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Medical students Kisanet Kebedom and Ali Butt

Community of Support: How U of T's Temerty Faculty of Medicine is moving the dial on representation

October 14, 2022

Ali Butt was an unlikely future doctor in 2014. A child of immigrants whose family had hit sudden health troubles, he worked three jobs to pay for undergraduate studies in kinesiology at McMaster University.

Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine
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U of T to improve how campus safety services respond to mental health crises on its three campuses

October 13, 2022

The University of Toronto is working to improve how campus safety staff respond to students experiencing mental health crises – with improvements planned in key areas ranging from training and after-hours crisis... Our Community Campus Safety, Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Mental Health, St. George, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough

 The Purolator Urban Quick Stop is the home of a new multidisciplinary collaboration between industry, academia and government that aims to explore innovative solutions to the challenges of last-mile delivery.

U of T campus used as a living laboratory to study sustainable, 'last-mile' package deliveries

October 13, 2022

A partnership between the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Purolator and the City of Toronto has resulted in a new installation on the St. George campus: the Purolator Urban Quick Stop.

Our Community Cities, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering

Behind the scenes with the Black Research Network: Groundbreakers S2 Ep.2

October 12, 2022

How is the University of Toronto promoting Black research excellence and enhancing the research capacity of Black scholars across its tri-campus community?

Our Community Anti-Black Racism, Black Research Network, Groundbreakers, Institutional Strategic Initiatives, Faculty of Information, New College, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough, Women and Gender Studies
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U of T launches second fall-winter collection with OVO: Hypebeast

October 12, 2022

The University of Toronto and OVO are set to drop their second fall-winter capsule collection for students who want to showcase their pride in the university – with U.S. rapper and singer Lil Yachty brought in to help model the latest line.

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U of T ranked 18th in the world – and second among North American public universities – by Times Higher Education

October 12, 2022

The University of Toronto has been ranked among the top 20 universities in the world – and among the top two public institutions in North America – in the prestigious Times Higher Education World

Global Lens, Our Community Academics, Meric Gertler, Rankings, Research & Innovation, Times Higher Education

President Meric Gertler on the future of global research collaboration: Times Higher Education

October 11, 2022

Global research collaboration has been on the rise for decades, delivering positive outcomes for researchers and societies alike – but an unstable geopolitical landscape is now putting such partnerships at risk, says University of Toronto... Global Lens Global, Meric Gertler, Research & Innovation, Times Higher Education

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Study finds toothbrushing key to preventing pneumonia in ICU patients, leads to U.S. guideline changes

October 11, 2022

A study led by researchers at the University of Toronto and its partner hospitals has contributed to a major change in American guidelines for pneumonia prevention among ICU patients on mechanical ventilators. 

Breaking Research, Our Community Sunnybrook Health Sciences, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Global, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, Research & Innovation