‘He was enjoying his life’: Friends and colleagues remember U of O student Saeed Kashani

Saeed Kashani was only 29-years-old and in the midst of completing his PhD in chemistry at the University of Ottawa when his life was cut short in early January 2020. The Ukrainian passenger flight carrying him and 175 others was shot down by an Iranian missile, killing everyone on board.

Indigenizing the university: The need for a stronger indigenous presence on Canadian campuses

After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Aboriginal studies from the University of Ottawa, Rebekah Elkerton still wasn’t entirely sure with what she wanted out of life. After giving it some thought, Elkerton decided that she would return to university. In the fall of 2011, Elkerton began her new undergraduate career in the women’s and genderContinue reading “Indigenizing the university: The need for a stronger indigenous presence on Canadian campuses”