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International Business Times
Doctors could soon use AI-based systems to detect skin cancers early which can detect skin cancer earlier than current methods of diagnosis. The ne
International Business Times / Posted 6 hours ago
which can detect skin cancer earlier than current methods of diagnosis. The new method, developed by researchers from the University of Waterloo, uses a machine-learning software that analyses images of skin lesions, such as moles, and looks for... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Solar eclipse 2017: Did you damage your eyes looking at the eclipse? Here are some symptomsa little while for the symptoms to show up. Dr. Ralph Chou, a professor emerit
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
a little while for the symptoms to show up. Dr. Ralph Chou, a professor emeritus of optometry and vision science at the University of Waterloo, in Ontario, Canada, told NPR that it takes at least 12 hours before you can tell if damage has been... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Searches for 'eyes hurt,' 'eye damage' peak during eclipse in South Carolinathe eclipse, according to an NPR interview with Ralph Chou, professor emeritus
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
the eclipse, according to an NPR interview with Ralph Chou, professor emeritus of optometry and vision science at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. Another symptom may be a spot, or multiple spots, in the center of one’s... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How To Tell If Watching The Eclipse Damaged Your Eyesanswer that question, we once again turned to Ralph Chou, a professor emeritus
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
answer that question, we once again turned to Ralph Chou, a professor emeritus of optometry and vision science at the University of Waterloo, in Ontario, Canada, and a leading authority on the damage the sun's rays can do to the eye's... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Can you watch in selfie mode on your phone? Last-minute solar eclipse do’s and don’tswhile it may not be dangerous to your eyes, it could ruin your phone. Ralph Ch
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
while it may not be dangerous to your eyes, it could ruin your phone. Ralph Chou, an eclipse chaser and professor at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, told USA Today, “But if you’re spending $600, $700 or more on a phone, I sure as... Read more
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The Sentinel
Eclipse Day: Solar eclipse should be viewable this afternoon in Midstateare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
The Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Youngsters with chronic illness more likely to attempt suicide, says studywith asthma, diabetes and Crohn’s disease are three times more likely attempt s
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
with asthma, diabetes and Crohn’s disease are three times more likely attempt suicide. The study, conducted by the University of Waterloo, which involved more than 5,000 people aged between 15 to 30 found that people with chronic illnesses... Read more
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asianage
Chronic illness in youngsters may push them towards suicidewith asthma, diabetes and Crohn’s disease are three times more likely attempt s
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
with asthma, diabetes and Crohn’s disease are three times more likely attempt suicide. The study, conducted by the University of Waterloo, which involved more than 5,000 people aged between 15 to 30 found that people with chronic illnesses... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Kitchen thinking' can make a fight with your partner worse without saying anything out loudhave some trust issues — are more likely to kitchen think. The study authors —
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
have some trust issues — are more likely to kitchen think. The study authors — Kassandra Cortes and Anne E. Wilson at the University of Waterloo — conducted four experiments on kitchen thinking and anxious attachment. A conclusion from the first... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Kitchen thinking' can make a fight with your partner worse without saying anything out loudhave some trust issues — are more likely to kitchen think. The study authors —
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
have some trust issues — are more likely to kitchen think. The study authors — Kassandra Cortes and Anne E. Wilson at the University of Waterloo — conducted four experiments on kitchen thinking and anxious attachment. A conclusion from the first... Read more
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New Kerala
Ontario Science Centre fosters curiosity, creativity and critical thinking with Power of Ideas exhibition - newkerala news #264466and more. Innovation150 is a partnership between Perimeter Institute, Actua, th
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
and more. Innovation150 is a partnership between Perimeter Institute, Actua, the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo, the Canadian Association of Science Centres, and the Canada Science and Technology Museums... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Be Smart: A Partial Eclipse Can Fry Your Naked Eyesto do very much to get ready to do that.' Then I get worried," says Ralph Chou,
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
to do very much to get ready to do that.' Then I get worried," says Ralph Chou, an optometrist and vision scientist at the University of Waterloo in Canada. He has seen 18 total solar eclipses. You really can get blurred vision or blind spots... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Be Smart: A Partial Eclipse Can Fry Your Naked Eyesto do very much to get ready to do that.' Then I get worried," says Ralph Chou,
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
to do very much to get ready to do that.' Then I get worried," says Ralph Chou, an optometrist and vision scientist at the University of Waterloo in Canada. He's seen 18 total solar eclipses. You really can get blurred vision or blind spots after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Young people with chronic illnesses are more likely to attempt suicidesuicide. The study looked at people ages 15 to 30 and assessed their suicidal r
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
suicide. The study looked at people ages 15 to 30 and assessed their suicidal risk (file photo) Researchers from the University of Waterloo studied people ages 15 to 30 who were dealing with a chronic illness such as asthma, diabetes or... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Study finds that selfless acts of heroism decrease overall survivaltelevision shows to movies, with one person sacrificing their life for the sake
Bel Marra Health / Posted 5 days ago
television shows to movies, with one person sacrificing their life for the sake of others. A new research study from the University of Waterloo suggests that this may be not the best strategy in life-and-death situations involving groups of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Here's What You Need To Know About The Total Solar Eclipsea tiny crescent of sun left in the sky, [says Ralph] Chou, [a professor emeritu
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
a tiny crescent of sun left in the sky, [says Ralph] Chou, [a professor emeritus of optometry and vision science at the University of Waterloo]. " 'That crescent of sun is glowing every bit as brightly as it would on a day when there isn't a... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Here's What You Need To Know About The Total Solar Eclipsea tiny crescent of sun left in the sky, [says Ralph] Chou, [a professor emeritu
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
a tiny crescent of sun left in the sky, [says Ralph] Chou, [a professor emeritus of optometry and vision science at the University of Waterloo]. " 'That crescent of sun is glowing every bit as brightly as it would on a day when there isn't a... Read more
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The Scientist
What the Sun Does to Photoreceptorsa large strip of the United States. Self-proclaimed eclipse-chaser Ralph Chou,
The Scientist / Posted 7 days ago
a large strip of the United States. Self-proclaimed eclipse-chaser Ralph Chou, an emeritus professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo, has been working to spread awareness about eye-safety during eclipses for around 30 years. Last year,... Read more
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CTV News
Tobacco firm says new product will reduce smoking rate but critics are skepticalto test its smokeless product against combustible cigarettes. David Hammond, a
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
to test its smokeless product against combustible cigarettes. David Hammond, an expert in tobacco policy at the University of Waterloo, said PMI and other tobacco companies have been making claims about minimizing health risks for... Read more
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express
Solar eclipse warning: Staring into sun can release POISONOUS toxins that attack your eyesworld A solar eclipse is seen from the beach of Ternate island, Indonesia B.
express / Posted 8 days ago
world A solar eclipse is seen from the beach of Ternate island, Indonesia B. Ralph Chou, a professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, told the Daily Mirror that in most cases free radicals merely impair the cell's function... Read more
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Market Watch
Stop spending thousands of dollars on back pain surgery and treatments that don’t workreally does. In the book I talk a lot about Stuart McGill, he is a spine biome
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
really does. In the book I talk a lot about Stuart McGill, he is a spine biomechanist, now retired but for many years at University of Waterloo in Canada. He devised something called ‘The Big Three,’ a set of three exercises that really balance... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Statesboro Herald / Posted 11 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Solar Specs Needed For Safe Viewing Of Eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 11 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He’ll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Solar specs crucial for safe eclipse viewingare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Preparing for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21almost tell exactly when they looked," Ralph Chou, professor emeritus at the Sc
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
almost tell exactly when they looked," Ralph Chou, professor emeritus at the School of Optometry and Vision Science at the University of Waterloo in Canada, told space.com. Looking through a telescope, binoculars or camera lens is not safe,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He’ll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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CTV News
Experts say special glasses needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Calgary Sun
No peeking: Scientists say solar specs needed to view total eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He’ll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseare on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph C
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
are on eclipse day in relation to that path of totality, advises Dr. B. Ralph Chou, a retired professor of optometry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario who is also an astronomer and eclipse chaser. He'll be in Oregon for his 19th total solar... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Woodyatt gets an eye-opening physics experienceplace that impressed her was the Institute for Quantum Computing, a scientific
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 14 days ago
place that impressed her was the Institute for Quantum Computing, a scientific research institute at the University of Waterloo where the research conducted there focuses on harnessing the quantum laws of nature in order to... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian tech sector not immune to sexism and discrimination of Silicon Valleyat what she does and actually not play some other role you're expecting her to?
CTV News / Posted 14 days ago
at what she does and actually not play some other role you're expecting her to?" The associate dean of outreach at the University of Waterloo is keen to be part of the solution. Mary Wells, also professor of mechanical and mechatronics,... Read more
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New Kerala
Conference of Metallurgists (COM2017) hosting World Gold and Nickel - Cobalt - newkerala news #261566engineering culture" said Dr. Mary Wells, Chair, Ontario Network of Women in En
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
engineering culture" said Dr. Mary Wells, Chair, Ontario Network of Women in Engineering and Associate Dean Outreach, University of Waterloo. Enabling Innovation in Metallurgy, Wednesday, August 30, 2017: For anyone interested in seeing a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Low blood sugars in newborns linked to later difficultiesresearchers from the Liggins Institute, the University of Auckland, Waikato Hos
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
researchers from the Liggins Institute, the University of Auckland, Waikato Hospital, the University of Canterbury and the University of Waterloo. They are following 614 New Zealand babies born at risk of low blood sugar levels (neonatal... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Adding Northern ridings bad for democracy: columnto how small riding populations can get before the rights of people in populous
The Sudbury Star / Posted 16 days ago
to how small riding populations can get before the rights of people in populous ridings are violated. Emmett Macfarlane, a University of Waterloo political scientist who specializes in the Supreme Court and the Charter, says the proposed ridings in... Read more
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Medical News Today
Surprising ways your partner can affect your healthexchange with your partner can occur simply from walking on the same bathroom f
Medical News Today / Posted 16 days ago
exchange with your partner can occur simply from walking on the same bathroom floor. Researchers from the University of Waterloo in Canada found that couples who live together influence the microbiome - that is, the community of... Read more
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birminghammail
Paedophiles are using Kik messaging app to target childrenForsyth, left, and Mark McKuhen both used Kik The company was founded in 2009
birminghammail / Posted 16 days ago
Forsyth, left, and Mark McKuhen both used Kik The company was founded in 2009 by a group of students from the University of Waterloo who claimed that they were aiming to build a company that would shift the centre of computing from the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Aaron Driver, a year later: What’s changed?It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 19 days ago
It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies and religious studies professor at the University of Waterloo and one of the two researchers who interviewed Driver for the man’s 2016 peace-bond hearing. Driver... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Aaron Driver, a year later: What’s changed?It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies
Sarnia Observer / Posted 19 days ago
It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies and religious studies professor at the University of Waterloo and one of the two researchers who interviewed Driver for the man’s 2016 peace-bond hearing. Driver... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Aaron Driver, a year later: What’s changed?It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies and religious studies professor at the University of Waterloo and one of the two researchers who interviewed Driver for the man’s 2016 peace-bond hearing. Driver... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Aaron Driver, a year later: What’s changed?It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 19 days ago
It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies and religious studies professor at the University of Waterloo and one of the two researchers who interviewed Driver for the man’s 2016 peace-bond hearing. Driver... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Aaron Driver, a year later: What’s changed?It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies
Chatham Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
It is much too late, I have to say that.” Dawson is a sociology, legal studies and religious studies professor at the University of Waterloo and one of the two researchers who interviewed Driver for the man’s 2016 peace-bond hearing. Driver... Read more
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