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Suárez tapped to lead non-STEM efforts

Suárez tapped to lead non-STEM efforts

Western professor Juan Luis Suárez has been named Associate Vice-President (Research), a position university officials envision proving unprecedented support for scholarship in the social sciences, arts and humanities, Research Western announced today.

Breaking down views of Drake on Twitter

Breaking down views of Drake on Twitter

During the four days following the release of Drake’s Views on April 29, Twitter has been flooded with the fans’ excitement about the new album.There were 3,828,931 tweets around Views in that period, most of them original tweets, not retweets, in what seems to be an...

Exploring the diffusion of Drake

Exploring the diffusion of Drake

‘Views’ is a cultural epidemic that has infected millions in just weeks, thanks to the power of Internet and the fact billions of people around the world are connected. Drake knows the laws that govern it.

Yutzu connecting the art world

Arianne Vanrell Vellosillo had a problem. As a restorer for The Museo Reina Sofia, a major museum of contemporary art in the Hispanic world, she needed to collaborate with fellow restorers and curators across hemispheres and languages.