Autumn 2016

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Feature stories on the devastating links between child abuse and physical health later in life, alumna Kirsty Duncan’s bold bid to attract more women into science, and dean Tiff Macklem’s global ambitions for the Rotman School of Management.

In This Issue

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Where did this misspelled moniker come from?

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The Art of the Deal

U of T Art Museum’s Barbara Fischer talks about the merging of two campus galleries – and what it means for visitors

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Brewed to a T

Using robotic technology, an engineering student lets tea drinkers create their perfect cuppa

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When Memory Fails

Understanding how we learn and make memories will lead to better treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, says Brain Prize winner Graham Collingridge