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‘This is not a normal year’: U of T’s Vivek Goel on how to safely enjoy Thanksgiving, Reading Week

October 7, 2020

With fall Reading Week and Thanksgiving around the corner, University of Toronto students may be tempted to attend large gatherings of friends and family.

Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Vivek Goel

Tutoring can improve academic outcomes and mental health, U of T economist finds

October 7, 2020

New research by Philip Oreopoulos, a professor of economics at the University of Toronto Mississauga, suggests that one-on-one and small group tutoring consistently improves academic achievements, offering important insight into w

Our Community Coronavirus, Economics, Mental Health, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga
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U of T researcher develops tool to help child welfare workers engage with families during COVID-19

October 6, 2020

When the pandemic hit, the University of Toronto’s Barbara Fallon met with several of her research partners from child welfare agencies for a virtual brainstorming session to come up with a simple, practical way to help front-line

Our Community Coronavirus, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, Hospital for Sick Children
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Turning talk into action: What's next for the National Dialogues on anti-Black racism, Black inclusion

October 6, 2020

More than 3,000 members of the higher education community – and close to 60 partner institutions across Canada – came together for the first of the National Dialogues and Action for... Our Community Anti-Black Racism, Wisdom Tettey, U of T Scarborough

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U of T entrepreneurs to discuss 'surviving and thriving' amid COVID-19 at virtual event

October 5, 2020

Seray Çiçek and her colleagues at LSK Technologies, a University of Toronto startup, were about to wrap up studies of a portable diagnostic device that carries out rapid testing for Zika virus when a new threat emerged late last y

Our Community Coronavirus, U of T Entrepreneurship, Alumni, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, MaRS, Startups, Ted Sargent
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History in 3D: U of T researchers piece together the past with new scanning technologies

October 5, 2020

As director of the Tayinat archaeological project in Turkey, Tim Harrison saw the need and potential for 3D scanning and modelling technology.

Global Lens, Our Community Anthropology, Archaeology, Computer Science, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, Research & Innovation
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For third year running, U of T Engineering team wins international self-driving car challenge

October 5, 2020

A team of students from the University of Toronto has placed first in an intercollegiate challenge to transform an electric car into a self-driving one – the team’s third consecutive win in the competition.

Global Lens, Our Community Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Global, Graduate Students, Self-Driving Cars, UTIAS

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