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Fossil algae, dating from 541 million years ago, offer new insights into the plant kingdom's roots

September 22, 2022

Paleontologists have identified a new genus and species of algae called Protocodium sinense that predates the origin of land plants and modern animals and provides new insight into the early diversification of the plant kingdom.

Breaking Research, Our Community Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Research & Innovation
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‘We’re here for you’: How U of T is supporting students’ mental health – now and in the future

September 21, 2022

Students studying at the University of Toronto this fall have access to an expanded suite of mental health services and supports – with a focus on helping them successfully navigate their post-secondary journeys and... Our Community Presidential and Provostial Task Force on Student Mental Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Mental Health, St. George, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough


'Brilliant and exceptionally dedicated': Undergrads secure funding for research on community outreach programs

September 21, 2022

Maimuna Akhter and Maha Khan – both undergraduate students in biological sciences at the University of Toronto Scarborough – have come full circle.

Our Community Dalla Lana School of Public Health, U of T Scarborough, Undergraduate Students
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Every Child Matters Flag raised at U of T's Varsity Stadium in advance of Sept. 30

September 20, 2022

The Every Child Matters flag was raised at the University of Toronto’s Varsity Stadium this week in solidarity with Indigenous Peoples across Canada.

Our Community Orange Shirt Day, Centre for Indigenous Studies, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, First Nations House, Hart House, Indigenous, Truth and Reconciliation
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Experts create tool to help doctors avoid prescribing drugs to treat other drugs’ side effects

September 20, 2022

Medications are effective and powerful treatment options for protecting and advancing human health – but, if taken incorrectly, they can also cause harm, particularly among older adults who are taking multiple medications over long periods of... Breaking Research, Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Research & Innovation, Women's College Hospital


'A conversation catalyst': Play exploring gender, diversity and unconscious bias in STEM comes to U of T

September 20, 2022

Transformative artist and “recovering mathematician” Gioia De Cari is bringing her one-woman show to the University of Toronto.

Our Community Equity, Faculty of Arts & Science, Hart House, STEM, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough
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In photos: U of T commemorates Queen Elizabeth II’s life of service with ceremony at Soldiers’ Tower

September 19, 2022

The University of Toronto commemorated the life and service of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the day of her funeral with a ceremony at Soldiers’ Tower on the St. George campus.

Global Lens, Our Community Soldiers' Tower, Cheryl Regehr, Faculty of Music, Meric Gertler, Queen
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Exchange students from Ukraine share their U of T experience with CityNews

September 19, 2022

Two Ukrainian exchange students at the University of Toronto say they are thankful to escape the war with Russia and continue their studies in Canada,... Global Lens, Our Community Centre for International Experience, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Scholars at Risk, Ukraine


Is misinformation killing us? Author Timothy Caulfield to tackle the 'infodemic' at U of T event

September 19, 2022

Shortly after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a pandemic due to the coronavirus in March 2020, officials at the United Nations agency began discussing a different scourge: an “infodemic.”

Our Community U of T Mississauga

U of T event celebrating Rosalie Abella to bring together current, former international high-court justices

September 16, 2022

The University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law will celebrate the contributions of retired Supreme Court Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella, who served for 17 years on Canada’s h

Global Lens, Our Community Alumni, Faculty of Law, Global, Honorary Degree, University College