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Canada’s Top Comprehensive University 2018: Simon Fraser

With a focus on interdisciplinary research, SFU ranks as one of Canada’s top universities for producing research that makes an impact in the real world, and was lauded by Times Higher Education World University Rankings as one of four Canadian schools that excel in tech programs such as engineering. Case in point: researchers at the School of Computing Science recently teamed with Disney Research to develop an algorithm that can predict movie-goers’ facial expressions, which could be used to make animation look more realistic.

Stop à la stigmatisation des talents dans les banlieues !

Retrouvez l'article d'Annabelle Baudin dans son intégralité sur Medium !

" Dans un monde où les opinions se radicalisent et où le lien social se délite, les initiatives concrètes de valorisation d’une jeunesse souvent catégorisée, font cruellement défaut. Artiste et acteur de l’innovation sociale, Stéphane de Freitas permet aux jeunes de banlieue de prendre la parole, de se faire entendre et trouver leur « voix» (...) "

Danica Straith – Interim Ashoka U Director

Interim Ashoka U Canada Director, Danica Straith has an ambitious goal: to make changemaking education the new normal in Canada. She is one among many in a national network of change leaders putting social innovation at the forefront of higher education.

4 Evolutions in Social Innovation Education Happening Now and the 4 Evolutions to Come

 Four key evolutions of social innovation education that Ashoka U has observed from our 30 Changemaker Campuses and our global network of 150 colleges and universities advancing social innovation.