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U of T’s Vivek Goel named next president and vice-chancellor of University of Waterloo

November 17, 2020

Vivek Goel, a renowned public health expert who served six years at the head of the University of Toronto’s research division, is leaving U of T to become... Our Community Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Meric Gertler, Vivek Goel

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Researchers at U of T, McMaster study COVID-19 testing protocols for arriving international travellers

November 17, 2020

McMaster HealthLabs, a COVID-19-focused non-profit organization associated with researchers at McMaster University, the Research Institute of St.

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U of T alumnus Derrick Rossi 'proud' to play role in promising COVID-19 vaccine: Toronto Star

November 17, 2020

The development of a promising COVID-19 vaccine candidate by Cambridge Mass.-based Moderna might not have been possible without novel research carried out by University of Toronto alumnus and stem cell biologist Derrick Rossi,

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Virginia Isaac, a U of T Social Work grad, is helping Nunavut residents quarantine during COVID-19

November 17, 2020

Virginia Isaac, a community social worker with the Government of Nunavut, is working out of Ottawa these days as she supports returning residents who must complete a 14-day quarantine in the territory’s isolation

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A dean’s world tour: Christopher Yip checks in with U of T Engineering students around the globe

November 16, 2020

Christopher Yip, the dean of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, recently took a trip – virtually – around the world. 

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U of T launches first-ever student diversity census to identify barriers to student success

November 16, 2020

The University of Toronto is launching a new initiative to support its commitment to advance student equity and accurately represent its diverse community.

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U of T community members isolating, precautions taken after four test positive for COVID-19 

November 15, 2020

Toronto Public Health has linked four cases of COVID-19 to an informal, close-contact athletic activity on the University of Toronto’s St. George campus. 

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President Meric Gertler invites graduating students, family and friends to U of T's fall convocation

November 13, 2020

Students who are graduating from the University of Toronto this fall are “an inspiration to us all” and the U of T community is looking forward to celebrating their impressive achievements, President Meric Gertler says.

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