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Feb. 2, 2009

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Erase the Waste
University kicks off anti-waste campaign with new recycling bins and compost program.

Schulich students aim to pique the interest of engineers at Disney
Talal Sadek and Partap Rehill have come up with an interactive handheld device that guides the user on a virtual adventure while he or she waits in line.

Early parenting intervention may be key to preventing aggression in preschoolers
A new Faculty of Nursing study suggests that hostile or ineffective parenting has an immediate and sustained effect on childhood aggression up to six years of age.

Nominees announced
Students head to the polls Feb. 10-12. 

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Events

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7:30 p.m. Tolerance: Virtue or Vice?
  
Feb. 3
- Tolerance and “Fanaticism”
- Copyright vs. Community in the Age of Computer Networks with free software guru Richard Stallman
  
Feb. 4
- Urban Alliance - Unleash the Power
- Big Rock Lecture: Sex on Six Legs
  
Feb. 5
Black-Hole Risks: Is It Time to Think About Regulating Science?
  
Feb. 18-20
Growing Home: Housing and Homelessness in Canada conference