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Cancer Research, not just a numbers game

by Meredith Dault - May 01, 2011

PhD candidate, Jamaica Cass PhD student Jamaica Cass once thought she wanted to be a veterinarian. That’s why, when she graduated from high school, she headed to Guelph to pursue a degree in biology. “But I changed my mind very early,” she laughs, thinking back. At ...

Doug looked for a sign to point him in the right direction

by Deborah Melman-Clement - Mar 01, 2011

Doug Richardson When Doug Richardson was an undergrad trying to decide what to do with his life, he looked for a sign that would point him in the right direction. When that sign came, and it was anything but subtle.   Richardson  had been studying in...

Transdisciplinary Training Program - Cancer Research Institute

by Meredith Dault - Feb 26, 2011

Vikki Ho & Jessica Cockburn   For PhD candidates Jess Cockburn and Vikki Ho, the reasons for taking an interdisciplinary approach to research are clear. “Aside from the innate fact that this is where all research is going, I think everyone is starting ...