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Accelerate | Success Story

Increasing prostate cancer survival rates

10 April 2014
Each year, more than 26,000 Canadian men are diagnosed with prostate cancer.  However, the chances of survival are good – especially if it is detected during its early stages.Once prostate...
Elevate | Success Story

Improving high speed signals of data transmission hardware

10 April 2014
As demand for faster data transmission rates places pressure on existing computer hardware, companies like Snowbush-Semtech IP are keen to ensure that every dollar spent on developing new products...
Accelerate | Success Story

Mitacs Accelerate stimulating research and development in small businesses

24 March 2014
Overexposure to loud sounds can cause temporary and possibly permanent hearing loss. Although this is largely associated with people working in noisy environments, it can also be the consequence of...
Globalink Graduate Fellowship | Success Story

Pursuing a Master’s degree through Mitacs Globalink

24 March 2014
When Wanyao Zhao came to Canada in the summer of 2012 he had one thing on his mind – the type of research he’d be doing as a Globalink Research Intern at the University of Toronto. What...
Accelerate | Success Story

Reducing high school dropout rates in Canada

14 March 2014
Every year, approximately 40,000 high school students drop out of school in Canada. Launched in 2012 as a partnership between Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada (BGCC) and Rogers Youth Fund, Rogers...
Accelerate | Success Story

Improving childhood literacy

04 March 2014
Research has found children who are behind in their language and literacy skills when they start school rarely catch up to their counterparts, unless they receive a targeted and well-planned reading...
Globalink Research Internship | Success Story

Calling Canada home

17 February 2014
During a 12-week Mitacs Globalink research internship at the University of British Columbia in the summer of 2012, Linda Yang quickly realized she wanted to return to complete her Master’s. An...
Accelerate | Success Story

Analyzing First Nations well-being under self-governance

03 February 2014
In 2009, the Tsawwassen First Nation, situated south-west of Vancouver, became the first in British Columbia to sign a self-governance treaty with the governments of Canada and BC.  It...
Step | Success Story

Gaining career insight one step at a time

03 February 2014
As a PhD student in the Department of Earth and Space Science at York University in Toronto, Junjie Zhang spends his days researching the application of GIS and LiDAR remote sensing on utility...
Globalink Research Internship | Success Story

Pursuing an education in Canada

15 January 2014
Hailing from India’s National Institute of Technology-Surathkal, Pragyan Hazarika spent the summer of 2012 as a Globalink Research Intern at École de Technologie Supérieure. It was during this...
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