of Regina | October 18, 2006
The University of Regina will present 491 students with degrees, diplomas and certificates at its annual fall convocation at the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina Oct. 21 at2 p.m....[continue]

Fall celebrations kick off in St. John’s and Corner Brook - I love MUNdays and I fell for Grenfell
Memorial University of Newfoundland | October 18, 2006
Memorial University is again celebrating its accomplishments and the spirit and atmosphere of creativity and ingenuity....[continue]

Three Santamarians will be saluted at Saint Mary’s Fall Convocation
St. Mary's University | October 17, 2006
Saint Mary’s University will be paying tribute to three of its own at this year’s Fall Convocation....[continue]

Author Jane Urquhart Returns to U of G as Writer-in-Residence
University of Guelph | October 2, 2006
Jane Urquhart, a Governor General Award-winning novelist, is the 2006 writer-in-residence at the University of Guelph. Urquhart, who is a U of G graduate, will read from her most recent novel, A Map of Glass, Oct. 11 at 5 p.m. in the George Luscombe Theatre. The event is free and open to the public....[continue]

Lakers sweep RMC for 1st wins
Nipissing University | September 19, 2006
It took some time but, the Nipissing Lakers varsity soccer teams are both in the win column after putting in 90-minute efforts as they blanked the outmatched Royal Military College Paladins, Sunday....[continue]

UNB's Faculty of Nursing Welcomes New Dean
University of New Brunswick - Saint John | September 18, 2006
The faculty of nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton has a new dean. Janice Thompson began her five-year term as dean on Aug. 1....[continue]

"Hope and courage is what got me here," says new SMU student
St. Mary's University | September 14, 2006
While there are lots of new students on campus who have neat stories to tell of how they actually arrived at Saint Mary’s, there is no doubt that Brandon Hart has a special one that certainly tops them all....[continue]

University of Calgary unveils multimedia lab with $100,000 donation from NBC Universal Canada
University of Calgary | September 12, 2006
The Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Calgary will open its new, state-of-the-art multimedia laboratory today thanks to a $100,000 gift from NBC Universal Canada....[continue]

U R The Future
Ryerson University | September 8, 2006
During the upcoming weeks, these students will prepare an advisory report on Ryerson’s Master Plan for their Advanced Planning Studio II course, taught by Dr. Steven Webber....[continue]

Astronaut and York alumnus Steve MacLean preparing for flight of his life
York University | August 10, 2006
Later this month, York alumnus Steve MacLean (BSc '77, PhD '83, D.Sc '93) is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station on board the Space Shuttle Atlantis. MacLean, a member of the board of the York University Alumni Association, has written a diary especially for the York alumni and campus community recounting his activities as he prepares for the launch, expected to take place on or after Aug. 27....[continue]

University of Ottawa Chancellor’s Scholarships – Continuing Success Stories and Experiences
University of Ottawa | August 1, 2006
The University of Ottawa is proud to announce the winners of the 2006-2007 Chancellor’s Scholarship....[continue]

ACE Laurier makes SIFE Finals at the 2006 ACE National Exposition
University of Western Ontario | July 27, 2006
The ACE Laurier students who competed this year were second-year business majors Jonathan Crescenzi and Amy Lee, third-year business major Stacy Anderson, first-year biology major Jamie Donnelly and third-year business and math major Charmaine Abalajon....[continue]

StFX researchers receive $113,749 to help build capacity in Nova Scotia's health research community
St. Francis Xavier University | July 27, 2006
A team of StFX researchers will be at the forefront of building capacity in Nova Scotia's health research community thanks to five new grants worth $113,749 from the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF)....[continue]

Lobster Science Workshop to Address Ecosystem Health
University of Prince Edward Island | July 26, 2006
The AVC Lobster Science Centre located at the Atlantic Veterinary College at UPEI, will host the 3rd annual Lobster Science Workshop on July 26 and 27 at the Delta Prince Edward hotel, Charlottetown, PEI....[continue]

Memorial University professor receives the highest academic accolade in Canada
Memorial University of Newfoundland | July 19, 2006
Dr. Ronald Rompkey, a research professor in the Department of English, at Memorial University of Newfoundland has been elected a fellow in the Royal Society of Canada – considered the highest academic accolade in the country....[continue]

New CPES Dean Appointed
University of Guelph | July 17, 2006
The University of Guelph has appointed Anthony Vannelli, a professor of electrical and computer engineering and associate dean of research and external partnerships at the University of Waterloo, as dean of the College of Physical and Engineering Sciences (CPES)....[continue]

Mount A grad receives scholarship to study human rights, anti-terrorism legislation
Mount Allison University | July 6, 2006
Mount Allison University political science graduate and Moncton resident Caitlin Maxwell had a difficult choice to make this year....[continue]

PEI Healthy Eating Alliance Recognized with Atlantic Award
University of Prince Edward Island | July 5, 2006
The PEI Healthy Eating Alliance was recently recognized as the Atlantic region recipient of the Dietitians of Canada and Kraft Canada Speaking of Food and Healthy Living Award for the "School Healthy Eating Toolkit."...[continue]

New Studies Target Global Workforce, Interest Rate Perceptions
Simon Fraser University | June 29, 2006
A string of SFU Business research projects – targeting global employment, public innovations, interest rates and new industry creation — will receive nearly $327,000 in standard research grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)....[continue]

In memoriam: Professor Emeritus Peter Brock
University of Toronto | June 26, 2006
Brock was foremost scholar of pacifism...[continue]

Researchers find glycemic index effective in composite meals
University of Toronto | June 23, 2006
Study shows GI reliable predictor of blood glucose...[continue]

Citation - Jacques Ménard
Concordia University | June 13, 2006
Mr. Chancellor, I have the honour to present to you Jacques Ménard, leader at the highest levels of business and community life....[continue]

Citation - Michèle Thibodeau-DeGuire
Concordia University | June 13, 2006
Mr. Chancellor, I have the honour to present to you Michèle Thibodeau-DeGuire, engineer, diplomat, community activist, philanthropic leader and communicator-motivator extraordinaire....[continue]

Science Convocation begins week of graduate celebrations
McMaster University | June 5, 2006
Two students receive Governor General's Academic Medal today...[continue]

University of New Brunswick - Saint John | June 2, 2006
The University of New Brunswick and the UNB Associated Alumni have received one of three prestigious TD Meloche Monnex (TDMM)/Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education (CCAE) Advancement Fellowships for 2006....[continue]

‘Magicians, magical beings and places’
University College of Cape Breton | June 1, 2006
‘Magicians, magical beings and places’ mark 10th Annual Storytelling SymposiumJune 9-10th celebration includes more stories and more presentations to the public...[continue]

SMU Grad Wins Outstanding Young Canadian Award
St. Mary's University | May 26, 2006
Two Saint Mary’s graduates have won major awards from the Junior Chamber International (JCI) of Halifax....[continue]

OZMON (Morrison), Elizabeth
St. Mary's University | May 18, 2006
64, of Charlottetown, P.E.I., Halifax and Sackville, N.B., beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law and grandmother, passed away at her home on Sunday, May 14, 2006....[continue]

# U of S groundwater pioneer to receive Distinguished Researcher Award
University of Saskatchewan | May 18, 2006
A University of Saskatchewan professor whose pioneering research is providing knowledge critical to stewardship of Earth's precious fresh water resources will receive this spring's Distinguished Researcher Award at the Spring Convocation ceremony at 9:00 a.m. on May 24 at TCU Place in Saskatoon....[continue]

U of G Food Scientist Finds Effective Way to Clean Produce
University of Guelph | May 18, 2006
Buying prewashed lettuce can save you time, but it can also make you sick, as close to two dozen U.S. consumers discovered last year....[continue]

International study shows caffeine therapy can help preemies
McMaster University | May 17, 2006
A study on the use of caffeine to help regulate the breathing of very preterm babies has produced some early positive results....[continue]

University of New Brunswick - Saint John | May 11, 2006
Elementary, middle school and high school teachers from Atlantic Canada and Northern New England will be interested in a major educational conference hosted by the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton this summer....[continue]

Dr. John Hamm Named Hudson Award Recipient
University of King's College | April 27, 2006
The University of King’s College Alumni Association has selected Dr. John Hamm (BSc ’58) as the recipient of the 2006 Judge J. Elliott Hudson Distinguished Alumnus/a Award....[continue]

SPEAKER BIO - Alain Tissut
Concordia University | April 20, 2006
Alain Tissut is a Ph.D. candidate and lecturer at Université de Grenoble II – Pierre Mendès-France....[continue]



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