Category: Globe and Mail

New test helps takes guesswork out of diagnosing concussions

March 12th, 2013 in 2013, Centers & Institutes in the News, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, Robert Cantu, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Robert Cantu, School of Medicine, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy

In some cases, you can tell immediately…

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Bonds in bank bonuses may be ‘important first step’

February 11th, 2013 in 2013, Frederick Tung, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, School of Law 0 comments

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Frederick Tung, School of Law

It’s no longer a matter of real dispute that something went badly wrong in the culture inside banks in recent years…

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“Not only does it change incentives, but it changes who is going to be attracted to those jobs. You could imagine some turnover, and essentially a different kind of person who wants that job.”

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Head injuries provide for an unsettling year in sports

December 24th, 2012 in 2012, Ann McKee, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Ann McKee, School of Medicine

As a volunteer trainer for her 14-year-old daughter’s rep hockey team, Beth Fleming has submerged herself in the ever-expanding pool of concussion research and head injury management protocols, and tried to spread the word…

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Surgeon calls for bodychecking ban in youth hockey

November 2nd, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, Robert Cantu, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Robert Cantu, School of Medicine, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy

A leading neurosurgeon called for better protection from head injuries for young athletes on Friday, as a research project involving 100 retired NFL players seeks a diagnosis for a brain disease linked to multiple concussions…

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The long campaign of Hillary Clinton

October 28th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Globe and Mail, Husain Haqqani, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

For a week every fall, America’s foreign-policy apparatus relocates to New York for the opening session of the United Nations…

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Return of the ‘Massachusetts Moderate': surprises from the U.S. presidential debate

October 4th, 2012 in 2012, Bruce Schulman, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Bruce Schulman, College of Arts & Sciences

Gleeful Republicans – who only weeks earlier channeled deep doubts about the Mitt Romney campaign strategy – rejoiced the morning-after at the Republican candidate’s strong performance during the first presidential debate held Wednesday night in Denver, Colorado…

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How to keep your retirement nest egg intact

September 27th, 2012 in 2012, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, School of Management, Zvi Bodie 0 comments

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Zvi Bodie, School of Management

It was a cruel summer for stocks…

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Five things Romney must do to beat Obama in the U.S. election

April 11th, 2012 in 2012, Bruce Schulman, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Bruce Schulman, College of Arts & Sciences

With Team Romney’s main challenger, Rick Santorum, out of the race, it’s time to pivot fully to a general election campaign…

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The secrets to throwing out all of your piles of stuff

April 5th, 2012 in 2012, Gail Steketee, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, School of Social Work 0 comments

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Gail Steketee, School of Social Work

Mountains of Vogue back issues. Yellowing newspapers, some still rolled up and coated in porch dust…

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Women full of excuses when it comes to finances

March 8th, 2012 in 2012, Globe and Mail, Newsmakers, School of Medicine, Thomas Perls 0 comments

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Thomas Perls, School of Medicine

Most best-selling personal finance authors choose to write books specifically for their female audience…

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