City of Ideas

Imagining Toronto’s future

Dropouts No More

An innovative program is creating a “culture of achievement” in Regent Park

The Birgeneau Years

For U of T president Robert Birgeneau, excellence and equity went hand in hand

Bench Strength

New interim president brings “impeccable credentials”

A Man with a Plan

Urban designer Robert Freedman wants to beautify Toronto

Little Wonders

Technology’s next big thing may be very, very small

Not So Gooey After All

Apocalyptic scenario of runaway nanotechnology unlikely, author says

Happy Trails

How mountain bike racing became U of T’s fastest growing sport

Team Clean

U of T mountain bikers remove a tonne of trash from the Don Valley Trail

Rad! I Went Endo on My Dual Boinger and Got John Boy’ed!

A not-so-definitive guide to mountain biking slang

This Great Good Place

We have accomplished a tremendous amount together

Outward Bound

U of T forges new links with the city

Cosmic Collision

Huge meteorite pierced Earth’s upper crust

Tobacco-Induced Lung Damage Now Women’s Issue

COPD outstripping breast cancer as cause of death of Canadian women

Controlling Crohn’s Disease

Researchers isolate gene associated with the condition

The Sound of Silence

New technology for cellphones filters out background noise

The Chronic Struggle with Anorexia Nervosa

Patients have high risk of relapse up to two-years after treatment, study finds

Home Alone

People are socializing less with family and friends at home, study finds

What the Worm Remembers

Environmental signals can facilitate or inhibit ability to recall a memory, study finds

U for Unique

For new provost Vivek Goel, shaping an up-to-date vision for U of T will be a priority

A Community Mourns Andrew Frow

Hundreds gather at memorial service for engineering student

The Simpsons in Scarborough

Husband and wife will head up new centre

Goddess on the Move

Astronomy buffs watch the Transit of Venus

U of T Choir Wins CBC Contest

Among other award-winners: three students place in top 10 in national physics exam

Singing for Her Breakfast

Staff member wins Cheerios vocal search

Terrence Donnelly’s “Nobel Factory”

$8-million gift will create post-genomic research centre

Two Decades of Blue Rodeo

Gift to Robarts Library chronicles band’s history

From One Bar to Another

Bronfman scholarship assists students in need

Kindling a Spark

Victoria College establishes professorship in honour of writer and activist June Callwood

Double the Money

Savvy investor leaves $1 million to U of T

Point, Click, Give

Donations web site makes giving to U of T easier

UTSC Campaign Surpasses Goal

Scarborough campus raises more than $130,000 from staff and faculty

Sex and the Single Guy

Actor David Julian Hirsh draws on his university experience to bring his TV character alive

Friends for Life

1920s grads found each other at Spring Reunion

Scenes from a War

Filmmaker finds Second World War footage at U of T Archives

Aga Khan Receives Honorary Degree

Mirvish family also awarded degrees at June convocation

Trivia Pursuit

Alum’s book of Canadian factoids contains six tidbits about U of T

Golden Boy

Cast of Walter Laidlaw was modelled in clay by artist Palmo Dolzelli

Category: Autumn 2004