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The Hidden Epidemic

Prof. Esme Fuller-Thomson researches the devastating effects of child abuse on health. Now she wants to ensure all survivors get the help they need

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Is Child Abuse Linked to Cancer?

Chances of developing health problems are greater for childhood abuse survivors

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Bringing Science Back

Can alumna Kirsty Duncan rejuvenate Canadian discovery and innovation?

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On Being a Woman in Science

Canada’s minister of science Kirsty Duncan wrote about her experiences as a young scientist in Hunting the 1918 Flu

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Scaling Up

Tiff Macklem helped steer the Bank of Canada through the financial crisis, making it the envy of its global peers. Now, he aims to place the Rotman School among the world’s best

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Joseph Rotman Was One of U of T’s Greatest Champions

The business visionary offered U of T not just donations but ideas and leadership

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“Take Your Best Shot!” 2016 Photo Contest Winners

Dozens of superb entries from around the world, few easy decisions for the judges

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The Globally Engaged University

An international strategy to build on U of T’s distinctive strengths

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Feedback!

Fan tweets for U of T alum Jonathan Sun, a word about “transgenderism,” and kudos for our summer cover story

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An Historic Investment in Canadian Science and Innovation

$190 million will be spent upgrading U of T’s research labs

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Rainbow Connection

U of T was decked out in bright colours in June to celebrate Pride

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The Inner Lives of Gang Members

Professor Randol Contreras spends time with the Maravilla in Los Angeles

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Skule

Where did this misspelled moniker come from?

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A Mystery Intruder at UTM?

A new mobile game helps orient first-year students to the Mississauga campus

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Poll: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

U of T students typically know at least two. That’s deux, dos, or dois

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Helping Undergrads Refine Their Skills

New feedback tools from engineering will help students home in on weaknesses – and strengths

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“The Oldest Profession in Canada”

Students in Laurie Bertram’s class explore a history that’s often hidden

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The Art of the Deal

U of T Art Museum’s Barbara Fischer talks about the merging of two campus galleries – and what it means for visitors

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Revitalizing University College

Leslie Noble donates $50K to the UC restoration project

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Alumnus Leaves Landmark $20-million Bequest to U of T Engineering

Hart Professorships will boost early-career research and more

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Hungry for Hazardous Waste

How pollution-eating microbes could help clean up toxic sites

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Investigating Media Bias

Visible minority political candidates get short shrift from newspapers, study finds

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Vertical Forest

Can skyscraper condos be turned into lush green spaces?

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The Risk of Innovating First

How should companies respond to technological disruption?

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Introduction to The Disruption Dilemma

Professor Joshua Gans makes a case for disruption with Encyclopaedia Britannica

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Brewed to a T

Using robotic technology, an engineering student lets tea drinkers create their perfect cuppa

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When Memory Fails

Understanding how we learn and make memories will lead to better treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, says Brain Prize winner Graham Collingridge

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Know Thy Selfie

Think you take great pics of yourself? Think again

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The Cost of “Painless” Payment

Making purchases by card and smartphone instead of cash changes our perception of value — and that could spell trouble for consumers

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“The Stars Are Aligning for Our Nation”

Margaret Froh is the first woman to lead the Métis Nation of Ontario

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Pop-up Bike Lanes and Other Bright Ideas

How Robin Mazumder is helping to build better cities

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Battling a Health Emergency

Heather Johnston helps combat AIDS in Malawi as president of Dignitas

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A Tale of Two Rodeo Stars

Brendan Bowles explores the nature of friendship in his award-winning story

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Anything’s Possible When Someone Believes in You

A tough-but-fair professor allowed this alumna to thrive in engineering

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Build It and They Will Come

A whole house made out of toy bricks? Kids of all ages love this anthropology grad’s designs

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An Uncomfortable Truth

U of T grad Shawn Ahmed has felt firsthand how religious beliefs can lead to discrimination

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60 Seconds with David Sugarman

Ontario Science Centre guy gets a charge out of explaining the natural world

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Carl Mitchell’s Outstanding Service

Former president of the U of T Alumni Association has left a lasting impact

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In Memoriam: Paula Goering

This U of T alum and prof helped people grappling with mental illness and homelessness

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

The Soldiers’ Tower carillon creates a unique U of T soundscape

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The Hidden Epidemic

Prof. Esme Fuller-Thomson researches the devastating effects of child abuse on health. Now she wants to ensure all survivors get the help they need

recent post image

An Uncomfortable Truth

U of T grad Shawn Ahmed has felt firsthand how religious beliefs can lead to discrimination

recent post image

Know Thy Selfie

Think you take great pics of yourself? Think again

recent post image

“Take Your Best Shot!” 2016 Photo Contest Winners

Dozens of superb entries from around the world, few easy decisions for the judges

recent post image

Scaling Up

Tiff Macklem helped steer the Bank of Canada through the financial crisis, making it the envy of its global peers. Now, he aims to place the Rotman School among the world’s best

recent post image

Bringing Science Back

Can alumna Kirsty Duncan rejuvenate Canadian discovery and innovation?

recent post image

Carl Mitchell’s Outstanding Service

Former president of the U of T Alumni Association has left a lasting impact

recent post image

The Cost of “Painless” Payment

Making purchases by card and smartphone instead of cash changes our perception of value — and that could spell trouble for consumers

recent post image

Pop-up Bike Lanes and Other Bright Ideas

How Robin Mazumder is helping to build better cities

recent post image

The Inner Lives of Gang Members

Professor Randol Contreras spends time with the Maravilla in Los Angeles

recent post image

Hungry for Hazardous Waste

How pollution-eating microbes could help clean up toxic sites

recent post image

The Globally Engaged University

An international strategy to build on U of T’s distinctive strengths

recent post image

“The Stars Are Aligning for Our Nation”

Margaret Froh is the first woman to lead the Métis Nation of Ontario

recent post image

Feedback!

Fan tweets for U of T alum Jonathan Sun, a word about “transgenderism,” and kudos for our summer cover story

recent post image

The Risk of Innovating First

How should companies respond to technological disruption?

recent post image

Joseph Rotman Was One of U of T’s Greatest Champions

The business visionary offered U of T not just donations but ideas and leadership

recent post image

Brewed to a T

Using robotic technology, an engineering student lets tea drinkers create their perfect cuppa

recent post image

Skule

Where did this misspelled moniker come from?

recent post image

An Historic Investment in Canadian Science and Innovation

$190 million will be spent upgrading U of T’s research labs

recent post image

For Whom the Bell Tolls

The Soldiers’ Tower carillon creates a unique U of T soundscape

recent post image

In Memoriam: Paula Goering

This U of T alum and prof helped people grappling with mental illness and homelessness

recent post image

Battling a Health Emergency

Heather Johnston helps combat AIDS in Malawi as president of Dignitas

recent post image

The Art of the Deal

U of T Art Museum’s Barbara Fischer talks about the merging of two campus galleries – and what it means for visitors

recent post image

A Mystery Intruder at UTM?

A new mobile game helps orient first-year students to the Mississauga campus

recent post image

Poll: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

U of T students typically know at least two. That’s deux, dos, or dois

recent post image

When Memory Fails

Understanding how we learn and make memories will lead to better treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, says Brain Prize winner Graham Collingridge

recent post image

A Tale of Two Rodeo Stars

Brendan Bowles explores the nature of friendship in his award-winning story

recent post image

Vertical Forest

Can skyscraper condos be turned into lush green spaces?

recent post image

Is Child Abuse Linked to Cancer?

Chances of developing health problems are greater for childhood abuse survivors

recent post image

“The Oldest Profession in Canada”

Students in Laurie Bertram’s class explore a history that’s often hidden

recent post image

Build It and They Will Come

A whole house made out of toy bricks? Kids of all ages love this anthropology grad’s designs

recent post image

Anything’s Possible When Someone Believes in You

A tough-but-fair professor allowed this alumna to thrive in engineering

recent post image

On Being a Woman in Science

Canada’s minister of science Kirsty Duncan wrote about her experiences as a young scientist in Hunting the 1918 Flu

recent post image

60 Seconds with David Sugarman

Ontario Science Centre guy gets a charge out of explaining the natural world

recent post image

Introduction to The Disruption Dilemma

Professor Joshua Gans makes a case for disruption with Encyclopaedia Britannica

recent post image

Revitalizing University College

Leslie Noble donates $50K to the UC restoration project

recent post image

Alumnus Leaves Landmark $20-million Bequest to U of T Engineering

Hart Professorships will boost early-career research and more

recent post image

Helping Undergrads Refine Their Skills

New feedback tools from engineering will help students home in on weaknesses – and strengths

recent post image

Investigating Media Bias

Visible minority political candidates get short shrift from newspapers, study finds

recent post image

Rainbow Connection

U of T was decked out in bright colours in June to celebrate Pride

Category: Autumn 2016