“The Stars Are Aligning for Our Nation”

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

Mx

New honorific is for people who don’t want to reveal their gender

Those Things We Do

Relive some of the wonderful, and occasionally weird, traditions that happen only at U of T

Chair for Investor Rights Seeks Better Protections for Canadians

A gift from the Honourable Hal Jackman establishes the J.R. Kimber Chair at the Faculty of Law

Cooling Off

Will the Paris climate accord succeed where Kyoto didn’t?

Reading Room

New law library bridges rich history and a bright future

Champion for Human Rights

Renu Mandhane will shape the province as Ontario’s newest Human Rights Commissioner

U of T’s World Wide Web: Online Exclusives

Read four stories that don’t appear in our print issue about students and scholars who are working with colleagues around the world

Elementary, My Dear Watson

Computer science students are developing a legal application for IBM’s Jeopardy-winning computer as part of $100,000 contest

Illustration by Stéphane Poirier

The Bully Who is Everywhere

The Internet makes it easy to be mean. No wonder cyberbullying among teens has everyone worried.

In Memoriam: Joan Lax

Joan Lax made her mark in a male-dominated profession

Hot Tubbing

In the world of law, hot tubbing is a common practice

Patent Wars

Intellectual property rights are intended to foster innovation. But could they actually be stifling it?

Moot Point

Practising courtroom skills was a lot more fun in the days of student pranks

Illustration by Hariri Pontarini Architects

Building a Bright Legal Future

Faculty of Law launches a $53-million campaign

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Politics and the One Per Cent

What effect will unlimited corporate spending have on the U.S. election?

Photo by Cindy Blazevic

Rights of Girls and Women

Law student Meghan Lindo worked in Kenya to seek justice for victims of sexual assault

Scales of Justice

Law Gets Down to Business

New global law degree is designed for execs who can’t take time off work

Illustration by Yarek Waszul

A Cure for Red Tape

Instead of fighting bureaucratic inefficiency, why not go around it?

Illustration by Brett Ryder

The Next Big Idea

Ten concepts that could shape the future: from digital credentials to safer drugs to DNA-tailored diets and more

Photo: Getty Images, Stephen Trussler

The Lives of Animals

Most animals raised for food in Canada live on industrial sites where they never go outdoors. Under our laws, this is perfectly legal, but is it ethical?

Illustration by Graham Roumieu

Birthright Lottery

Why should the accidental circumstances of birth confer almost unlimited opportunity to some and condemn others to a life of struggle?

Photo by Lee Towndrow

Women in Law

Some women leave the legal profession to raise a family. A new Faculty of Law program helps them return

Heavens Above

The ceiling in Flavelle House is a great example of art nouveau

One Person, Half a Vote?

Ontario, Alberta and B.C. being shortchanged in Parliament, study finds

Fostering Leaders in Law

Gift from former chairman of Blake, Cassels & Graydon’s, creates scholarships for engineering and law

Making Law Accessible

Barrier-free classroom opens at U of T law school

Private Practice and the Public Purse

“We need to rethink the scope of out public health-care system,” says law prof

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