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Study seeking to identify barriers to health research

Fri, 08/07/2020 - 00:40
smiling woman

A survey on barriers to involvement in conducting health research is aimed at clinicians and researchers in Windsor-Essex.

Professor renewed as Canada Research Chair in international reciprocal learning

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 00:49
Education professor Shijing Xu sits in a Chongqing, China, classroom in 2019, using Skype to meet with a sister school in Windsor.

Shijing Xu has been renewed for a second five-year term as Canada Research Chair in International and Intercultural Reciprocal Learning in Education.

WE-Spark Health Institute launches $180,000 grant call

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:50
 Igniting Discovery Grants

Igniting Discovery Grants will provide funding for health research.

History student to discuss local legacy of Vietnam War

Mon, 07/27/2020 - 00:15
Canadian Vietnam Veterans Memorial

UWindsor history student Greg Maev will discuss Canadians who served with U.S. forces in the Vietnam War in a Zoom lecture Wednesday.

Business prof awarded grant to study how unions can fight sexual harassment

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:40
Rachel Aleks

Business professor Rachel Aleks will study how labour unions can address sexual harassment.

Windsor Cancer Research Group recognizes Ambassadors of Hope

Wed, 07/22/2020 - 00:48
Hakam Abu-Zahra with lawn sign

The Windsor Cancer Research Group honoured the support last week of three Ambassadors of Hope.

Grad student researches pandemic’s effect on 12-step recovery programs

Tue, 07/21/2020 - 00:37
Matt Meeks

Psychology student Matt Meeks has been awarded one of 97 research training internships at the University of Windsor.

Quantum mechanics research earns recognition for physics student

Mon, 07/20/2020 - 00:10
Aaron Bondy

Doctoral student Aaron Bondy won plaudits for best student oral presentation at the Canadian Association of Physicists annual congress.

Law profs warn provinces “setting the stage” for violence against Indigenous Peoples

Fri, 07/17/2020 - 00:28
Man in RCMP vest watching protest marchers

Recent legal reforms suggest prairie provinces could be gearing up for more violence against Indigenous Peoples, write three Windsor Law professors.

Kinesiology profs push to have Windsor-Essex included in national pandemic study

Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:44
 the Cohesion Study

Professors Kevin Milne and Cheri McGowan are promoting local participation in a study evaluating the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on individuals.

Swift Current bus crash incident to inform best practices for teams in crisis

Tue, 07/14/2020 - 00:25
memorial sculpture

Human kinetics professors Craig Greenham and Todd Loughead hope to apply lessons from hockey history to ease suffering in the aftermath of tragedy.

Study to promote sport opportunities for older adults with disabilities

Mon, 07/13/2020 - 00:53
logo of 2021 World Masters Games

A SSHRC-funded project studying sport and physical activity behaviours in older adults with a disability aims to promote their participation.

Grad students win recognition for research presentations

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 00:37
Madison Laprise, Theresa Tran

Madison Laprise and Theresa Tran won awards for their presentations at the annual conference of the North American Forensic Entomology Association.

Sociology prof pens article on COVID-19’s contribution to Black Lives Matter

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 00:29
Chicago demonstrators protest police brutality.

Reza Nakhaie co-authored an article for The Conversation entitled “Black Lives Matter Movement Finds New Urgency and Allies Because of COVID-19.”

Supreme Court cites law scholar in judgment

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 00:54
Jillian Rogin

The Supreme Court of Canada cited research by professor Jillian Rogin of Windsor Law in a recent judgment.

Researchers studying the impact of COVID-19 on mental health of children in Windsor-Essex

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 00:40
Lance Rappaport

Respondents are needed for a study examining the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the mental health of children in the Windsor-Essex area.

UWindsor researcher leads nationwide study on healthcare supply chain

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 00:54
Anne Snowdon

Business professor Anne Snowdon has received nearly $1.4 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to identify processes critical to managing COVID-19.

Newsletter provides info on engineering faculty and students

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 00:45
magazine cover

Learn about projects by researchers and students to combat the spread of COVID-19 in the latest issue of the Windsor Engineering newsletter.

Pandemic research to focus on young immigrants and refugees

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 00:32
Reza Nakhaie

UWindsor professor Reza Nakhaie will work with the local YMCA to study the effects of COVID-19 on the mental health of immigrant and refugee youth.

Open e-book reframes key ideas to teaching and learning online

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 00:29
stairway made of books

A new textbook takes a simple approach to using the internet to build on the connections of the face-to-face classroom learning environment.