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Black high school students explore STEM fields via U of T program

May 7, 2021

Nearly 40 Black students from high schools in the Greater Toronto Area have been taking part in science workshops provided by science departments in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science.

Our Community Astronomy & Astrophysics, Black, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Faculty of Arts & Science, Mathematics, Physics, School of the Environment, Statistical Sciences, STEM
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'Empathy and strength': Ian Parker was an early accessibility advocate on campus – and beyond  

May 7, 2021

When Ian Parker began studying music at the University of Toronto in the 1970s, he could be forgiven for thinking the campus was an obstacle course.

Our Community Accessibility, Alumni, Faculty of Music
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U of T students, faculty create resource to help Scarborough seniors book COVID-19 vaccines

May 7, 2021

A new project by students, faculty and staff at the University of Toronto Scarborough is making it easier for seniors to register for COVID-19 vaccine appointments.

Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, U of T Scarborough, Undergraduate Students, Vaccines
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Community-minded grad returns to U of T Mississauga to support vaccine clinic

May 6, 2021

Reem El-Ajou graduated from the University of Toronto last year – just as COVID-19 was gathering steam. Now, she’s back on campus working to help bring the pandemic to an end.

Our Community Coronavirus, Alumni, U of T Mississauga, Vaccines
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U of T's Dalla Lana School of Public Health provides culturally safe vaccinations for Indigenous Peoples

May 6, 2021

Indigenous health experts at the University of Toronto are running a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for Toronto’s Indigenous communities – part of an effort to marry public health measures with culturally appropriate care.

Our Community Coronavirus, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, UTogether, Waakebiness-Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Indigenous, Vaccines
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U of T students team up with Children’s Book Bank to promote reading in Regent Park

May 6, 2021

One story told of a young dinosaur coping with her parents’ divorce, while another followed the trials of a worried mouse named Wemberly.

City & Culture, Our Community Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Mental Health, Student Life, Undergraduate Students
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To speed discoveries, U of T lab launches free library of virtual, AI-calculated organic compounds

May 5, 2021

Alán Aspuru-Guzik’s research group at the University of Toronto has launched an open-access tool that promises to accelerate the discovery of new chemical reactions that underpin the development of everything from smartphones to l

Global Lens, Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Chemistry, Computer Science, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Research & Innovation, Vector Institute
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In an effort to overcome hesitancy, U of T physicians lead Black Health Vaccine Initiative

May 5, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on racialized groups, with Black communities among the hardest hit.

Our Community Coronavirus, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Black, Vaccines
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With vaccines top of mind, U of T brings together experts to address Canada's biomanufacturing gaps

May 4, 2021

The University of Toronto is bringing together researchers, pharmaceutical innovators and government partners to address gaps in Canada’s biomanufacturing ecosystem and discuss solutions for public health challenges such as COVID-19.

Our Community Coronavirus, Biomedical Innovation, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Research & Innovation, Vaccines

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