Healthy Minds

As U of T responds to a rise in mental health needs on campus, a powerful source of help emerges: students themselves

A New Strategy for Student Mental Health

Landmark U of T report calls for a “systems approach” to mental health on campus

A Canadian Hero for Mental Health

Twenty years ago, Michael Wilson witnessed the terrible impact of stigma around mental illness. He’s been working tirelessly to erase it ever since

A Life in Blue and White

From champion student athlete to UTSC’s principal: Bruce Kidd ushers in a new era at the university’s eastern campus

Goodbye to Cars!

U of T embarks on a bold plan to restore, renew and beautify the historic St. George campus

Who Are the Members of the Winning Team?

Meet the winners of the bid to restore, renew and beautify St. George campus

Letters to the Editor

The importance of solving traffic gridlock and a major lesson for budding journalists

Toward a Greener Future

U of T is an international leader in climate change research and teaching

Robarts Expansion to Begin This Spring

Five-floor addition will boost study and meeting spaces

Top-Ranked U of T

U of T places among the top in several international university rankings

Double Value in Being Green

Energy savings on all three campuses are good for the climate, but also leave more money for academic programs

Roy Ivor Hall

A U of T Mississauga residence is named after the Birdman of Mississauga

Contemplating the Cosmos

Thousands of spectators witnessed a double celestial phenomenon on the St. George campus

Poll: When Do You Start Studying for Exams?

Many U of T students prefer to cram before an exam

U of T Supports Syrian Refugees

The university will create 100 bursaries for students at risk due to war

War Child

Michel Chikwanine talks about his long, difficult journey to the African Studies program at U of T

U of T and MaRS to Host First Canadian JLABS

Partnership with Johnson & Johnson will support up to 50 local biomedical startups

At the Heart of a Great Campaign

Volunteers make immeasurable contributions to the university’s fundraising efforts

Bringing History to Light

Alumna Joan Randall helps bring historically important documents to U of T

Literary Detective

Phyllis Grosskurth was one of Canada’s best biographers, and one of University College’s first female English professors

In Memoriam: Andrew John Becker

U of T medical geneticist helped identify stem cells

On the Right Track

Prof. Eric Miller wants to use improved data – and more of it – to help cities make better transit decisions

Team Spirit

Adolescents who play team sports are less likely to experience mental illness later in life, study finds

The 6ix

Toronto’s new nickname popularized by rap star Drake

A Cut Above

A “black box” for the operating room is leading to improved training for physicians and better knowledge of surgical errors

Say What?

Knowtions aims to make translating complex scientific documents into any language faster and more accurate

Seeking Refuge

What can be done about the global migrant crisis?

Taking Off

You’ve heard of burlesque? Now, there’s nerdlesque

Muscle and Metal

How a unique U of T collaboration is making life better for a student with cerebral palsy

Space Odyssey

Rocket scientist Natalie Panek designs technology bound for Mars

Colombo’s Reach

Many of Singapore’s leaders are U of T grads, thanks to a unique scholarship

Waste Not, Want Not

Andrew White’s company not only cleans bio-gas, but also produces fertilizer

The Art of the Brew

Filmmaker Rock Baijnauth’s search for the perfect brew inspired Barista

A Stroll into Marriage

Diana Addeo and Yan Cote chose to seal their future together on Philosopher’s Walk

The Magic and Tragedy of Street Art

Alumna Fathima Mohiuddin takes her art to where the people are

A Life in Blogging

Kerry Clare reflects on how her online oeuvre has shaped her journey

60 Seconds with Ariel Garten

Calming the monkey mind

A Room of Their Own

U of T’s first women’s residences launched lively campus traditions

Category: Winter 2016