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Faculty of Science News

Computer Science Professor Alex Ferworn's students build robot prototype to explore Egypt (Apr 29, 2016)

Warming oceans: health implications for humans, animals (Apr 15, 2016)

Dean Coe discusses why the new Canadian banknote should be a woman in STEM on CBC Cross Country Checkup (Apr 10, 2016)

Biology Professor Lesley Campbell finds new methods in tracking contamination of crops (Apr 6, 2016)

New findings on the effects on land-based insects of consuming canola genetically modified to produce DHA and EPA by Postdoctoral Fellow Stefanie Hixson and biology Professor Michael Arts (Apr 5, 2016)

Ontario Biology Day hosted by Ryerson recap video (Apr 4, 2016)

Faculty of Science launches mission to MaRS (Mar 30, 2016)

Lesley Campbell and industry partner Beleave Inc. receive NSERC Engage funding (Mar 29, 2016)

Michael C. Kolios receives the Joseph H. Holmes Pioneer Award from the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) (Mar 17, 2016)

A more welcoming environment for women in science (Mar 7, 2016)

Students gather at Ryerson for robot wars (Mar 5, 2016)

Biomedical physics PhD student took top prize at Ryerson's 3MT competition (Mar 4, 2016)

Lesley Campbell partners with Beleave Inc. with the goal of developing high-quality medicinal marijuana extracts (Mar 2, 2016)

Russ Viirre works on improving cystic fibrosis treatments to further-increase the lifespans of patients (Feb 25, 2016)

New mathematical model for Ebola by postdoctoral fellow Xi Huo and mathematics Professor Kunquan Lan can help save lives (Feb 22, 2016)

Women in Science: Dr. Imogen Coe by Canadian Science Publishing (Feb 17, 2016)

HuffPost Business: Teaching Scientists To Be Storytellers by Dean Imogen Coe (Feb 16, 2016)

Third-year Biology student, Nathan Battersby, is Dean for a Day (Feb 16, 2016)

Dean Imogen Coe featured in a Q & A with Water Canada (Feb 15, 2016)

Bryan Koivisto and Lynda McCarthy comment on how to improve gender diversity (Feb 13, 2016)  

Robo-roach to the rescue? Bugs inspire potentially lifesaving technology (Feb 8, 2016)  

The iBEST is formally launched (January 26, 2016)

Ryerson and St. Michael's Hospital embark on joint venture to improve health care (January 26, 2016)

Gaze Inside the Mind of Artificial Intelligence with This Neural Network Visualizer (January 25, 2016)

Ecology Professor Stephanie Melles mentioned in Maclean's Magazine article - Saving Family No. 417 (January 13, 2016)

Food scientist Dérick Rousseau comments on the discovery of a 22-year-old chocolate bar (January 7, 2016)


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