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Forgotten voices: Meet three U of T historians who are changing our understanding of the past

November 27, 2020

Many historians attempt to give a voice to those who history has forgotten – but few earn a Grammy Award nomination for their work.

The New Normal with Maydianne Andrade (Ep. 12): Guest host Fiona Rawle on the pedagogy of kindness

November 27, 2020

When the pandemic hit, Fiona Rawle – a professor of biology and the associate dean, undergraduate at the University of Toronto Mississauga – was quick to analyze the challenges of remote teaching and learning and determine that a

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'Why don’t I just write?': Souvankham Thammavongsa on winning the Giller and her time at U of T

November 26, 2020

Souvankham Thammavongsa, an alumna of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science, recently won

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'Be the change you want to see': U of T grad Anowa Quarcoo is using tech to improve people's lives

November 26, 2020

Anowa Quarcoo gets bored easily – a quality she’s transformed into a great strength by using it as a signal to learn new skills.

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Hands-on virtual labs? U of T Engineering profs get creative with remote learning

November 26, 2020

A camera and a bottle of Gatorade were the key pieces of equipment for a recent virtual lab in Jennifer Farmer’s applied chemistry course.

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After being diagnosed with breast cancer, U of T alumna pushes for patient focus in research

November 25, 2020

As a former researcher, University of Toronto alumna Margaret Loniewska knows the thrill of discovering something new in the lab.

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U of T course explores urban youth languages – in Toronto and around the world

November 25, 2020

If you overheard someone saying they’ve been friends “for a minute,” would you assume they just met? If so, you may need to brush up on your urban slang. 

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U of T grad, current student named Rhodes Scholars

November 24, 2020

The University of Toronto’s Ikran Jama and Jeffrey Fasegha are among 11 Canadians to receive a Rhodes Scholarship to study at the University of Oxford next year.

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