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STATEMENT + SOCIETY
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STATEMENT + SOCIETY

The University of Ottawa stands in solidarity with Ukraine

The University of Ottawa, as a member of the U7+ Alliance, signed a joint statement with 21 other universities from eight countries condemning Russia'…
RESEARCH + HEALTH
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RESEARCH + HEALTH

How blood cancer cells put the immune system’s Natural Killer cells to sleep

Researchers at The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa have discovered that a kind of kiss between cells, called trogocytosis, plays a key ro…
RESEARCH FUNDING + HEALTH
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RESEARCH FUNDING + HEALTH

Preventing the next epidemic: IDRC awards nearly $5 million to uOttawa-led coll…

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) has awarded nearly $5 million in funding to the "One Health" project on epidemics to a multi-coun…
NEWS + FRANCOPHONIE
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NEWS + FRANCOPHONIE

The University of Ottawa invests $5M in the Francophonie on campus

To mark International Francophonie Day, President and Vice-Chancellor Jacques Frémont and Vice-President, International and Francophonie Sanni Yaya an…
RESEARCH + CLIMATE
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RESEARCH + CLIMATE

uOttawa, Jarislowsky Foundation Found the Clean Economy, Innovation Research Ch…

Climate change and environmental degradation are the biggest long-term existential threats that we face. Mitigating their worst effects demands that w…
RESEARCH + SOCIETY
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RESEARCH + SOCIETY

Investigating disinformation: uOttawa’s Professional Development Institute lead…

Information Integrity Lab will bring together a cross-disciplinary international network of experts to highlight actor behind misinformation, provide …
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National Security
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National Security
May 24

A New National Security Strategy for Canada: A Report by the Graduate School of…

The University of Ottawa’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) has formed a Task Force on National Security to evaluate the ch…
Faculty of Law - Civil Law
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Faculty of Law - Civil Law
May 26

A Canadian university first: uOttawa Law launches educational video game about …

The University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law – Civil Law Section has created an interactive video game aimed at teaching students video game law.
Leadership
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Leadership
Jun 16

Nerve: Lessons on Leadership from Two Women who Went First

Join the Telfer SchoNerve book coverol of Management’s EMBA Director & Associate Professor, Charlotte Karam Ph.D. as she moderates this candid and ins…

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National Post

How COVID-19 variants emerge — and how we can prepare for the next one

It's wishful thinking to imagine SARS-CoV-2's evolution is somehow done, 'because we are so culturally and politically, and economically done with it'.
Toronto Star
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Toronto Star

NATO wants Canada to double its military spending. Here's what that would mean …

It’s the famous 2 per cent of GDP threshold that NATO countries have agreed to — but Canada has not come close to
NASA
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NASA

Northern Glaciers are Retreating from the Water

Across the Northern Hemisphere, more than 1,700 glaciers ultimately dip their icy snouts into the ocean. Many of these glacier fronts are floating, with some spreading out into wide, flat ice shelves. Others are grounded, connected to the seafloor below. Almost all of them are retreating.

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