August 25, 2016
Spark Centre, in partnership with the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Durham College (DC), have launched a new program aimed at helping small and medium businesses develop products focused on robotics and automation.
August 22, 2016
The campus community is advised the Region of Durham’s road widening project at Simcoe Street and Conlin Road will continue into the early Fall. The construction zone also includes the intersection at Conlin Road and Founders Drive. Commuters should be prepared for occasional traffic delays, particularly during peak travel hours.
August 18, 2016
Dr. Jennifer Percival, a researcher at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) is now examining is whether colour and shape can be applied in the business world to improve the efficiency of organizational workflows.
August 17, 2016
Recent media stories have reported on a human rights complaint filed by Hasbara Fellowships Canada against two organizations. Many of those media stories have reported incorrect information about the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. For the record, here are the facts about our respectful and diverse campus community.
August 15, 2016
Chemistry professor Jean-Paul Desaulniers of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology’s (UOIT) Faculty of Science has returned from a trip to Asia where he spent two weeks teaching in China and one week in Japan.
August 11, 2016
From how we communicate to how we make purchases, rapid changes in digital technology heavily influence our daily lives. It stands to reason then, that advances in technology can similarly influence how humans learn.
August 10, 2016
On August 9, 2016, the interim President of The Student Association at Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (the SA) posted a blog on the SA website indicating that, over the next three months, the association will perform a full organizational review.
August 05, 2016
In July, Dr. Hossam Gaber, a Professor with the university’s Faculty of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science (cross-appointed to the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science), was invited to Egypt to meet with four government ministers as the country prepares to bring nuclear power plant installations online.
August 04, 2016
A new agreement between the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and the Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB) will make it easier for international high school students to complete their post-secondary studies in Canada.
July 26, 2016
Big Data analytics have the potential to be a game-changer in how Ontario patients and families receive clinical health care services. The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) will contribute its Big Data expertise to a new Health Ecosphere Pipeline Project announced July 21 by Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario).
July 26, 2016
It’s not often that high school students have a chance to visit a university in another country, get a taste of post-secondary life and explore programs they are interested in pursuing. But 16 students from Bermuda High School (BHS) did all of this and more during their recent visit to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).
July 22, 2016
Since Pokémon Go officially launched in Canada on July 17, colourful little fictional creatures called Pokémon have been popping up on the smartphones of game-players, both young and old. It doesn’t take long to spot players; they’re the ones staring down at their phones as they walk around, visiting physical locations in the hopes of virtual-capturing one of these critters. Some Pokémon have even appeared on campus at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).
July 14, 2016
Known as a leading Canadian hub of research and programs in nuclear science and engineering research, the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) welcomed more than two dozen nuclear scholars from around the globe to campus in early July.
July 12, 2016
Long-standing campus partners Durham College (DC) and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) announced today a new Innovative Initiatives Fund that will support collaborative initiatives proposed by staff and faculty at both institutions.
June 30, 2016
Excitement was in the air June 1 and 2 as the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Durham College hosted the Special Olympics Ontario (SOO) Provincial School Championships basketball competitions at their shared campus location.
June 28, 2016
Students at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) have taken a 21st-century approach to aquaponics by designing their own unique symbiotic, self-contained system.
June 28, 2016
Benjamin Sainsbury, a Computer Science PhD candidate at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), has created software that trains surgeons to practice surgical procedures in a virtual operating theatre.
June 28, 2016
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) Energy Systems Engineering student Tom Ross teamed up with Joshua Eidelberg, a graduate of Algonquin College’s Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician program in Ottawa, Ontario, to launch Sustainable Engine Technology (SET) Inc. The duo is bringing on-board (in-vehicle) hydrogen generation technology to market, dubbed the After Market Combustion Enhancement (ACE) System, which can make the thick, smoky emissions of trucks and buses a thing of the past.
June 24, 2016
There’s an old expression that all politics are local, but sometimes you need to take the local to the politics.
That’s why this spring the Council of Universities (COU) took a different approach to research promoting research. Instead of waiting for politicians to visit researchers in their home communities, the COU sent researchers to Ottawa. The result was a one-day pop-up research park on Parliament Hill.
June 23, 2016
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has announced new funding for 16 researchers and four graduate students at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).
June 20, 2016
GO Transit will open four new rail stations on the Lakeshore East corridor line, including a station on the CP Rail line near Ritson Road, about one kilometre south of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology’s (UOIT) campus location in downtown Oshawa.
June 17, 2016
The much-anticipated opening of Phase One of the Highway 407 East toll-road extension makes it easier than ever to access the north Oshawa location of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).
June 16, 2016
A whole world of opportunity awaits dozens of University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) students this summer as the largest group in the university’s history embark on international exchanges. A total of 43 students will take part in study abroad opportunities with partner universities around the globe.