“The Stars Are Aligning for Our Nation”

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

Battling a Health Emergency

Heather Johnston helps combat AIDS in Malawi as president of Dignitas

Anything’s Possible When Someone Believes in You

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

Literary Midwife

Eliza Reid helps writers deliver prose at her Iceland retreat

Everyone’s Campus Home

New warden John Monahan on the allure of Hart House

Roadmap for Life

Camilla Gibb’s new book, This is Happy, reflects on past moments and intense grief and joy

From Homework to Teamwork

For Anil Persaud and Cynthia Jairam-Persaud, meeting as first-years meant growing up together

At Canada’s Own Jurassic Park

George Jacob is fascinated with museums: and is heading the new Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum in Alberta

Film Translator

Anne Appathurai makes sure audiences understand foreign-language films – in less space than a tweet!

Photo by Anthony Warry

Surf Scientist

Rob Brander put his specialized knowledge at the service of Australian surfers, and now a grateful nation calls him “Dr. Rip”

Shelley Gautier Photo by Eric Thibault Canadian Paralympic Committee

Champion for Sport

Paracyclist Shelley Gautier competes for everyone with a disability

Photo: Kathleen McCarthy

Innis’s Cinema Paradiso

Innis College celebrates the reopening of Town Hall’s new state-of-the-art-theatre

Letters to the Editor

Rankings overload, debating the use of fur in clothing and the pros and cons of fracking

One Man’s Life in Solitary

Lisa Valencia-Svensson’s award-winning film aims to change hearts

UC’s Fireball Lit This Match

Travels together and adventures apart have created the perfect balance for Farrah Schwartz and Rob Manne

A Journey with Marco Polo

Benjamin Olshin’s map research suggests an unexpectedly connected 13th-century world

In Her Shoes

Like many women, Tanya Heath loved the look of high heels, but not the pain that went with them. So she created her own line — with removable heels

The Reluctant CEO

Arts grad Dani Reiss wanted to become a writer, then realized there was more than one way to tell a story

Designer at Play

A standing ovation for an award-winning chair

A Conversation with India

Nisha Pahuja’s documentary film about women becomes a force for change

A Creative Director for Toronto?

Jason Logan argues that what the city needs most are innovative, visual, urban design ideas

Forensic Engineer

Bob Banks trained as both an engineer and a doctor… and now he investigates plane, car, and even space crashes in order to prevent future accidents

World Changer

Katharine Hayhoe is one of the world’s top voices for climate action

60 Seconds With Yoni Freedhoff

This doc prescribes chocolate

A Medal for Mettle

Police Sergeant Jeffery Alderdice wasn’t sure how he’d react to the dangers of Afghanistan, but he more than passed his test of courage

Spreading Smiles

Johanna Schaeffer and Harold Isaacs brighten many lives through their volunteer work

A Bright Light

Dorrian Porter builds a monument to visionary Nikola Tesla in Silicon Valley

Writing for Rookie Blue

Total immersion in the world of television led Tassie Cameron to screenwriting gigs – and her own show

The Softness of Bodies

After a flood, a woman is haunted by the hundreds of fish stuck in her fence

How Do You Talk To Kids About Sex? There’s An App For That…

Child psychologist Jillian Roberts creates an age-appropriate way to educate children aged four to eight about their bodies

Championing Canadian Art

From the moment she arrived in Canada, Katerina Atanassova was drawn to the Group of Seven

Golden Glow

Alumna Laura Inward outclassed all competition in beach volleyball at the World Masters Games in August

Time to Talk

Helen Walsh has an answer to political polarization and crisis: genuine conversation

Flights of Peace

Antoine Pappalardo is the CEO of a Toronto-based airline that flies aid missions to many of the world’s hot spots

Grousing with Grace

Amy Fish understands the fine art of complaining. Here, she shares some tips to help the rest of us get our way

Taking Care

Mary Jo Haddad came to Sick Kids to look after ill children. As CEO, she helped nurse the whole hospital back to good health

Comic Book Hero

Peter Birkemoe went from engineering to running a comic book store

Urban Crusader

CivicAction CEO Mitzie Hunter is a champion for a better Toronto

Canada’s Most Wanted

Nathan Morlando brings the story of famed Toronto bank robber Edwin Boyd to the big screen

Eight Degrees of Education

Most people retire from higher education after a maximum of three degrees. Lorne Bozinoff went for eight

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