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Alumni in the News

Greg Aarsen

Mark Aboud

Vava Angwenyi

  • 22 October 2014 - Pillars Awards Africa - 2013 Winners and Finalists
  • 18 September 2014 - 106.9 The X - Western grad inspires future social entrepreneurs
  • 27 August 2014 - Share News - Kenyan entrepreneur to receive UWO alumni award
  • 9 July 2014 - Fabulafricana - Vava Coffee the story behind a “coffee story company”!!
  • 5 May 2014 - Stocktown - INDIE CITIES – Nairobi – Vava Coffee (Food & Drinks)
  • 3 May 2014 - NTV (Kenya) - Features : Women And Power: Vava Angwenyi joins the jet set riding on the coffee bean

Keith Barron

Simon Donato

  • 3 October 2014 - Huffington Post - 100 Miles of Wild: Madagascar's Limestone Labyrinth
  • 12 September 2014 - Auburn Journal - Media Life: Auburn filmmaker scores with real-life ‘Harry Potter’ quidditch movie
  • 11 September 2014 - Capital News - Gibsons runner sets the pace at Wine Country Half
  • 10 September 2014 - CNBC - New expedition will be first to map Madagascar's Limestone Labyrinth
  • 4 September 2014 - Rocky Mountain Outlook - Reed rocks Cascade Crest
  • 27 August 2014 - The Explorers Club - NYC - Public Lecture Series feat. Simon Donato
  • 14 August 2014 - Mountain Life Magazine - Mountain Lifer: Simon Donato
  • 21 July 2014 - Farm to Feet - Going Boundless
  • 1 July 2014 - Sports Illustrated - 'Boundless' Stars Paul Trebilcock & Simon Donato on Endurance Races
  • 17 June 2014 - Examiner.com - 'Boundless': Simon Donato and Paul Trebilcock set out to conquer the world
  • 23 May 2014 - Mother Nature Network - Follow a pair of adventure junkies as they compete in races around the world
  • 25 April 2014 - The Barrie Examiner - Hosts of TV show Boundless taking part in event at Horseshoe resort
  • 24 March 2014 - Triathlon Magazine Canada - Simon Donato Tries ITU Winter Triathlon
  • 9 February 2014 - The Globe and Mail - Why are elite athletes able to speed up when they see the finish line?
  • 3 February 2014 - Vega - About Simon Donato
  • 30 January 2014 - The Huffington Post Travel (Canada) - Exploring the Uniqueness of Namibia: An Unconventional Safari Experience
  • 22 January 2014 - Yukon News - Yukon Arctic Ultra gets television close-up

Shuman Ghosemajumder

  • 16 October 2014 - Bloomberg Businessweek - How to Protect Your Money From Cyber Attacks
  • 2 October 2014 - Hexis Cyber Solutions - How automation is accelerating continuous response
  • 24 September 2014 - Forbes - Why Startups Are The New Super Heroes Of Cyber Security
  • 22 August 2014 - CNBC - Android mobile hacks
  • 6 August 2014 - Bloomberg TV - Hacked: Russian Gang Said to Have 1.2B Passwords
  • 17 July 2014 - KDVR - Google has a plan to rid the world of cyberattacks
  • 17 July 2014 - CNN Money - Here's Google's plan to rid the world of cyberattacks
  • 20 March 2014 - Clickfraud.org - Google's Shuman Ghosemajumder Explains Click Fraud
  • 18 March 2014 - Entrepreneur - Is Your Cyber Security in Shape?
  • 25 February 2014 - Silicon Angle - Shape Security nabs additional $40 Million to take on bots
  • 25 February 2014 - Security Week - Shape Security Raises $40 Million to Help Fight Bots
  • 25 February 2014 - Venture Beat - Fighting malware with malware logic, Shape Security secures $40M
  • 20 February 2014 - Stanford Business - Shuman Ghosemajumder profile
  • 19 February 2014 - MIT Sloan Newsroom - Alumnus's new security company uses hacker tricks to evade attacks
  • 17 February 2014 - IT Pro - Stopping automated attacks with shapeshifting websites
  • 10 February 2014 - Motherboard - How the ShapeShifter Botwall Uses Morphing Code to Kill DDoS Attacks
  • 22 January 2014 - Dark Reading - Security Startups Take Shape Out Of Stealth
  • 21 January 2014 - The Register - Ex-Google, Mozilla bods to outwit EVIL BOTS with 'polymorphic' defence
  • 21 January 2014 - San Jose Mercury News - Buzz-laden startup Shape unveils security technology to cripple online fraud
  • 21 January 2014 - USA Today - Can Shape Security revolutionize Web defense?
  • 21 January 2014 - Network World - Start-up debuts 'shape-shifting' technology to protect web servers
  • 22 October 2013 - SC Magazine - Google launches Project Shield to defend sites against DDoS attacks
  • 21 October 2013 - IT World - Google unveils toolkit to stop online oppression
  • 27 September 2013 - The Wall Street Journal - How Advanced Denial of Service Is Raising Stakes in Cybercrime
  • 11 September 2013 - CNBC - Expert places finger on Apple's security code

Robin Goad

  • 9 October 2014 - CBC News - Avalon, Fortune Minerals shift focus to the south
  • 1 October 2014 - Mining Weekly - Fortune Minerals completes Revenue Silver Mine acquisition
  • 22 September 2014 - Mining Weekly - Fortune continues with Revenue deal, reports maiden mining revenue
  • 21 August 2014 - The Watch - Fortune Announces New Terms for Acquisition of Revenue Silver Mine
  • 20 August 2014 - Mining Weekly - Fortune secures $36m to complete Revenue mine deal on sweetened terms
  • 20 August 2014 - Proactive Investors - Fortune Minerals raising $36 mln to acquire remaining interest in Revenue silver mine on better terms
  • 20 August 2014 - Silver Investing News - Fortune Minerals Amends Terms for Revenue Silver Mine, Announces Financing for $36 Million
  • 25 June 2014 - CBC News - Fortune Minerals Nico project gets OK from land and water board
  • 17 June 2014 - Financial Press - From Project-Rich Junior to Producer Almost Overnight
  • 5 April 2014 - Global News Toronto - Proposed cobalt plant in Saskatchewan passes environmental study
  • 4 April 2014 - The London Free Press - Fortune could cash in on Tesla Motors project
  • 20 February 2014 - Global News Toronto - http://globalnews.ca/video/1161700/fortune-minerals-on-proposed-langham-plant

Michael Hyatt

  • 7 November 2013 - The Fulcrum - Telfer Highlights Student Advantage
  • 5 November 2013 - Canadian Innovative Exchange - “This recognition has helped promote BlueCat as a front-runner of global information technology innovation.”

Scott Jobin-Bevans

Christian Lassonde

  • 15 August 2014 - Financial Post - GridCure named Next 36’s 2014 Outstanding Venture
  • 30 May 2014 - The Globe and Mail - MaRS says election debate jeopardizing real-estate deal

Jon North

  • 15 September 2014 - Proactive Investors - Northquest climbs on 2014 drilling results from Pistol Bay gold project

Bonnie Schmidt

  • 10 November 2014 - CTV News - Canadian teens think science is fun, 'they're just not staying with it'
  • 10 November 2014 - CTV Canada AM - Survey finds students disinterested in science related jobs
  • 9 November 2014 - AM 630 CHED - Youth urged to seek more math and science learning
  • 9 November 2014 - iNews 880 AM - Learning advocate urges children to learn math and science early
  • 8 November 2014 - CTV Canada AM - Dropping math and science comes with a high cost, report finds
  • 6 November 2014 - Metro News (London) - Teens know science is important but still not interested: London report
  • 6 November 2014 - Metro News (Ottawa) - Let’s Talk Science wants kids to put money where mouth is
  • 4 November 2014 -  Sun News Network - Canadian teens know science is important, but not ready to make it a career: Poll

Michael Stanley

  • 30 May 2014 -Business Mirror - Mines Chamber tells Govt not to hike mine industry tax.

Rob Stewart

  • 29 September 2014 - Tribute - Rob Stewart wins International Eco-Hero Award
  • 21 August 2014 - The Burlington Performing Arts Centre - Experience a Revolution.
  • 28 July 2014 - Discovery - LIVE Tweet with Rob Stewart of Sharkwater.
  • 16 July 2014 - Vision TV - Znews: ideacity 2014 - Rob Stewart.
  • 16 October 2013 - Canadian Geographic - People: Rob Stewart
  • 16 September 2013 - CBC - George Stroumboulopoulos Show
  • 13 September 2013 - Tribute - Rob Stewart Interview - Revolution
  • 2 September 2013 - Scene Creek - Interview: Rob Stewart discusses Revolution, finding a solution and future projects
  • 23 August 2013 - Rabble Podcast Network - An interview with Rob Stewart, director of Revolution
  • 20 August 2013 - CBC Radio - Rob Stewart urges 'save the humans' revolution
  • 20 August 2013 - Global News Toronto - The Morning Show - Rob Stewart
  • 19 August 2013 - Black Sheep Reviews - THE BLACK SHEEP INTERVIEW: ROB STEWART (REVOLUTION)
  • 11 April 2013 - The Georgia Straight - Can Rob Stewart’s Revolution save the world?
  • 11 April 2013 - The Toronto Star - Rob Stewart’s one-man Revolution: review
  • 1 March 2013 - Toronto Life - Q&A: doc filmmaker Rob Stewart, of Sharkwater fame, on his plan to save the world

Pamela Strand

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Michael Hyatt, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of BlueCat Network

5 April 2013 - Tedx WesternU - Rob Stewart