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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Spokesman Provides Counseling to ChildrenCommunity. Speaking to the children at his Herbert street residence, Aberdeen
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Community. Speaking to the children at his Herbert street residence, Aberdeen , the Presidential Spokesman, who is also a University of Toronto trained Social Worker with specialisation in child protection and many years of practice in Canada, the... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Brown senior co-founds Asian studies research journalby Dr. Ryang were undergraduate journals, most notably “Synergy: The Journal of
The Rice Thresher / Posted 3 hours ago
by Dr. Ryang were undergraduate journals, most notably “Synergy: The Journal of Contemporary Asian Studies” out of the University of Toronto. At that point, the idea of “RASR” just fell into our laps -- “why not Rice?,” we thought. Around the... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Rosemary and Mel Thornton make most of their Nebraska homeof Monarch butterflies and their migration. The final page of the book invited
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 4 hours ago
of Monarch butterflies and their migration. The final page of the book invited readers to write to Dr. Fred Urquhart at the University of Toronto and become part of the monarch watch network. Rosemary and Jay wrote to Urquhart and began tagging and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trendy probiotics do NOT work says mcrobiologistof the products – often sold as milk-based drinks, biscuits, sachets, or capsul
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
of the products – often sold as milk-based drinks, biscuits, sachets, or capsules. Another study published in April by the University of Toronto found probiotic yoghurt didn't contain enough beneficial bacteria to offer the health benefits seen in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India is fighting the Doklam war with China on a 5-inch battlegroundare not aware how their phones have turned into a battleground for two countrie
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
are not aware how their phones have turned into a battleground for two countries. After reports, including a research by University of Toronto, that Chinese smartphone companies are sending user data of Indians to China, the Indian government has... Read more
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Reuters
Blunt instrument? What a list of banned articles says about China's censorspork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citi
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
pork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citizen Lab, a group of researchers based at the University of Toronto, compiled a list of words banned as of last year on popular live streaming sites in China. Among them:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Blunt instrument? What a list of banned articles says about China's censorspork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
pork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citizen Lab, a group of researchers based at the University of Toronto, compiled a list of words banned as of last year on popular live streaming sites in China. Among them:... Read more
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The Star
Blunt instrument? What a list of banned articles says about China's censorspork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citi
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
pork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citizen Lab, a group of researchers based at the University of Toronto, compiled a list of words banned as of last year on popular live streaming sites in China. Among them:... Read more
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dna
Blunt instrument? What a list of banned articles says about China's censorspork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citi
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
pork and on one search engine a close-up of film star Johnny Depp's face. Citizen Lab, a group of researchers based at the University of Toronto, compiled a list of words banned as of last year on popular live streaming sites in China. Among them:... Read more
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express
Supplement warning: Taking THIS for digestion may be a waste of money for healthsupplements and others who weren’t. This is the same for probiotic yoghurt whi
express / Posted 14 hours ago
supplements and others who weren’t. This is the same for probiotic yoghurt which a study published in April by the University of Toronto found didn’t contain enough beneficial bacteria to make a difference. Scientists have now been looking... Read more
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asianage
UC browser next in line for checkfor Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Hyderabad is doing technical inv
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Hyderabad is doing technical investigation into the allegation made in a University of Toronto report against UC browser on vulnerabilities of its users to surveillance. The app is part of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Children learn moral lessons more effectively from stories with humanstheir everyday lives,' says lead researcher Dr Patricia Ganea, associate profes
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
their everyday lives,' says lead researcher Dr Patricia Ganea, associate professor of early cognitive development at the University of Toronto. 'Many people believe children find stories with human-like animals captivating and relatable, but... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why AI visionary Andrew Ng teaches humans to teach computerspapers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much a
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
papers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much as 70 times. Geoffrey Hinton, whose University of Toronto team wowed peers by using a neural network to win the prestigious ImageNet competition in 2012, credits... Read more
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asianage
Alibaba owned UC Browser under govt lens over data leaks of Indian usersamid escalating tension between India and China. The Ministry of Electronics a
asianage / Posted yesterday
amid escalating tension between India and China. The Ministry of Electronics and IT is actively looking at findings of University of Toronto which has allegedly discovered "several major privacy and security vulnerabilities that would seriously... Read more
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The Economic Times
Alibaba's UC Browser under govt scanner over data leakscomes amid escalating tension between India and China. The Ministry of Electro
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
comes amid escalating tension between India and China. The Ministry of Electronics and IT actively looking at findings of University of Toronto which has allegedly discovered "several major privacy and security vulnerabilities that would seriously... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Toronto buzzes with sky watchers who get 76% eclipseits midpoint coming at 2:22pm and it ended at 3:49pm. The maximum coverage was
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
its midpoint coming at 2:22pm and it ended at 3:49pm. The maximum coverage was 76 percent, according to astronomers. The University of Toronto arranged a free viewing event at the Canadian National Exhibition or CNE, where visitors gathered near... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Why AI visionary Andrew Ng teaches humans to teach computerspapers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much a
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
papers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much as 70 times. Geoffrey Hinton, whose University of Toronto team wowed peers by using a neural network to win the prestigious ImageNet competition in 2012, credits... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why AI visionary Andrew Ng teaches humans to teach computerspapers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
papers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much as 70 times. Geoffrey Hinton, whose University of Toronto team wowed peers by using a neural network to win the prestigious ImageNet competition in 2012, credits... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Why AI visionary Andrew Ng teaches humans to teach computerspapers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much a
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
papers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much as 70 times. Geoffrey Hinton, whose University of Toronto team wowed peers by using a neural network to win the prestigious ImageNet competition in 2012, credits... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Why AI visionary Andrew Ng teaches humans to teach computerspapers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
papers on the technique a year later, speeding up machine learning by as much as 70 times. Geoffrey Hinton, whose University of Toronto team wowed peers by using a neural network to win the prestigious ImageNet competition in 2012, credits... Read more
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Torontoist
Private Parkettes Are No Substitute for Real Public Spacesince a Canada-wide $100 reward was put out by Andrew Clement, professor emerit
Torontoist / Posted 2 days ago
since a Canada-wide $100 reward was put out by Andrew Clement, professor emeritus in the faculty of information at the University of Toronto and co-founder of the Identity, Privacy and Security Institute, to the first person to find a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Beetroot and Coffee: Football's Nutritional Sports ScienceIt was arguably the first sports supplement. Research conducted by the Graduate
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
It was arguably the first sports supplement. Research conducted by the Graduate Department of Community Health at the University of Toronto in Ontario analysed the impact 0.5 litres of a 7 per cent glucose (sugar) polymer solution 10 minutes... Read more
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New Kerala
Symbility Announces New Nominees for Election as Directors - newkerala news #265018holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of British Columb
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of British Columbia and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto. Mr. McGrath is a former CIO of Rogers Communications Inc., and President of Rogers Shared Services,... Read more
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New America Media
What's the 'Right' Amount of Volunteering for Older Adults?Anderson, a senior scientist with the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest in
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
Anderson, a senior scientist with the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest in Canada and an associate professor at the University of Toronto. Her small study included adults ages 56 to 86, some recently retired, some long retired and others who... Read more
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ABC Montana
Government of Canada announces appointments to the Social Security TribunalLaw Section of the Canadian Bar Association. She holds both a Bachelor of Laws
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association. She holds both a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto. She is a member of Mediate BC and completed a mediation certification program at Harvard Law School.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
UC chancellors who resign routinely get big parachutes at executive-level paytime of his hire, Gilmore said. Birgeneau said regents offered him the extra ye
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
time of his hire, Gilmore said. Birgeneau said regents offered him the extra year of leave to match his agreement with the University of Toronto, where he was previously president, to convince him to take the job at Berkeley, Gilmore... Read more
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Medical News Today
Why do couples split up? And why do they stay together?and decision-making. Researchers from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City
Medical News Today / Posted 3 days ago
and decision-making. Researchers from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, in collaboration with scientists from the University of Toronto in Canada, set out to examine the reasons that inform the decision of either leaving or staying in a... Read more
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Torontoist
The Man the Rocks Talked Toof our city. Detail from a 1932 Ontario Department of Mines Annual Report map
Torontoist / Posted 4 days ago
of our city. Detail from a 1932 Ontario Department of Mines Annual Report map (41G) by A.P. Coleman. Image courtesy of the University of Toronto map library. That cliff before you is probably the oldest face you will ever meet in Toronto. That... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Barrie’s Boys were busythe Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
the Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before heading off to Upper Canada College and the University of Toronto, where he earned his degree in law. He later joined the provincial powerhouse firm of McCarthy Boys... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Barrie’s Boys were busythe Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
the Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before heading off to Upper Canada College and the University of Toronto, where he earned his degree in law. He later joined the provincial powerhouse firm of McCarthy Boys... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Barrie’s Boys were busythe Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 days ago
the Fenian raids. William was educated at Barrie’s famed Grammar School before heading off to Upper Canada College and the University of Toronto, where he earned his degree in law. He later joined the provincial powerhouse firm of McCarthy Boys... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
10 Of Lee’s Faculty Promoted To Associate Professorwhere Lee students often join him for a dig. Dr. Peterson received his PhD in
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
where Lee students often join him for a dig. Dr. Peterson received his PhD in Hebrew Bible from Wycliffe College at the University of Toronto, his MA in theological studies from Beeson Divinity School, his Master of Theological Studies in Old... Read more
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The Christian Post
A Look at the Cultural Backlash to the Transgender Movementwe did not." While Bill C-16 recently became law in Canada, the legislation wa
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
we did not." While Bill C-16 recently became law in Canada, the legislation was opposed by a vocal minority that included University of Toronto psychology professor Dr. Jordan Peterson. Bill C-16 added protection of gender identity and expression... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
How a 5-sentence letter helped fuel the opioid addiction crisiscontained virtually “no evidence” to back it up. The authors of the 2017 lette
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
contained virtually “no evidence” to back it up. The authors of the 2017 letter — led by Pamela T.M. Leung of the University of Toronto — conducted a bibliometric analysis to determine how many times the 1980 letter was cited by other... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Three reasons fascism spread in 1930s America, and might spread again todayjust as readily and just as quickly against democratic institutions. The key l
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
just as readily and just as quickly against democratic institutions. The key lesson of the 20th century is that democracy is more fragile than we might like. Seva Gunitsky is an associate professor of political science at the University of Toro... Read more
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Torontoist
Tracking the 'Alt-Right' in Torontoare emerging. The Canadian Nationalist Party cancelled its Toronto rally this
Torontoist / Posted 5 days ago
are emerging. The Canadian Nationalist Party cancelled its Toronto rally this morning, following complaints to the University of Toronto and Ryerson University, which said they wouldn’t be host to the event. The party is led by Travis... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Cooking tool a hit on kickstarterallowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 5 days ago
allowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for Nise Wave sous vide with Grant Hu, a recent University of Toronto graduate. During the next year they developed and perfected the device and were joined by Wilfrid... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Cooking tool a hit on kickstarterallowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for
Chatham Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
allowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for Nise Wave sous vide with Grant Hu, a recent University of Toronto graduate. During the next year they developed and perfected the device and were joined by Wilfrid... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Cooking tool a hit on kickstarterallowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
allowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for Nise Wave sous vide with Grant Hu, a recent University of Toronto graduate. During the next year they developed and perfected the device and were joined by Wilfrid... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Cooking tool a hit on kickstarterallowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
allowed him to work for six months in China, where he came up with the idea for Nise Wave sous vide with Grant Hu, a recent University of Toronto graduate. During the next year they developed and perfected the device and were joined by Wilfrid... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ballad of Maggie Clark goes ontime a song was so honoured in the province. -- George Johnson married twice m
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
time a song was so honoured in the province. -- George Johnson married twice more. He became a languages professor at the University of Toronto. He died in 1917 and is buried in Hamilton Cemetery. -- Spring Creek, a small town in Polk County,... Read more
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Torontoist
Lessons in Navigating Rape Culture with Mandi Grayas well as justice lawyer Joanna Birenbaum, Women at the Centre executive direc
Torontoist / Posted 6 days ago
as well as justice lawyer Joanna Birenbaum, Women at the Centre executive director Nneka MacGregor, Silence is Violence University of Toronto chapter founder Ellie Ade Kur, sexual abuse assault lawyer Simona Jellinek, and psychotherapist and... Read more
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BC Local News
White nationalist group not welcome on campus:UofTTORONTO — The University of Toronto has told a white nationalist group they are
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
TORONTO — The University of Toronto has told a white nationalist group they are not welcome to hold a rally on campus. The group — called the Canadian Nationalist Party — has set up a Facebook page promoting a gathering on campus in September to... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Let’s extinguish hate togetherwe can make sure those torches are extinguished. Jay Fallis grew up just outsi
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 6 days ago
we can make sure those torches are extinguished. Jay Fallis grew up just outside of Orillia and is passionate about Canadian politics. He has a master’s in political science from the University of Toronto. He can be reached at jjmfallis@gmai... Read more
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CTV News
Andrew Scheer's free speech pledge wouldn't apply in Toronto case: spokesmanAndrew Scheer to yank federal funding from universities that fail to uphold fre
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
Andrew Scheer to yank federal funding from universities that fail to uphold free speech wouldn't apply to a decision by the University of Toronto to ban a nationalist rally from campus, his spokesman said Wednesday. "No," was Jake Enwright's answer... Read more
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BBC News
Toronto professor Jordan Peterson takes on gender-neutral pronounsCanadian university professor ignited controversy by refusing to use gender-neu
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Canadian university professor ignited controversy by refusing to use gender-neutral pronouns. Is he a villain or a victim? University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson had enough of what he saw as a campus culture where "social... Read more
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BBC News
Toronto university cancels 'free speech' event after Charlottesvilleand a number of freelance journalists with the Rebel have announced they will n
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
and a number of freelance journalists with the Rebel have announced they will no longer work for the organization. University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson has made a name for himself campaigning against Canada's new... Read more
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The Scientist
Seeding the Gut Microbiome Prevents Sepsis in InfantsMarshall, a surgeon at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada, who studies s
The Scientist / Posted 7 days ago
Marshall, a surgeon at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada, who studies sepsis and the immune system in adults at the University of Toronto, and who was also not involved in the work, tells The Scientist. “The [intervention] is simple,... Read more
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Business Wire
Syngenta and AI for Good Foundation announce winner of Syngenta AI ChallengeGood Foundation have named Tzvi Aviv, Ph.D., of Aviv Innovation and his partner
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Good Foundation have named Tzvi Aviv, Ph.D., of Aviv Innovation and his partner, Vanessa Lundsgaard-Nielsen, Ph.D., of the University of Toronto, as the winners of the Syngenta AI Challenge. The contest recognizes and rewards innovative thinkers... Read more
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CTV News
White nationalist group not welcome on campus: University of TorontoTORONTO - The University of Toronto has told a white nationalist group they are
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
TORONTO - The University of Toronto has told a white nationalist group they are not welcome to hold a rally on campus. The group -- called the Canadian Nationalist Party -- has set up a Facebook page promoting a gathering on campus in September to... Read more
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