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Iako Patton in front of Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli

'I had to pave the path for myself': Iakoiehwáhtha Patton on being named a Rhodes Scholar

November 24, 2022

Iakoiehwáhtha Patton, a fourth-year art history student at the University of Toronto and member of the Kanien'kehá:ka First Nations community in Quebec, was caught off guard when she found out she was headed to the University of O

Global Lens, Our Community Anthropology, Art History, Faculty of Arts & Science, Indigenous, Rhodes Scholar, Undergraduate Students, Victoria College
canada geese fly over a wetland during sunset

U of T researcher to lead $10-million project to study wetlands' role in combating climate change

November 23, 2022

It’s difficult to overstate the importance of wetlands. They provide habitat for wildlife, filtration for water and play a role in protecting us from drought.

Our Community Climate Change, Research & Innovation, Sustainability, U of T Scarborough
rotting corn in a field caused by disease

Sophisticated genomics could give food crops an edge in the arms race against pathogens

November 23, 2022

In every farmer’s field, there’s a war going on between crops and a host of bacterial and fungal invaders that cost the global economy more than $220 billion annually.

Our Community Research & Innovation

With a focus on the connectedness of cultures, researchers aim to revitalize the global humanities

November 23, 2022

Two University of Toronto Mississauga professors are uniting scholars across the globe in an effort to answer the question: What should humanistic research look like in a post-pandemic world?

Our Community Connaught Global Challenge Award, Humanities, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga

U of T pharmacy and public health faculties partner to strengthen pharmacists’ role in health system

November 22, 2022

The University of Toronto’s Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, along with Shoppers Drug Mart, have announced a new collaboration to study how pharmacists

Our Community Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Health, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Research & Innovation
a woman rubs pink powder on a man during a party celebrating the holi Indian festival

A big, boxy part of Canada's heritage: The untold story of Toronto's suburban banquet halls

November 21, 2022

In the Greater Toronto Area, the phrase “heritage building” might bring to mind a Georgian mansion or a pre-Confederation church. But as Sneha Mandhan’s work reveals, it may be time to add banquet hall to the list. 

City & Culture, Our Community Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Geography and Planning, Graduate Students

Flu, COVID-19 and more: Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy expert on the importance of getting vaccinated

November 21, 2022

With the arrival of respiratory virus season and ongoing circulation of the virus that causes COVID-19, a University of Toronto expert says getting vaccinated is one of the best things people can do to protect themselves and others who may be... Our Community COVID-19, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, St. George, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough, Vaccines

aerial view of the inside of the World Cup stadium in Doha, Qatar

Beyond the pitch: U of T's Simon Darnell on the controversies swirling around the World Cup in Qatar

November 21, 2022

FIFA’s World Cup, the greatest show in soccer and one of the biggest sporting events on the planet, kicked off Sunday in Qatar.

Global Lens, Our Community Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Global, Sport