Allan Rock

Type: Person
Name: Allan Rock
Title: Permanent Representative to the UN, New York (Canada)
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Universities under pressure to combat sexual misconduct on campus

The movement to combat sexual misconduct on North American campuses is persistent and growing, with one Canadian university trying to strengthen support for alleged victims.“Whether there is a ‘rape culture’ or not, I can’t say, but we are trying to set ... [Published CBC - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Prof. Denis Rancourt: The United States Supports Israel for Constant Bloodletting in the Middle East

TEHRAN (FNA)- A Canadian scholar and academic, who was fired from the university where he was teaching because of his pro-Palestinian viewpoints, believes the US government is funding and supporting Israel for its continued bloodletting in the Middle ... [Published Fars News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Campus construction ramps up just in time

Rest of campus under threat of being demolishedPhoto collage by Adam Gibbard with CCFor the third consecutive year, sections of the University of Ottawa campus are under heavy construction, perfectly timed to align with the start of the fall academic ... [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Networking event for young entrepreneurs comes to Ottawa

Conference promises to bring students together with business leadersphoto courtesy of Milan Topolovec (pictured)Local tech startups will have an opportunity to meet with global investors, advisors, and panellists at a business networking event to be held ... [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Aug. 30: This week’s Talking Point – Burger King’s takeover of Tim Hortons – plus letters to the editor

Burger King’s takeover of Tim Hortons has readers, print and digital, digesting what foreign control would mean in the land of double-doubles. ‘National identity? Would you like fries with that, Canada?’ asks an ex-pat reader I gave up on Tim Hortons ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Ontario universities sign specialization agreements with government

U of O among 44 schools to pick five programs for increased fundingphoto by Marta KierkusAfter nearly a year of deliberation, the University of Ottawa and 43 other Ontario post-secondary schools each released a Strategic Mandate Agreement (SMA) detailing ... [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Madely's Morning Minute - Aug. 28

What You Need to Know in Ottawa Today Ottawa Police are deepening their search for witnesses in the murder of a 21-year-old outside in Elgin Street bar Saturday. Jabeir Jemmie died from stab wounds after an altercation outside the Living Room bar shortly ... [Published 580 CFRA - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Aug. 26: Who’s in her corner? – and more letters to the editor

I get that Tina Fontaine’s death was a crime – a crime that is perpetrated frequently across Canada on a small and identifiable group of Canadians (Premiers To Press For Inquiry – Aug. 25).What I don’t get is why, given the apparent failures of prevention ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Justice gets iced at U Ottawa

The news that two members of the 2013-14 University of Ottawa men’s hockey team have been charged with sexual assault is noteworthy. Justice is moving forward at the careful pace it always does in complicated cases like this. But the charges are also ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 2 reports

Two University of Ottawa hockey players charged with sex assault

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., have charged two University of Ottawa hockey players in connection with a sexual assault that took place when the team was in the city for a game in February. Police say the assault involved a 21-year-old ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Kelly McParland: Allan Rock punishes the innocent on U of Ottawa hockey team

The University of Ottawa has a Faculty of Law, which it asserts is one of the largest in the country. Conveniently located in the nation’s capital, “within walking distance to Parliament, the Supreme Court of Canada, the Federal Court and the Superior ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 2 reports

U of O players threaten to sue after president scraps hockey season amid sex assault claims

With allegations of sexual assault still hanging over his school’s men’s hockey team, University of Ottawa president Allan Rock delivered a rare, sweeping sanction on Wednesday, extending the program’s suspension a full year and firing the team’s head ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 26 2014]

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Universities under pressure to combat sexual mi... [Published CBC - 20 hours ago]
As Harper heads to UN, his critics chirp [Published Sun News - Sep 25 2014]
Prof. Denis Rancourt: The United States Support... [Published Fars News Agency - Sep 16 2014]
Campus construction ramps up just in time [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Sep 11 2014]
Israel Obstructs Gaza Rehabilitation [Published Boston IMC - Sep 08 2014]
Networking event for young entrepreneurs comes ... [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Sep 05 2014]
Aug. 30: This week’s Talking Point – Burger Kin... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 30 2014]
Ontario universities sign specialization agreem... [Published University of Ottawa Fulcrum - Aug 28 2014]
Madely's Morning Minute - Aug. 28 [Published 580 CFRA - Aug 28 2014]
Law prof awarded almost $500,000 in defamation ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 28 2014]
Aug. 26: Who’s in her corner? – and more letter... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 26 2014]
Places of higher learning expand up, not out [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 25 2014]
Justice gets iced at U Ottawa [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 25 2014]
Two University of Ottawa hockey players charged... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 22 2014]
Guillaume Donovan, David Foucher charged with T... [Published CBC Hamilton - Aug 22 2014]
Today’s letters: Hamas is a group of terrorists... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 03 2014]
Kelly McParland: Allan Rock punishes the innoce... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 30 2014]
Saturday Letters: Court confirms that most Cana... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 28 2014]
Christie Blatchford: University’s response to s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 28 2014]
U of O players threaten to sue after president ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 26 2014]
University of Ottawa fires men’s hockey coach, ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 25 2014]
Remembering one of MaRS’ pioneering supporters ... [Published MaRS Blog - Innovation and Commercialization in ... - Apr 16 2014]
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Two University of Ottawa hockey players charged... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 22 2014]
THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., have charged two University of Ottawa hockey players in connection with a sexual assault that took place when the team was in the city for a game in February. Police say the assault involved a 21-year-old ...
Today’s letters: Hamas is a group of terrorists... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 03 2014]
Re: Israel Blames Islamic Militants For Teens’ Deaths, July 2. Reading this article, I was stunned to find that your newspaper did not use the word “terrorist” when referring to a group that aspires to attack innocent men, women and children in Israel ...
Kelly McParland: Allan Rock punishes the innoce... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 30 2014]
The University of Ottawa has a Faculty of Law, which it asserts is one of the largest in the country. Conveniently located in the nation’s capital, “within walking distance to Parliament, the Supreme Court of Canada, the Federal Court and the Superior ...
Saturday Letters: Court confirms that most Cana... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 28 2014]
Second-class status for the rest of us Re: Ruling A ‘Game Changer,’ June 27 This latest ruling from our “esteemed” Supreme Court judges has reduced most citizens of Canada to second-class status. The hard -working people who came here over the last ...
Christie Blatchford: University’s response to s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 28 2014]
As that nasty Queen of Hearts said in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, “No! No! Sentence first – verdict afterwards!” So it goes for the men of the University of Ottawa’s varsity hockey team, suspended this week for the entire 2014-15 season — before ...
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