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Orillia Packet & Times
What does baldness say about heart health?School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
What does baldness say about heart health?
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 16 hours ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
What does baldness say about heart health?School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
What does baldness say about heart health?
Barrie Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Students, teachers detail cheating in programme owned by test giant ACTaccusations “ridiculous.” Wenyue Li graduated from Zhengzhou Cornerstone in 20
Students, teachers detail cheating in programme owned by test giant ACT
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
accusations “ridiculous.” Wenyue Li graduated from Zhengzhou Cornerstone in 2015 and just completed her freshman year at McGill University in Montreal. The night before she took the ACT at the GAC centre in December 2014, she said, several... Read more
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Quartz
The biggest productivity myth is that rigid rules like the Pomodoro technique are for everyoneshows there’s no set work schedule that works for everyone. Daniel Levitin, pr
The biggest productivity myth is that rigid rules like the Pomodoro technique are for everyone
Quartz / Posted yesterday
shows there’s no set work schedule that works for everyone. Daniel Levitin, professor of behavioral neuroscience at McGill University, says that we all have different “neural styles,” as determined by our genetics, experience, how our brains... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speechcommunities.” The dark tone was registered in other ways. An analysis by Denve
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speech
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
communities.” The dark tone was registered in other ways. An analysis by Denver McNeney, a doctoral student at Montreal's McGill University, found that Trump's speech was the most negative in tone of any convention acceptance speech since 1972. He... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to be a better patient to improve your own healthyour physician, you could put your health at risk. Dr. Zachary Levine, an emer
How to be a better patient to improve your own health
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
your physician, you could put your health at risk. Dr. Zachary Levine, an emergency physician and assistant professor at McGill University, says doctors can struggle to make an accurate diagnosis if patients aren’t honest with them. Your doctor... Read more
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J Weekly
Manuel Batshaw, ‘architect’ of Montreal’s Jewish community, 101and his renown as a discreet community “fixer.” He was the first Jewish person
Manuel Batshaw, ‘architect’ of Montreal’s Jewish community, 101
J Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
and his renown as a discreet community “fixer.” He was the first Jewish person to earn an honorary doctorate from McGill University. For years Batshaw served as an adviser to his friend Charles Bronfman, the billionaire Jewish... Read more
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Fortune
These Are the Incredible Advances in the Fight Against HIV/AIDSbeen early hurdles to the approach (the virus mutated and managed to re-emerge
These Are the Incredible Advances in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
been early hurdles to the approach (the virus mutated and managed to re-emerge in immune cells after several weeks in a McGill University study published in April), researchers believe that more sophisticated and multi-pronged attacks on the HIV... Read more
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Psych Central
Research Suggest Multiple Paths to Autismin social brain networks arise early in life and compound throughout developmen
Research Suggest Multiple Paths to Autism
Psych Central / Posted 5 days ago
in social brain networks arise early in life and compound throughout development. Now, Dr. Mayada Elsabbagh from McGill University in Canada, and Dr. Mark Johnson, from Birkbeck, University of London, believe recent studies fail to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
ART could help reduce opportunistic infections and save lives of HIV-infected childreninfant diagnosis of HIV, as well as better mother-child prevention programs and
ART could help reduce opportunistic infections and save lives of HIV-infected children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
infant diagnosis of HIV, as well as better mother-child prevention programs and better supply systems to provide pediatric strength ART needed to reduce and eventually eliminate HIV in children in low and middle-income countries." McGill Unive... Read more
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The Hill
The 1 in 87 billion chance it wasn't plagiarismyes — but what about the ordering of those 'common words'?" I'm an astrophysic
The 1 in 87 billion chance it wasn't plagiarism
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
yes — but what about the ordering of those 'common words'?" I'm an astrophysicist — an associate professor of physics at McGill University. Calculating probabilities is how I — and all observational physicists — earn bread and butter. So let's... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Feeling let down by universities, survivors meet to fight sex assaultsgoing to accomplish anything, because universities are not going to abide by th
Feeling let down by universities, survivors meet to fight sex assaults
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
going to accomplish anything, because universities are not going to abide by them,” said Paniz Khosroshahy, a 20-year-old McGill University student. “There needs to be external oversight.” Khosroshahy is among the women who will attend the... Read more
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PhysOrg
What hibernating toads tell us about climatestudy of spring emergence of Fowler's Toads creates model for predicting climat
What hibernating toads tell us about climate
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
study of spring emergence of Fowler's Toads creates model for predicting climate-change effects Credit: David Green, McGill University The ability to predict when toads come out of hibernation in southern Canada could provide valuable... Read more
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FOX News
Something strange is happening with placebos in Americapain levels, a decrease in pain that has dramatically increased from nearly a q
Something strange is happening with placebos in America
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
pain levels, a decrease in pain that has dramatically increased from nearly a quarter century ago, say researchers out of McGill University in a press release. The scientists theorize that people today have higher expectations about drugs, and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Marijuana task force faces ‘fascinating journey’ in crafting legal frameworkdoctor on the path that has made him a world-renowned expert on the use of cann
Marijuana task force faces ‘fascinating journey’ in crafting legal framework
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
doctor on the path that has made him a world-renowned expert on the use of cannabis in pain management. Now based at McGill University in Montreal, Dr. Ware will turn his attention in coming months to the use of marijuana for recreational... Read more
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Daily Mail
How a rubber band could ease YOUR ailmentsthe procedure, which is carried out as a day case without anaesthetic. A study
How a rubber band could ease YOUR ailments
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the procedure, which is carried out as a day case without anaesthetic. A study of nearly 1,000 patients, by researchers at McGill University found a long-term success rate of 80.2 per cent for the procedure. And a recent British study, published... Read more
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The Hindu
Tuberculosis in India: How a diagnosis is delayedby Andrew McDowell, a medical anthropologist, and Madhukar Pai, a TB expert, fr
Tuberculosis in India: How a diagnosis is delayed
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
by Andrew McDowell, a medical anthropologist, and Madhukar Pai, a TB expert, from the McGill International TB Centre, McGill University, Canada, provide the much-needed insights into the cause of delay. Besides interviewing private... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Why deprive men of testosterone therapy?School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
Why deprive men of testosterone therapy?
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 days ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Why deprive men of testosterone therapy?School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
Why deprive men of testosterone therapy?
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Geoff Molson: ‘You need to be humble, you need to allow other leaders to lead’We believe that firmly, so we give back a lot. It’s a responsibility that is in
Geoff Molson: ‘You need to be humble, you need to allow other leaders to lead’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
We believe that firmly, so we give back a lot. It’s a responsibility that is ingrained in our culture. As told to Karl Moore, associate professor at Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. This interview has been edited and cond... Read more
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Quartz
Erik Olsen — Quartz Scientists at McGill University have developed a robot that could conceivably
Erik Olsen — Quartz
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
Scientists at McGill University have developed a robot that could conceivably rank as one of the world’s great artists. Well, sort of. The team of… One thousand feet above Los Angeles, a new tourist attraction has people... Read more
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Quartz
This little drone could be the next MichelangeloA quadcopter drone developed by McGill University computer scientists can make
This little drone could be the next Michelangelo
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
A quadcopter drone developed by McGill University computer scientists can make surprisingly accurate dot pictures of people. — Quartz DOT MAGIC Your browser does not support HTML5 video. Scientists... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Project to preserve historythat will be followed by the interviews. Those interested in taking part in th
Project to preserve history
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
that will be followed by the interviews. Those interested in taking part in the Upper Peninsula Digital History Initiative should call Thiam at 370-6939, or send an e-mail to rightstartup.com. Thiam has a PhD in Anthropology from McGill Univers... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hamilton Tiger-Cats knock off Montreal Alouettestwo consecutive losses both have come at home. Indeed, since the start of the 2
Hamilton Tiger-Cats knock off Montreal Alouettes
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
two consecutive losses both have come at home. Indeed, since the start of the 2013 season, the Als are now 13-16 at McGill University. That’s the sign of a bad team. “We have a lot of issues, but we have 15 weeks to correct them,” Lewis... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Security wizard Bruce Schneier joins the Tor Projectand author Gabriella Coleman is another new addition. She holds the Wolfe Chair
Security wizard Bruce Schneier joins the Tor Project
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 10 days ago
and author Gabriella Coleman is another new addition. She holds the Wolfe Chair in Scientific and Technological Literacy at McGill University, and her works on privacy and security include the books Coding Freedom: The Ethics and Aesthetics of... Read more
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Al.com
Midlife memory loss? It may be focus, not lost functionsome good news this week. New science suggests the reason may be a change in br
Midlife memory loss? It may be focus, not lost function
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
some good news this week. New science suggests the reason may be a change in brain focus, not a decline in brain function. McGill University asked 112 healthy adults from age 19 to 76 to look at a series of faces. They were then asked to remember... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists discover novel genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of femoral headScientists at the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUH
Scientists discover novel genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of femoral head
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
Scientists at the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have discovered a new genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of the hip, specifically the femoral head - the spherical-shaped mass at the top of the femur. This... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discoverywho suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discovery
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
who suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist-oncologist at the Research Institute at McGill University Health Centre, said three sisters and a brother were diagnosed in their 20s and 30s with osteonecrosis at... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discoverywho suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist
Four siblings with same disease help Montreal scientists make medical discovery
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
who suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist-oncologist at the Research Institute at McGill University Health Centre, said three sisters and a brother were diagnosed in their 20s and 30s with osteonecrosis at... Read more
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CTV News
4 siblings help Montreal scientists find genetic mutation linked to 'bone death'who suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist
4 siblings help Montreal scientists find genetic mutation linked to 'bone death'
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
who suffered from the debilitating disease. Dr. Chantal Seguin, a hematologist-oncologist at the Research Institute at McGill University Health Centre, said three sisters and a brother were diagnosed in their 20s and 30s with osteonecrosis at... Read more
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International Business Times
Tor Project shake-up: New board members announced following Appelbaum debacle with Tor since 2009. Cindy Cohn – Privacy activist and executive director of t
Tor Project shake-up: New board members announced following Appelbaum debacle
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
with Tor since 2009. Cindy Cohn – Privacy activist and executive director of the EFF. Gabriella Coleman – Professor at McGill University with a background in anthropology. Megan Price – Executive Director of the Human Rights Data Analysis... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research sheds more light on midlife memory declinebrain focuses on during memory formation and retrieval, rather than a decline i
Research sheds more light on midlife memory decline
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
brain focuses on during memory formation and retrieval, rather than a decline in brain function, according to a study by McGill University researchers. Senior author Natasha Rajah, Director of the Brain Imaging Centre at McGill University's... Read more
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Ars Technica
In wake of Appelbaum fiasco, Tor Project shakes up board of directorsincluding Cindy Cohn, the executive director of the Electronic Frontier Foundat
In wake of Appelbaum fiasco, Tor Project shakes up board of directors
Ars Technica / Posted 12 days ago
including Cindy Cohn, the executive director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Gabriella Coleman, a professor at McGill University, and Megan Price, the executive director of the Human Rights Data Analysis Group. (The previous board had... Read more
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Wired News
Science Has a Huge Diversity Problem … in Lab Mice“The epidemiology is clear, women are up to 70 percent of all pain patients” sa
Science Has a Huge Diversity Problem … in Lab Mice
Wired News / Posted 12 days ago
“The epidemiology is clear, women are up to 70 percent of all pain patients” says Jeffrey Mogil, a neuroscientist at McGill University and author of a new commentary in Naturearguing for greater diversity in lab animals. A growing body of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Alaska's shorebirds exposed to mercuryme to expand my research on mercury exposure in Arctic shorebirds," says Perkin
Alaska's shorebirds exposed to mercury
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
me to expand my research on mercury exposure in Arctic shorebirds," says Perkins. "I am currently pursuing my PhD at McGill University, where I am working in collaboration with BRI and the Arctic Shorebird Demographics Network to closely... Read more
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FOX News
Odd study says you shouldn't drink coffee after a concertBased on their new study, it could hurt your hearing. How does one go about st
Odd study says you shouldn't drink coffee after a concert
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
Based on their new study, it could hurt your hearing. How does one go about studying such a thing? Well, scientists at the McGill University Auditory Sciences Laboratory who suspected certain substances hurt the ear's ability to recover exposed a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
David Amber Q&A, Part I: 'My job is not to be Ron Jr.'around the time the Blue Jays were winning the World Series, Amber got serious
David Amber Q&A, Part I: 'My job is not to be Ron Jr.'
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 14 days ago
around the time the Blue Jays were winning the World Series, Amber got serious about his path. He began writing for the McGill University newspaper while earning a Bachelor of Arts in North American studies, then headed off to Syracuse for a... Read more
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USA Today
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
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and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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First Coast News
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
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and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
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and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
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and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
and Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to a number of Canadian schools, including McGill University and the University of Toronto, and will be a freshman at Toronto this fall. While Murthy considered... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Students seek to free election -- to Canadaand Canada, and has always considered attending school up north. She applied to
Students seek to free election -- to Canada
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
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