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Working to eradicate invasive species

UWindsor biologist Barbara Zielinski and team. From left to right: Front row: Gillian Hughes, Dr. Barbara Zielinski, Jenna Jones, Kaela Scott, Dr. Michelle Nevett.  Back row: Tina Suntres, Georgette Nader, Gianfranco Grande, Alexandra Zygowska, Karl BoyesUWindsor biologist Barbara Zielinski and team. From left to right: Front row: Gillian Hughes, Dr. Barbara Zielinski, Jenna Jones, Kaela Scott, Dr. Michelle Nevett. Back row: Tina Suntres, Georgette Nader, Gianfranco Grande, Alexandra Zygowska, Karl Boyes.

A UWindsor biologist and students use pheromone research to outsmart the invasive sea lampre, an eel-like fish in the Great Lakes.

Strategic partnership

Alan Wildeman next to Raptors logoUWindsor president Alan Wildeman welcomes a new partnership with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, which owns the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association.

The University of Windsor is the first education partner of MLSE.

Work-study job postings due by Friday

Ignite logoFriday, September 22, is the deadline for faculty and staff to post an opening to the Ignite work-study program.

Friday, September 22, is the deadline for faculty and staff to post an opening to the Ignite work-study program.

Leadership symposium inspires UWindsor student to give back

Youshaa El-Abed returned from the 8th University Scholars Leadership Symposium in Bangkok, Thailand motivated and ready to inspire others.Youshaa El-Abed returned from the 8th University Scholars Leadership Symposium in Bangkok, Thailand motivated and ready to inspire others.

Young. Passionate. Ready to take on the world.

University of Windsor’s Youshaa El-Abed recently returned from the 8th annual University Scholars Leadership Symposium in Bangkok, Thailand, inspired to step forward as a young leader in Windsor-Essex.

He was one of more than 900 students who took part in the week-long conference aimed at motivating the next generation of leaders working towards arising humanitarian issues.

German internship gives computer science student worldly experience

University of Windsor computer science student Jai Priyadarshi recently completed a year-long internship with German manufacturing company Schaeffler Technologies.University of Windsor computer science student Jai Priyadarshi recently completed a year-long internship with German manufacturing company Schaeffler Technologies.

A UWindsor computer science student has a lot to say following a year-long internship with a German manufacturing company. 

Jai Priyadarshi recently completed his placement at Schaeffler Group in Herzogenaurach, Germany where he worked as a software developer.

“For the first month, I had a couple of training sessions with my supervisor Dr. Andrei Degtiarev for better understanding the software I had to develop,” the 22-year-old international student said.

Campus gets early glimpse of Turtle Island Walk banners

Campus gets early glimpse of Turtle Island Walk bannersCampus gets early glimpse of Turtle Island Walk banners

The official dedication of Turtle Island Walk will take place on Thursday, Sept. 21, but the campus community got an early glimpse of the vibrant banners that will anchor the six prominent seating areas along the pedestrian thoroughfare this week.

The art featured on the banners is the work of First Nations artist Teresa Altiman who grew up on Walpole Island and draws inspiration from both the landscape and her indigenous heritage.

Children with ADHD in grades 4 and 5 sought for meditation program

UWindsor psychologist Carlin Miller says preliminary findings show children with ADHD can benefit from regular meditation.UWindsor psychologist Carlin Miller says preliminary findings show children with ADHD can benefit from regular meditation.

A UWindsor professor is looking to give children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder the greater self-control through meditation.

Psychology professor Carlin Miller is hosting the Mindful Living for Kids meditation program this fall and is seeking 24 to 30 children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in grades 4 and 5 to participate.

“School changes a lot for children in grades 3 and 4 and there are more expectations of independence,” said Dr. Miller.

Tours @ Leddy Library

Yvonne.Arnowitz@uwindsor.ca

Leddy Library is offering guided 20-minute tours of its facilities, resources, and services on September 19th, 20th, and 21st.

Library staff and librarians will conduct tours of the building, guiding both new and returning students through some key features and resources that the library has to offer.

The 20 minute tours are free and there's no need to register in advance.

Tours start in the lobby of Leddy Library at the following times:

Clinical psychology students set sights on year-long internship

UWindsor clinical psychology students Lauren O'Driscoll, Brie Brooker, Emily Johnson, Miche Monette and Ashley Mlotek are pictured on campus with professor Dr. Josée Jarry. UWindsor clinical psychology students Lauren O'Driscoll, Brie Brooker, Emily Johnson, Miche Monette and Ashley Mlotek are pictured on campus with professor Dr. Josée Jarry.

Doctoral students from UWindsor’s clinical psychology program are gearing up to complete the final leg of their exhaustive educational pursuits.

The one-year internship will be the culmination of six years of study, researching for their master’s thesis and PhD dissertation and more than 2,300 hours of supervised clinical practicums.

This September will see 14 students from the program fan out across the continent to begin internships following a highly-competitive selection process.