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'There’s definitely a romance about it': How letterpress printing made an impression on women writers

May 20, 2022

When Claire Battershill took part in the printing fellowship program at Massey College in 2009, she discovered its cast iron printing presses were far more than simply relics of a bygone era.

Our Community Faculty of Arts & Science, Gender, History, Women
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U of T Faculty of Law students delve into journalism, media law issues during Toronto Star 'externship'

May 20, 2022

From working with in-house counsel experts to advancing social justice initiatives and providing information about access to justice services at legal aid clinics, the University of Toronto Faculty of Law continues to... Our Community Student Experience, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Law, Journalism, Media

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U of T President Meric Gertler’s second term extended by two years

May 19, 2022

President Meric Gertler will have his second term as president of the University of Toronto extended by two years to provide continuity and stability in leadership as U of T emerges from the pandemic.

Our Community Governing Council, Meric Gertler
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Scarborough Charter event explores how Canada’s colleges and universities can support Black flourishing

May 19, 2022

Canadian universities and colleges that signed the historic Scarborough Charter are looking at ways to support Black flourishing across Canada.

Our Community Anti-Black Racism, Scarborough Charter, Wisdom Tettey, U of T Scarborough
a Black mother holds her infant child

First Exposure initiative provides critical resources for maternal, reproductive and child health in Ontario

May 19, 2022

The University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health is launching a groundbreaking network dedicated to maternal, reproductive and early child health.

Our Community David Palmer, Alumni, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Meric Gertler, Pregnancy, Research & Innovation

U of T prepares to celebrate the Class of 2022 at Convocation Hall

May 19, 2022

Graduating students will make a much-anticipated return to the University of Toronto’s Convocation Hall this spring as in-person ceremonies resume for the first time in two years.

Our Community Convocation 2022, Convocation Hall, Rose Patten, Indigenous, Meric Gertler
Daughter of the Tribe photo showing ancestral garments and hand gestures that mean "I sacrifice myself for you"

Alumna’s massive self-portrait, shot in her bedroom, selected to hang in U of T's Doris McCarthy Gallery

May 18, 2022

A massive self-portrait – nearly seven feet wide – will permanently hang at the University of Toronto Scarborough thanks to students in a unique course. 

City & Culture, Our Community Alumni, Art, U of T Scarborough
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U of T researcher reveals new insights on link between genetic mutations and biological evolution

May 18, 2022

From the longer-beaked Galapagos Island finches studied by biologist Charles Darwin – which enabled them to more effectively snatch insects – to the ability of some humans over others to digest milk, genetic differences that give organisms a... Breaking Research, Our Community Biology, Evolution, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga

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How U of T’s School of Cities is helping reimagine a Toronto fire station: The Globe and Mail

May 18, 2022

Matti Siemiatycki, director of the Infrastructure Institute at the University of Toronto's School of Cities, is on a mission to create development that blends residential, commercial and other uses in new and old buildings throughout the ci

City & Culture, Our Community School of Cities, Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Geography and Planning
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Researchers design 'socially aware' robots that can anticipate – and safely avoid – people on the move

May 17, 2022

A team of researchers led by University of Toronto Professor Tim Barfoot is using a new strategy that allows robots to avoid colliding with people by predicting the future locations of dynamic obstacles in their path. 

Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, machine learning, Research & Innovation, Robotics, UTIAS

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