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Gerardo Martinez Narro aspires to a sustainable future

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
27 Aug, 2014
Globalink intern discovers renewable energy research in Windsor

Gerardo Martinez Narro envisions a future where the sun, the wind and the earth provide all the energy we need for vibrant economies with minimal harm placed on the environment we depend on. His research with Professor David Ting in the Turbulence and Energy Laboratory at the University of Winsor, Ontario through Mitacs Globalink Research Internships is just one piece of the sustainable-earth picture that Gerardo is helping to paint.

USask Students harvest experience for Farm@Hand Mobile App

Accelerate | Success Story
25 Aug, 2014
Three Computer Science graduate students collaborate to develop a prototype farm management application to take to market

The market for smart phone applications is very competitive and tech start-ups must work with aggressive deadlines to bring their apps to market.  Three Computer Science graduate students from the University of Saskatchewan helped start-up application developer Farm@Hand to advance their product with a quick turnaround so that they can take it to market in Canada’s fast-paced digital sector.

César Maldonado Monter: Fuelling a Dream in Canada

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
20 Aug, 2014
Globalink student’s entrepreneurial spirit takes him to research in Quebec

César Maldonado Monter has the spirit of a budding entrepreneur. He embraces new challenges with a strategic outlook, never letting his optimism get in the way of a job well done. His determination is part of what brought him to Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières under Professor Simon Barnabé for a Mitacs Globalink Research Internship.

Paulina Ramirez Niembro connects to culture in Victoria

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
14 Aug, 2014
Globalink intern uncovers indigenous youth identity in BC

Paulina Ramirez Niembro has a passion for culture and society. She loves to develop connections between people and ideas — and to understand why things work the way they do. As a social-psychology major from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Paulina was excited by the prospect of experiencing research in an entirely new culture this summer through Mitacs Globalink Research Internships, under the supervision of Professor Anne Marshall at the University of Victoria.

Step workshops prove out of this world

Step | Success Story
13 Aug, 2014
Aerospace grad student from U of T develops his business skills

While pursuing his Masters in Aerospace Engineering at the University of Toronto, Ali Nasseri understood the importance of developing business skills. He started looking for opportunities to complement his research knowledge and abilities.

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his heart to Canada

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
06 Aug, 2014
Globalink student develops 3D models of the heart at Université de Montréal

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his creative spirit and love of health research to Montréal. He hopes to one day use his creative, but disciplined, approach to research to tackle Canada’s biggest health challenges so he might save lives around the world. He’s already got a head start on this goal through his work this summer with Professor Vincent Jacquemet at the Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur—part of the Université de Montréal—through  Mitacs Globalink Research Internships.

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his heart to Canada

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
31 Jul, 2014
Globalink student develops 3D models of the heart at Université de Montréal

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his creative spirit and love of health research to Montréal. He hopes to one day use his creative, but disciplined, approach to research to tackle Canada’s biggest health challenges so he might save lives around the world. He’s already got a head start on this goal through his work this summer with Professor Vincent Jacquemet at the Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur—part of the Université de Montréal—through  Mitacs Globalink Research Internships.

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his heart to Canada

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
31 Jul, 2014
Globalink student develops 3D models of the heart at Université de Montréal

Jesùs Carrillo Valdez brings his creative spirit and love of health research to Montréal. He hopes to one day use his creative, but disciplined, approach to research to tackle Canada’s biggest health challenges so he might save lives around the world. He’s already got a head start on this goal through his work this summer with Professor Vincent Jacquemet at the Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur—part of the Université de Montréal—through  Mitacs Globalink Research Internships.

Aishwarya Roy: Launching a research career in Canada

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
31 Jul, 2014
Globalink intern tests technology developed for new NASA telescope

“Knowing that something that I am developing and researching is strongly related to the most powerful space telescope ever built — that is something truly rewarding!” says Aishwarya Roy, a senior undergraduate student  and Globalink Research Intern from the Indian Institute of Technology- Kharagpur.

Rodrigo Araujo de Medeiros: Developing pipeline reliability

Globalink Research Internship | Success Story
23 Jul, 2014
Globalink intern finds methods to optimize oil and gas pipeline safety

Rodrigo Araujo de Medeiros has a passion for business. He wants to help manufacturers and builders to make their processes more efficient, more reliable and safer for the community. It’s this enthusiasm that prompted Rodrigo to apply to a Mitacs Globalink Research Internship to conduct oil and gas pipeline safety research this summer under Dr. Sharareh Taghipour at Ryerson University’s Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.

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