Answer: Financial support for uOttawa student initiatives that address social and development issues in Canada and around the world.
What is the Alex Trebek Innovation and Challenge Fund? Correct!
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Alexandra Martel and Marc-Antoine Labonté are the big winners in the finale and won a $ 1,000 scholarship and a trip to Paris offered by the Embassy of France in Ottawa.
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The uOttawa team prevailed in the championship round of the event held in Vienna, Austria, from March 28 – April 2.
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Making the transition to university can be hard. Everyone knows that. But what if you’re doing it after being in the workforce for over a decade?
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When six-year-old “Iron Man” Sebastian Chavarria arrived at uOttawa on Friday, March 20, he garnered national attention from media outlets. The boy, whose myriad congenital problems left him with a tracheotomy and a partially deformed left hand, received a new prosthetic hand as part of the uOttawa MakerSpace Prosthetic Challenge.
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Video games in the classroom? Could it work, and could it ever be accepted by a conventional school? With society already immersed in digital lifestyles, PhD student Kelsey Catherine Schmitz is researching this very question.
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Right now, students are voicing their opinions on how well their professors teach, and what they think of their course content, by filling out EvaluAction questionnaires.
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Ever wondered what music and science have in common? The University of Ottawa’s newest star student, Sarah Veber, who came all the way from Newfoundland to take the combined bachelor of music and science, certainly has.
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What happens when business students, design students, technical and non-technical students get together? You get a weekend of productivity, creativity, and entrepreneurship.
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Flowing ball gowns and fairy wings waltzing around the Huguette Labelle Hall are not something you would typically expect to see at a Friday night gathering of students.
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