ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 5

Your guide star to innovation U of Guelph, Left investing $2.13 million in RightMesh project to improve Northern connectivity  Left and the University of Guelph’s School of Computer Science have announced a $2.13 million partnership with non-profit Mitacs to put ... Continue Reading
ORION's Belt

ORION’s Belt: Issue 4

Your guide star to innovation Canada Has 'No Plan' to Bring Broadband to Rural and Remote Communities, Watchdog SaysIn a report presented to Parliament on November 20th, Canada’s Auditor General said that Canada has “no plan” to connect remote Northern communities ... Continue Reading
Our True North, Strong and Connected

Our True North, Strong and Connected

I read a stat the other day that says that people in the North have a higher incidence of mental illness including depression. I recalled one of ORION's Leadership Award winners, Dr. Allison Crawford, from the Centre for Addiction and ... Continue Reading
Hamilton Public Library

The future of libraries

Ontario’s libraries are about more than just books. With ORION’s help, they’re transforming into creative community hubs wired for the digital world.   The Hamilton Public Library (HPL) is more than a traditional library. That much becomes clear when you ... Continue Reading