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Prof uses comics to explore students' linguistic identities, lived experiences

November 10, 2022

When Ai Taniguchi immigrated to the United States with her family at age six, the permanency of the move hadn’t completely sunk in.

Our Community Academics, Digital Media, Global, Humanities, Language, U of T Mississauga
Lashae watson stands on King's College Road with the CN Tower in the background

'I love bringing people together': U of T grad focuses on social justice, inclusivity and community-building

November 10, 2022

Lashae Watson spent much of her time at the University of Toronto creating spaces and opportunities for students to feel seen, heard and understood.

Our Community Convocation 2022, Faculty of Arts & Science, Victoria College
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Researchers help robots navigate crowded spaces with new visual perception method

November 9, 2022

A team of researchers at the University of Toronto has found a way to enhance the visual perception of robotic systems by coupling two different types of neural networks.

Breaking Research, Our Community Alumni, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation, Robotics, UTIAS

Grad focuses on empowering women – on campus and beyond

November 9, 2022

Neha Sharma’s passion for empowering women is evident in her post-convocation plans, which so far includes becoming a lawyer who specializes in women’s rights issues and launching a non-profit.

Our Community Convocation 2022, Graduate Stories, U of T Mississauga
People tour the newly renovated University College Library

'Thoughtfully conceived': University College revitalization praised in Canadian Architect magazine

November 9, 2022

The revitalization of one of the University of Toronto’s most significant heritage buildings – University College – is “thoughtfully conceived” and “precisely executed,” ... City & Culture, Our Community John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, University College


U of T grad and her prof share a research history that spans provinces

November 8, 2022

Julia Rickard was the very first student to join Amy Kirkham’s lab at the University of Toronto – and this week, she became the first student to graduate from it, too.

Our Community Convocation 2022, Graduate Stories, Breast Cancer, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Graduate Students

Students push the boundaries of research and innovation: Groundbreakers S2 Ep.4

November 8, 2022

From launching rovers into space to exploring whether green cannabinoids can treat epilepsy in children, students at the University of Toronto are taki

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Annette Kennedy, renowned nurse and nursing advocate, receives honorary degree

November 8, 2022

As president of the International Council of Nurses (ICN), Annette Kennedy represented 28 million nurses in 130 countries when they needed her most – during some of the most challenging days of the COVID-19 pandem

Global Lens, Our Community Convocation 2022, Honorary Degree, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing
Conall Helverson pitches from the mound

Varsity Blues pitcher recovers from slow start to graduate with top marks – and a championship ring

November 7, 2022

Conall Helverson has much to be proud of as he looks back on his time at the University of Toronto – including a GPA of almost 4.0. 

Our Community Convocation 2022, Graduate Stories, Faculty of Arts & Science, St. Michael's College, Varsity Blues