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U of T graduate students explore COVID-19's impact on exercise among people living with cancer

July 2, 2020

Regular physical activity is key to helping people living with cancer improve their physical and mental health.

Our Community Coronavirus, Cancer, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Global, Graduate Students
Randy Lundy (photo at left) and Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm (photo at right)

Two award-winning authors to teach creative writing, Indigenous literature at U of T Scarborough

July 2, 2020

Two award-winning Indigenous writers have joined the University of Toronto Scarborough’s department of English. 

Our Community English, Indigenous, Truth and Reconciliation, U of T Scarborough
portrait of Vincci Lui

U of T librarian creates online resource to fight COVID-19 misinformation 

June 26, 2020

In the midst of the pandemic, experts are raising alarms about another public health threat: an “infodemic” of online medical misinformation and disinformation about COVID-19.

Our Community Coronavirus, Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Information, U of T Libraries
Portrait of Joe Wong in front of a bookshelf

Joseph Wong named U of T’s interim vice-president, international

June 26, 2020

Professor Joseph Wong has been appointed the University of Toronto’s interim vice-president, international, effective July 1. The appointment is for a one-year term or until a permanent appointment is made.  

Global Lens, Our Community Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Asian Institute, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, International, Meric Gertler, Political Science
Eric Etzler

U of T Mississauga grad discovers little-known parasitic fly is killing local crickets

June 25, 2020

A new University of Toronto Mississauga study reveals a dramatic, gruesome and deadly battle for survival quietly playing out on the campus fields. 

Our Community Biology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga
rendering of the exterior of the Instructional Centre II at UTSC

New instructional centre to be a hub for students at U of T Scarborough

June 25, 2020

A new building planned for the University of Toronto Scarborough will create a major student hub on the north part of the campus.

Our Community Health & Wellness Centre, Accessibility, U of T Scarborough
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U of T grad Dariya Darvin overcomes obstacles to become a top science student

June 24, 2020

Dariya Darvin may have achieved top marks at the University of Toronto, but she knows first-hand how challenging – and unpredictable – the path to academic success can be.

Our Community Convocation 2020, Graduate Stories, Faculty of Medicine, Geography, Mathematics, U of T Mississauga
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From Parliament Hill to Kim’s Convenience, prominent Canadians congratulate U of T’s class of 2020

June 24, 2020

Several prominent Canadians – from senior government officials to reality TV personalities – have extended their congratulations to U of T’s graduates, noting the significance of their achievement amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our Community Convocation 2020, Coronavirus, Alumni

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