Winter 2008

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U of T Magazine edition Winter 2008

In This Issue

David Shore and Hugh Laurie on the set of House. Photo courtesy of Fox/Global

The House That Dave Built

How law grad David Shore took one misanthropic doctor, added a large dose of twisted humour and created the hit medical drama House

Nutrition in a Bottle

Food Engineering Group is creating a drink that will provide protein, vitamins and micronutrients

Urban Legend

Celebrated American academic Richard Florida heads up the new Martin Prosperity Institute at U of T

Thinking Big

Chief advancement officer David Palmer lays the groundwork for the next generation of fundraising at U of T

About Face

A popular social networking website is changing how students interact

University Blues?

Author Jeff Rybak talks about the educational system's flaws - and how students can play to its strengths.

Meet the Press

John M.Kelly Library is home to a 6,000-pound, hand-operated flatbed Reliance printing press