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With a Student in Crisis, a Faculty Rallies

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In an instant, Emma’s hopes of becoming a nurse were dashed. Could she make the journey back?

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Strength in Numbers

Our first-ever Alumni Impact Survey reveals that U of T alumni are making massive social, cultural and economic contributions around the world

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Plan B: The Power of Reinvention

Scrapping everything and taking a fresh approach can be exhilarating. But sometimes change is not a choice

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With a Student in Crisis, a Faculty Rallies

In an instant, Emma’s hopes of becoming a nurse were dashed. Could she make the journey back?

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There Is No Magic Formula When Quitting an Addiction

By 28, I’d been arrested, convicted and kicked out of grad school. But it took me another two years to end my love affair with drugs

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After the Shooting, a Search for Salvation

U of T sociology professor Jooyoung Lee spent time with 40 people who had been shot to record how their lives had changed. Their stories are harrowing and instructive. This is just one

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What Does an Ethnographer Do?

The goal is to get “an intimate and authentic representation of the person’s life,” says U of T prof Jooyoung Lee

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Make No Mistake

Can a group of Toronto hospitals eliminate medical errors?

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Business Threats Can Arise at Any Time. Are You Ready?

It’s easy to say “be prepared.” Scouts learn it. Even Scar in The Lion King sang it. So why do executives so often avoid it?

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Ghost Effects

Social psychologist Michael Inzlicht launched his academic career on the study of “ego depletion.” His research suggested it was real. Then came doubts

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What Does It Mean to Replicate a Study?

Replication studies put researchers’ conclusions to the test by creating new versions of the original experiment

Blogs

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Blogs / Where They Are Now

Love Yourself First

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How do you foster greater self-worth and, in turn, help others? Nurture your inner foundation, says author and U of T alum Renu Persaud

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U of T’s 191st Birthday Quiz

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Test your knowledge of all things U of T in honour of the university’s 191st anniversary on March 15!

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Blogs / Eureka!

The Day the Stars Collided

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It was all hands on deck for U of T astronomers during a rare cosmic event that led to the first sighting of a new object

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Feature / Winter 2018

Plan B: The Power of Reinvention

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Scrapping everything and taking a fresh approach can be exhilarating. But sometimes change is not a choice

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Feature / Winter 2018

After the Shooting, a Search for Salvation

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U of T sociology professor Jooyoung Lee spent time with 40 people who had been shot to record how their lives had changed. Their stories are harrowing and instructive. This is just one

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