Cape Breton University

Type: Organization
Name: Cape Breton University
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Region's top university teachers to be recognized in St. John's

Atlantic Canadian awards for excellence in teaching and educational leadership will be awarded in St. John's on Tuesday afternoon.The Association of Atlantic Universities (AAU) will recognize the recipients of the AAU's regional awards for excellence ... [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Climate change rallies held across Maritimes

Dozens of people gathered in the streets in communities across the Maritimes, part of the hundreds of climate change marches happening across the globe today.There were rallies in Halifax, Fredericton, Moncton, Charlottetown, Sydney — and many other communities ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

50 Canadian climate researchers speak out in support of the People's Climate March

An open cast mine near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, used to extract oil from the Athabasca tar sands fields, which are preventing Canada from reducing its carbon pollution. Photograph: Emily Beament/PAThe Canadian government is hell-bent on exploiting ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Save the date! Come out and help Nova Scotia review its electricity system

- The Nova Scotia government has announced its public consultation schedule for its Electricity System Review , where it says residents can help define the long-term future of the province’s electricity future.“I encourage Nova Scotians to participate ... [Published Electrical Business - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Study Findings from Cape Breton University Broaden Understanding of Functional Ecology (Context-dependent costs and constraints of begging and...

Study Findings from Cape Breton University Broaden Understanding of Functional Ecology (Context-dependent costs and constraints of begging and non-begging activity by common grackle nestlings at the scale of the nanoclimate) (Context-dependent ...)By ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Parks Canada, CBU sign MOU on national park

Parks Canada and Cape Breton University have signed a memorandum of understanding  commiting to work collaboratively on projects related to the cultural and environmental protection and sustainable management of lands and waters at the national park. ... [Published Leisure Information Network - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Congratulations, Ann!

The University of Prince Edward Island would like to congratulate Dr. Ann Braithwaite, associate professor and coordinator of Diversity and Social Justice Studies on her recent recognition from the Association of Atlantic Universities (AAU). Dr. Braithwaite ... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

FEDERAL FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR CAPE BRETON UNIVERSITY

Friday 12th September 2014The Honourable Peter MacKay was in Sydney today to announce that Cape Breton University will receive a total of $590,000 in federal funding for two projects. ACOA’s Business Development Program has earmarked $479,000 for the ... [Published East Coast FM - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Sensible ban

The Sun and the Fraser Institute say the ban shows we prefer to be a have-not province living off the handouts of other provinces rather than attempt to stand on our own two feet.More, the Sun claims Canada’s economy needs energy to keep going, and adds ... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Dr. Peter MacIntyre - Distinguished Teaching Award

11:05 AM ET 8:43Dr. Peter MacIntyre, Professor of Psychology at Cape Breton University, is the first faculty member to receive the Atlantic Universities' Distinguished Teaching Award. The award recognizes excellence in university teaching at the undergraduate ... [Published CBC - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

Nova Scotia to ban fracking

Nova Scotia has said no to fracking.Nova Scotia’s Liberal government will outlaw hydraulic fracturing (fracking) techniques needed to develop shale-gas deposits in the province.“Nova Scotians have indicated that they are concerned about hydraulic fracturing ... [Published Canadian Plastics - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 2 reports

Crystal Cruises sets sights on Northwest Passage

Executives at Crystal maintain that after two years of research and hundreds of thousands of dollars, they're taking appropriate precautions to ensure the trip is not just successful but also safe and environmentally friendly. In addition to using Marine ... [Published CNBC - Sep 08 2014]

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"Our Government knows that when women succeed, Canada succeeds. That's why one of our priorities is supporting the success of women-led businesses that help create jobs and growth in communities across our country. I look forward to collaborating with this new Advisory Council on best practices and solutions to help women entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses."
The paper, "The Times They are a Changin' (Mostly): A 2014 ElectionElection Primer for Ontario's Biggest Cities" can be download here: http://munkschool.utoronto.ca/imfg/uploads/293/1587_imfg_no_9_modified_r6_final.pdf
"By no means am I running on a Mahoney ticket," he said. "I'm fully prepared and capable of making my own decisions.”"
"Every day, Certified Public Health Inspectors across the country apply their knowledge in hundreds of thousands of interventions to protect and promote health. These duties are often unseen and as I have often heard it said: if public health is doing its job right, nobody will ever know we were there."

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Minister Leitch announces Advisory Council on W... [Published TickerTech.com - 21 hours ago]
University of Toronto’s IMFG new Pre-Election P... [Published Noodls - 23 hours ago]
Region's top university teachers to be recogniz... [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
Concerns raised over father-son sitting on Miss... [Published Mississauga News - Sep 25 2014]
The Next 100 Years: Reaching New Heights in Hea... [Published Reliance Trust - Sep 22 2014]
Climate change rallies held across Maritimes [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 21 2014]
50 Canadian climate researchers speak out in su... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 20 2014]
Save the date! Come out and help Nova Scotia re... [Published Electrical Business - Sep 19 2014]
Study Findings from Cape Breton University Broa... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
Parks Canada, CBU sign MOU on national park [Published Leisure Information Network - Sep 16 2014]
Parks Canada joins forces with university to pr... [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Sep 16 2014]
Congratulations, Ann! [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
FEDERAL FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR CAPE BRETON UNIVE... [Published East Coast FM - Sep 12 2014]
Helping to Secure the Future [Published Government of Canada - Sep 12 2014]
Helping to Secure the Future [Published Noodls - Sep 12 2014]
Sensible ban [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 12 2014]
Fracking in Nova Scotia should be put on hold t... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 12 2014]
No fracking way [Published Antigonish Casket - Sep 11 2014]
Foreign-based recruiters used widely by Canadia... [Published University Affairs - Sep 10 2014]
Dr. Peter MacIntyre - Distinguished Teaching Award [Published CBC - Sep 10 2014]
Nova Scotia to ban fracking [Published Canadian Plastics - Sep 08 2014]
Nova Scotia Bans Hydraulic Fracturing [Published JD Supra - Sep 08 2014]
Crystal Cruises sets sights on Northwest Passage [Published CNBC - Sep 08 2014]
Crystal Cruises Sets Its Sights on the Northwes... [Published NBCNews.com - Sep 08 2014]
Industry Surprised By Nova Scotia’s Move To Ban... [Published Junewarren Nickles - Sep 05 2014]
Fracking ban won’t have significant impact on N... [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Sep 04 2014]
Middleton among electricity review consultation... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 04 2014]
Nova Scotia bans hydraulic fracking [Published Sun News - Sep 03 2014]
High-volume fracking to be banned in Nova Scotia [Published Yahoo! Canada - Sep 03 2014]
Ottawa asked to push harder for release of Cana... [Published CBC - Sep 02 2014]
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