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Centre for Refugee Studies: Call For Papers

The Centre for Refugee Studies Student Caucus is pleased to announce their rescheduled 10th Annual Student Conference for September 25th and 26th, 2015. The deadline for submissions for the conference "De-mythifying Forced Migration: Place, Temporariness and Access in an Era of (Im)Mobility" has been extended to August 21, 2015. View the full Call for Papers for […]

YIHR Pinwheel Challenge

The YIHR Pinwheel Design YIHR is challenging you to use your creativity, ingenuity and resources to reinvent our research theme pinwheel (see above). We love our current pinwheel but we are longing for a more interactive, eye-catching and versatile format that we can use digitally and/or in person for YIHR’s events and promotion. Paint it, sing […]

New Study

A new study (York Institute of Health Research) checked for pre-existing T-cell immunity to the H7N9 virus in the world population. They found that the aboriginal populations of Canada, United States, Mexico and Australia are more vulnerable to H7N9 infection than people of other ethnicities likely due to the latter’s increased exposure to other types […]