Heart & Soul

Alumni, like the 30 profiled here, have given to the campaign for diverse reasons. No matter what cause they support, their help serves one central purpose — nurturing students

The Real Backbone

Alumni and friends are providing the solid support that the university will need in the future

The Banker’s Tale

Tony Comper is a lover of Chaucer. When he set out on his personal pilgrimage, it brought him full circle — back to U of T to chair its campaign

Fertile Foundations

After 30 years of flat growth, new buildings are beginning to pop up all over

A Matter of Degree

Endowing graduate student assistance will ensure that U of T can compete for stellar doctoral students, like the four profiled here

Seats of Power

U of T will establish 271 Canada Research Chairs over the next five years, and some of them will be secured in perpetuity

Stay Tuned

The spirit of Edward S. Rogers Sr. is energizing a new wave in communications

A Driving Force

The R. Samuel McLaughlin Centre will fuel genetic solutions for the prevention and treatment of disease

Great Expectations

With a new billion-dollar campaign goal, the only way for U of T is up

Freedom 60?

Seniors benefit from public programs when retiring between the ages 60 and 61

Speedy Little Old Fossil

Oldest known fossil of a two-footed, running creature

Resourceful Device

Risk and expense of extensive drilling not required with new energy sourcing device

Alzheimer’s Vaccine?

Study by researchers in the Faculty of Medicine

C-sections Safest For Breech Births

New study comparing planned c-sections with planned vaginal births

Broadcasting Live from U of T

U of T hosts four-part series on globalization broadcast live by TVOntario

We’re Still Number 1

U of T is tops again in medical/doctoral category of Maclean’s Canadian universities rankings

Ian Manners Wins Steacie Prize

Awards for U of T faculty

Knee-deep in Olympic champions

U of T athletes on the podium

Architectural Awards for UTM

City of Mississauga 2000 Urban Design Award of Excellence

Pachter Moose Takes Up Residence

Art gift to Graduate House residence

The Burger King and the Prime Minister

Scholarship established scholarship in honour of favourite Canadian PM

Mixing Business with Volunteerism

MBA entrance award established for the voluntary sector

Chair Named for Frank Gehry

$2-million endowment supports International Visiting Chair in Architectural Design

Musical Chairs

Event raises funds for the purchase of 30 to 35 ergonomic chairs

Canadian Army University Course

Members of program for servicemen remain connected to
U of T

Valued Volunteer

Remembering Hiles Carter

The History of the Skule

Book looks back on the history of the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering

Hummel Named to Order of Canada

In other award news, curator Ydessa Hendeles receives an honorary degree

Royal Gems

Commemorating the 85th anniversary of the founding of Victoria College

Category: Winter 2001