The quality of its alumni speaks volumes about a university. In uOttawa’s case, that talk is about commitment, excellence, innovation and gratitude. Since 2011, the Alumni Association has recognized outstanding graduates through its annual Awards of Excellence. Meet this year’s exceptional individuals who are giving back to the University and the community.
Bernard Kouchner, one of the greatest advocates for human rights, left no one unmoved when he spoke at the Alex Trebek lecture series during Alumni Week 2018. Read about his journey and his views on humanitarian intervention.
The big web giants have access to billions of pieces of our personal data. And with massive amounts of data, comes power. Can we prevent such wholesale access to our data, and, if so, how?
At uOttawa’s Brain and Mind Research Institute, Jean-Claude Béïque explores the brain’s ability to adapt and learn, and how altering nerve cell connections may offer hope for changing moods and behaviour.
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