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Abducted women’s resistance against Boko Haram offers lessons in refusing indoctrination into terrorism: U of A researchers

Interviews with dozens of survivors reveal complex social and political factors in why some women fought back against their captors—and why others didn’t.

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Investing in innovators is its own reward for new chair of U of A’s ThresholdImpact Venture Mentoring Service

For Kristina Milke, success is measured by the growth of an entrepreneurial community that helps people achieve the dreams that drive them.

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DeepMind champions diversity in AI with new graduate scholarship program at U of A

Newly announced scholarships will support computing science students from under-represented groups.

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Research Highlights


Energy channelled by space weather favours the north, new study shows


U of A researchers discover one of our cellular building blocks acts as a gel, not liquid as previously believed

U of A oncology researcher John Mackey (left) and cell biologist Luc Berthiaume

Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study

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New website provides resources and peer support tailored to LGBTQ2+ cancer patients


Stop worrying and love the science, says U of A misinformation expert in new book


How parents can help their kids succeed at online learning

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A Joint Announcement from the University, NASA and AASUA

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Updated Notice materials from the Alberta Labour Relations Board

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