Pumpkin with online lock

Join the resistance: Protect yourself against cyber threats

The month of October is for harvesting, stocking up, and preparing for winter. A time when pumpkin pies and ghost stories go hand in hand. It should also be recognized as an important awareness month for something truly scary – ... Continue Reading
Bianca Wylie at Smart City Data Governance Lab

Lessons from the lab: Smart cities governance

As the internet of things grows in the modern world, we find that our lives are more connected than ever and with these growing connections the idea of a smart city is becoming increasingly real. In fact, the Ontario government’s ... Continue Reading
Creating memories and wonder in the classroom

Creating memories and wonder in the classroom

It looks like an ordinary classroom. There are chalkboards and posters on the wall; students sit at their desks, ready to learn. But what happens in Michael Leonard’s grade four classroom at St. John’s Catholic Elementary School in the Waterloo ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 9

Your guide star to innovation Government of Ontario cuts funding to artificial intelligence institutes; institutes adapt On May 19, The Toronto Star ran a story on the Ford Government’s cutting of $24 million in funding to two research institutes credited ... Continue Reading