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Headlines for July 11, 2017

BY ANQI SHEN | JUL 11 2017

Windsor Star
University of Windsor to hire five Indigenous professors

Five full-time, tenure-track Indigenous professors will be hired as part of a new President’s Indigenous Peoples Scholars Program.

Global News
University of Alberta nanoscientists create commercial ‘molecular’ product for guitars

The scientists have used the latest nanotechnology in a guitar pedal that duplicates the rich sound without the inconvenience and expense.

Globe and Mail
Finally, a way to halt Canada’s ‘brain drain’

Expat academics, doctors and IT workers are considering coming home, and talented professionals abroad are looking at the tippy-top of North America with new interest.

Policy Options
Opinion: Canada can fill the research gap

The US administration’s clampdown on facts, research and knowledge provides great opportunity for Canada to lead, Michèle Lamont writes.

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