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How do you move? Post-secondary students asked to participate in regional transportation survey

October 17, 2019

For Karina Maynard, a master’s of planning student in the University of Toronto’s department of geography and planning in the Faculty of Arts & Science, the commute she makes to and from the St.

Our Community School of Cities, Cities, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Arts & Science, Geography and Planning, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation, Transportation, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough

This is U of T: Akwasi Owusu-Bempah on why he became an advocate for cannabis amnesty

October 17, 2019

Akwasi Owusu-Bempah calls the end of almost a century of cannabis prohibition “such a fascinating time in history.” 

Our Community Cannabis, Research & Innovation, Sociology, U of T Mississauga
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U of T’s School of Cities draws world's urban institutes to Toronto for global network workshop

October 16, 2019

The University of Toronto’s School of Cities is bringing together 25 urban institutes from across five continents for a first-of-its-kind workshop.

Global Lens, Our Community School of Cities, Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Geography and Planning, Global, Ted Sargent
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Breast cancer survivor involved in U of T 'prehab' study shares her story in Washington, D.C.

October 16, 2019

While most people understand the benefits of rehabilitation after an injury, the concept of prehabilitation might be less familiar.

Global Lens, Our Community Breast Cancer, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Global, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation
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Linguists at U of T use woman's diaries to track impact of cognitive decline over three decades

October 15, 2019

University of Toronto researchers specializing in language variation and change have identified a relationship between an individual’s use of language and the diagnosis of severe dementia.

Our Community Faculty of Arts & Science, Graduate Students, Linguistics, Research & Innovation

U of T, Vector Institute woo rising stars in machine learning field

October 15, 2019

The University of Toronto and the affiliated Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence have announced the recruitment of two rising stars in machine learning research as part of a continued drive to assemble the best AI talent in the world.

Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Arts & Science, Research & Innovation, Statistical Sciences, U of T Scarborough, UTIAS, Vector Institute
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U of T honours 'excellence and dedication' of more than 100 volunteers at Arbor Awards

October 15, 2019

When sisters Erika and Stephanie Savage learned they were among this year’s Arbor Awards recipients, there was no question the University of Toronto alumnae would attend the ceremony – even if meant flying from Lo

Our Community Rose Patten, Arbor Awards, Alumni, Awards, Black History Month, Faculty of Arts & Science, Innis College, Meric Gertler, New College, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough
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Margaret Atwood, a U of T alumna, shares Booker Prize for sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale

October 15, 2019

Acclaimed author Margaret Atwood, a University of Toronto alumna, has won the 2019 Booker Prize for her dystopian thriller The Testaments, her follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale.

Global Lens, Our Community Alumni, Awards, Faculty of Arts & Science, Literature, Margaret Atwood, Victoria College
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U of T's proposed geoexchange project on Front Campus is one of urban Canada's largest

October 15, 2019

With its expansive lawn flanked by heritage buildings like Convocation Hall and University College, Front Campus is the historic centrepiece of the University of Toronto’s St. George campus.

Our Community Climate Change, Landmark, Sustainability, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough