Author Archives: Lara Wellman

Professor Miles Corak

University of Ottawa researcher shedding light on whether U.S. is truly “land of opportunity”

Miles Corak, professor of economics for the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, has been conducting research on mobility in income across generations, and his findings show that the United States might not really be living up to its
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Posted in: Article, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, International, News, Professors, Research

From left to right: uOttawa alumnus Keenan Wellar, founder and director of LiveWorkPlay; Ryan Nevitt, employee at The Works (placed by LiveWorkPlay); and Grant Webb, owner of The Works in Barrhaven.// De gauche à droite : Keenan Wellar, fondateur et directeur de LiveWorkPlay et ancien de l’Université d’Ottawa; Ryan Nevitt, employé au restaurant The Works à Barrhaven (placé par LiveWorkPlay); et Grant Webb, propriétaire du restaurant.

uOttawa alumnus Keenan Wellar’s organization helps people with intellectual disabilities live, work and play

Keenan Wellar voulait changer les choses. En 1995, il a créé, avec sa conjointe Julie Kingstone, LiveWorkPlay, une organisation caritative ayant pour mission d’aider la communauté à amener les personnes ayant une déficience intellectuelle à vivre, travailler et se divertir comme tous les autres citoyens.
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Posted in: Alumni, Article, Department of History, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, volunteering

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