When six-year-old “Iron Man” Sebastian Chavarria arrived at uOttawa on Friday, March 20, he garnered national attention from media outlets. The boy, whose myriad congenital problems left him with a tracheotomy and a partially deformed left hand, received a new prosthetic hand as part of the uOttawa MakerSpace Prosthetic Challenge.
Lawyer, linguist, professor and jazz pianist Ron Davis (JD ʼ82) is in the studio recording his 10th album, Pocket Symphronica. His unconventional approach mixes jazz with Japanese taiko drumming, symphony orchestras and pop songs. Read the article »
Expert environmental toxicologists from uOttawa are monitoring the legacy of pollutants in Canada’s North, including at the Giant Mine site, while training the next generation of analytical eco-warriors. Read the article »
Media Advisory: 2015 Poutine Festival Published: 2015-03-30
University of Ottawa Media Calendar for March 27 to April 5, 2015 Published: 2015-03-27
Media advisory: Sugar shack - a typical Canadian experience for international students Published: 2015-03-26
Illustrations in piano books aren’t all that jazz when it comes to learning Published: 2015-03-25
A Conversation about Bill C-51, Anti-Terror and the Canadian State Published: 2015-03-20
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