The aim of the investigation was to elaborate on the preliminary findings by UTSC
by conducting a retrospective evaluation of the frequency of dropout among students at UTSC
and to evaluate the contribution of factors captured by the university's database to poor academic performance, dropout, and return to studies for the student sample as a whole and for the Canadian, immigrant, and international student subgroups, across time points.
D'Souza said that he had never seen so many current and former internationals take the field in Bahrain, with the winners, UTSC
, containing five current internationals, their veterans team all being former national players and several Bahrain teams boosting their local ranks with a number of overseas imports specifically for this tournament.
and Qatari Wanderers earlier made it to the final after respective victories over the Ministry of Interior and Kuwait Hockey with an identical score of 3-1.
Most Valuable Player award in the men's section was bagged by Manoj Abraham, UTSC
All Stars, and in the women's division by Juliet Johny-DPS Sharjah.
In another match, the UTSC
team featuring players from Oman and Dubai, defeated upcoming Bahraini team, the Daredevils, in a closely fought encounter for the third place.
Debaj actors played the Natives, Ypsilon actors played the Europeans, and UTSC
actors formed a chorus.
A group of environmental chemists at University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC
) have published research showing global warming actually changes the molecular structure of organic matter in soil.
Funding was provided by the Department of Biological Sciences (UTSC
), grants to MCBA from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC Discovery Grant), Canadian Foundation for Innovation, and Ontario Innovation Trust.
Display of skills Adam Raffi, a 9th standard student of ISWK is himself a member of UTSC
, won accolades from the huge spectators for his wonderful display of his skills, temperament and his ability to move with the ball freely.
The tournament saw all four teams namely UTSC
Muscat, Team Coorg Muscat, Team Coorg UAE and Sharjah Road Masters clashing with each other in the preliminary level, and the top two teams Team Coorg Muscat and UTSC
played the final.
Participating teams in the tournament representing the kingdom will be the Hungry Hamours, Wizards, Bahrain Hawks, Bahrain Falcons, Ministry of Interior and Young Stars Hockey Club and they will be facing international competition for glory in the shape of Doha Wanderers, Dubai Republicans, UTSC
Oman, Oman Veterans, Saudi Hockey and Kuwait Hockey.
Alison Jing Xu, assistant professor of management at UTSC
and the Rotman School of Management, conducted the study along with Aparna Labroo of Northwestern University.