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UHN and U of T receive $24-million federal grant for transplant research

January 13, 2022

Researchers at University Health Network (UHN) and the University of Toronto have received $24 million to advance technology to repair and rebuild organs outside the body for patients in need.

Breaking Research, Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Toronto General Hospital, Research & Innovation, University Health Network

'A visual healing experience': Que Rock mural adorns John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design

January 13, 2022

The north facade of the building housing the University of Toronto’s John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design is now home to a sprawling work by multidisciplinary artist Que Rock, a member of Nipissing First Nation.

Our Community Indigenous, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Undergraduate Students
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Symptoms and traits of borderline personality disorder may run in families: U of T research

January 13, 2022

Family members of those with borderline personality disorder (BPD) show similarities in their brains and personalities­ – and even interpret some facial expressions similarly, according to a series of studies by researchers at the University of... Breaking Research, Our Community Mental Health, Research & Innovation, U of T Scarborough


‘If you have a dream, go for it’: U of T alumna lands job at Google by prioritizing herself

January 12, 2022

Marah Ayad believes in putting yourself first.

The alumna of the University of Toronto Scarborough’s management program is now a technical account manager at Google.

Our Community Alumni, Management, U of T Scarborough
Ronald Baecker

U of T computer scientist offers his take on how to prevent 'digital dreams' from becoming 'nightmares'

January 12, 2022

While the benefits and conveniences of the digital world are endless, Ronald Baecker also believes there’s a dark side to our obsession with technology.

Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Faculty of Arts & Science
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With gyms closed, online programs to keep U of T community fitness – and spirits – high

January 11, 2022

If you’re looking for ways to keep physically active despite the closure of indoor sport and recreational fitness facilities, experts at the University of Toronto have got you covered.

Our Community Coronavirus, COVID-19, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Fitness, Health
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Researchers study Milky Way's 'feeding habits' in search of clues about its origins

January 11, 2022

Astronomers are one step closer to revealing the properties of dark matter enveloping our Milky Way galaxy thanks to a new map of 12 streams of stars orbiting within our galactic halo.

Breaking Research, Our Community Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Milky Way, Research & Innovation, Space
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Female patients operated on by male surgeons more likely to die, suffer complications: U of T study

January 11, 2022

Female patients were more likely to die or experience complications after being operated on by a male – as opposed to a female – surgeon, according to a new study by researchers in the University of Toronto’s Temerty Faculty of Medicine.

Breaking Research, Our Community Sunnybrook Health Sciences, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, Mount Sinai Hospital, Research & Innovation, University Health Network

Universities are guiding light for Canada's recovery, President Gertler tells University Affairs

January 10, 2022

The pandemic has exposed new challenges for pluralism, diversity, and opportunity and universities must play a leadership role in tackling them head-on, University of Toronto President Meric Gertler says.

City & Culture, Our Community Diversity and Inclusion, Higher education, President Meric Gertler