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Jordan Peterson at Western University

Jordan Peterson gave an hour and a half long lecture to an audience of 700 at Western University on Saturday March 18th. Dr. Peterson is a professor from the University of Toronto who has drawn controversy for refusing to use gender neutral pronouns.  96 more words

Politics

Student group forced to pick up security tab for Jordan Peterson lecture at Western University

LONDON — Western University is beefing up security for a lecture by a controversial Toronto professor whose appearances often draw heated protests.

And the school is making a student group pick up the tab. 558 more words

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Western University to host coding workshop for girls

Western University is hosting a special coding workshop Saturday specifically for girls in Grades 7-11.

Go CODE Girl encourages girls in Grades 7-11 to learn and get involved in coding and software development through a one-day workshop. 123 more words

Science

It's ALL in Our Heads ~ Studying the Consciousness to Better Understand ...

The physical brain and the conceptual mind are linked in ways that we don’t fully understand. A new collaboration is getting us closer.

How does the brain give rise to the mind? 321 more words

Nanotechnology

London, Ont., looks to crack down on rowdy rooftop parties in city

A southern Ontario city is considering cracking down on residents who party on their roofs.

City staff in London, Ont., are recommending an addition to the municipality’s public nuisance bylaw to target the so-called practice of “brewfing” – sitting on a roof and drinking beer – and other social gatherings on roofs. 603 more words

Canada

London, Ont. wants to ban drinking on roofs because too many drunk students are climbing up to party

Faced with too many inebriated students climbing to the rooftops to party during homecoming and other celebrations, London, Ontario is set to pass a bylaw making the practice of sitting on a roof and drinking beer illegal. 374 more words

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