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ORION’s Rural Remote Advisory Group: Working to close the digital divide

Tackling Canada’s national connectivity gap Access to broadband has long been a global issue, disproportionately felt by those in rural and remote regions. According to data from Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada and the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ... 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
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Lessons from the Arctic Broadband Summit

Ontario has innovation talent to tout all across the province – yet so often, technology can help or hinder the progress. Broadband access – the backbone that nearly every educator or researcher relies upon – is a continual challenge to ... Continue Reading