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‘The entire country is on fire’: U of T’s Shahrzad Mojab on the uprising in Iran following Mahsa Jina Amini’s death

October 7, 2022

The tragic death of Mahsa (Jina) Amini in police custody has sparked protests in Iran and globally over suppression of women’s rights and state violence. 

Global Lens, Our Community Global, Iran, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
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Why some countries lead – and others lag – in the race to clean energy: Study

October 7, 2022

A new analysis published in the journal Science explores the politics that influence some countries to adopt cleaner sources of energy while others resist change, revealing

Breaking Research, Our Community Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Climate Change, Global, Political Science, Research & Innovation, Sustainability
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Students pack U of T's Hart House for discussion on democracy with Margaret Atwood

October 6, 2022

Hundreds of University of Toronto students lined up early to watch renowned author Margaret Atwood, an alumna of Victoria College, discuss the future of democracy with Randy Boyagoda, a writer and professor of Eng

Our Community Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Alumni, English, Faculty of Arts & Science, Margaret Atwood, Victoria College
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'U of T’s greatest strength is its people': International student Aamyneh Mecklai on the thrill of being on campus

October 6, 2022

Aamyneh Mecklai’s transition to student life at the University of Toronto was anything but straightforward, but she says she wouldn’t have it any other way. 

Global Lens, Our Community Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship, Rotman Commerce, Students, Trinity College, Undergraduate Students
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Changing spaces: Professors work with Elder, youth to create Indigenous garden in urban setting

October 5, 2022

Walking north along McCaul Street toward College Street in downtown Toronto, it’s easy to miss the narrow garden alongside of the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health building – a small sliver of green space surrounded by... Our Community Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Indigenous, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, St. George

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Four startups to watch from U of T Engineering’s Hatchery Demo Day 2022

October 5, 2022

From brain data software that simplifies neuroscience research to wearable technology that will protect older adults from fall-induced injuries, four student-led startups at the University of Toronto are moving closer to commercial viability. 

Our Community Blockchain, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Hatchery, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Arts & Science, Startups, University Health Network
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Researchers highlight the critical role of Ontario's primary care providers during the pandemic

October 4, 2022

Primary care providers have a critical role to play in the pandemic – and improving access to that care is key, say researchers from the Ontario COVID-19 Science Advisory Table.

Our Community COVID-19, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Unity Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Women's College Hospital
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'A great feeling': Fred VanVleet Scholarship recipient Abdullahi Hassan sits down with VanVleet, CBC

October 4, 2022

Abdullahi Hassan was in second-period accounting class when he was handed a letter and asked to read it out in front of his peers.

Our Community Academics, NBA, Rotman Commerce, Undergraduate Students

To help meet global EV demand, researchers develop sustainable method of recycling older lithium-ion batteries

October 3, 2022

A University of Toronto researcher has developed a new technique to help recycle the metals in lithium-ion batteries, which are in high demand amid surging global sales of electric vehicles.

Breaking Research, Our Community Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Graduate Students, Materials Science, Research & Innovation, Sustainability

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