Nathaniel Kahn shares clips from his documentary "My Architect," about his quest to understand his father, the legendary architect Louis Kahn. It's a film with meaning to anyone who seeks to understand the relationship between art and love.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans have grown more optimistic about the economy and the direction of the country since President Barack Obama took office in January, according to the latest New York Times/CBS News poll on Monday.
Legislation will allow College to better protect the public
TORONTO - The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario welcomes the passage of new legislation that gives regulatory colleges regulation-making powers regarding the observation of members in out-of-hospital facilities and clarifies other investigative powers and duties.
WATERLOO The School of Business & Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University has maintained its accreditation for its undergraduate, masters and doctoral programs with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).
Kitchener The Waterloo Region Small Business Centre, Province of Ontario, and the Cities of Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge are hosting a one-day conferenceArts, Business, and Creativity: The ABC’s of Successon Saturday, April 25th at Cambridge City Hall.
Optimism up as well with more than half expecting business growth in the next 6 months
TORONTO - An Angus Reid Strategies survey of Canadian small businesses has determined that small businesses have more confidence in their own operations than they do in the Canadian economy. Over half (58%) of Canadian small businesses expect to see some improvement in their businesses over the next 6 months.
TORONTO - The Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism), today launched the Marquee Tourism Events Program, a program to help fund festivals and tourism events across Canada. This federal investment will help protect and create jobs across the country and stimulate the visitor economy. It will also help Canada to become an even more vigorous player in the competitive global tourism industry.
London - Research led by David Hess of the Robarts Research Institute at The University of Western Ontario has identified how to use selected stem cells from bone marrow to grow new blood vessels to treat diseases such as peripheral artery disease. It’s one of the severe complications often faced by people who’ve had diabetes for a long time.
Waterloo firm leverages its full-circle service for dairy giant Saputo
Waterloo, ON Local graphic services firm Brideau Design will once again be creating and producing the merchandising initiatives for Saputo Cheese (Canada) and their activation of their 'Official Supplier' status of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A quarter of the world's companies, and 40 percent in the United States, plan to freeze salaries this year, but employees in South America and India can look forward to robust rises, a global survey shows on Tuesday.
TORONTO - CNW Group and Leger Marketing shared a preview of comprehensive new research into the social media usage, views and habits of Canadian consumers and public relations practitioners. These summary results were announced at the mesh 2009 Web Conference.
OTTAWA Dr. Alain Beaudet, President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), along with CIHR’s Governing Council, announced last week the appointment of Dr. Anthony Phillips as incoming Scientific Director (SD) of CIHR’s Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction (CIHR-INMHA). This appointment was effective April 1, 2009.
Board, staff and clients rank as top fundraisers nationally
Wellington - Alex Robb is a client of Hospice Wellington. She is also a participant and committee member organizer of the Annual Hike for Hospice (H4H). Getting involved is one way that Robb feels she can give back to an organization that has helped her along her journey.
Landing that "dream job" is what makes all of us feel successful. However, the road to success only begins when you get the job; succeeding at work takes initiative and hard work. Showing investment and dedication to improve your professional growth and job performance can help lead to a promotion. Most importantly, with our current economic situation, it can help you keep your job.
HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), announced yetserday an investment of $7.9 million to fund eight new or renewed Canada Research Chairs in four universities in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador.
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