“We Remember Him with Pride”

U of T alum Walter Kohn rose above tragedy to earn a Nobel Prize in chemistry

Thora Gerow Mentored Hundreds of Nurses

The U of T alumna was one of the first nurse practitioners in Ontario, and advocated for the women in her profession her entire life

Bringing History to Light

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

Memories of Gull Lake

Why learning to survey is an unforgettable experience for University of Toronto engineers

Erik Spicer was a Great Librarian

He modernized Canada‘s Library of Parliament, then helped other countries to do the same

Bernard Etkin Helped Save the Apollo 13 Crew

The professor of aerospace engineering, a beloved mentor to generations of engineers, also helped develop the Avro Arrow and even checked the aerodynamics of Toronto City Hall

An Education

In 1940, Joyce Taylor graduated in physiotherapy – and soon set off to war

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