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Video: How U of T's three campuses are keeping you safe this fall

August 21, 2020

Masks. More frequent cleaning. New plexiglass barriers, physical distancing measures and additional hand sanitizers. These are just some of the measures the University of Toronto is taking to keep the community safe and healthy this fall.

Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough
Photo of Vanessa Rezai-Stevens, wearing a blue mask, and holding two cardboard carafes of coffee

COVID-19: After studying elder care, U of T students form group to support seniors and front-line staff

August 20, 2020

A group of students and recent graduates from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science are pitching in to help support long-term care workers and seniors affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our Community Coronavirus, Human Biology, Alumni, Faculty of Arts & Science, St. Michael's College, Trinity College, Undergraduate Students

U of T Engineering researchers use machine learning to design smarter industrial catalysts

August 19, 2020

A team of researchers from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering is leveraging machine learning to enhance the manufacture of everyday items.

Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Graduate Students, Materials Science, Research & Innovation
Shelley Stagg Peterson

U of T researcher works with local communities to boost play-based learning in Canada's North

August 19, 2020

Over the past seven years, the Northern Oral Language and Writing through Play (NOW Play) project has successfully helped boost the literacy skills of children in rural northern communities through play-based learning.

Indigenous, Learning, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, Ted Sargent

City living: Graduate students at U of T Mississauga explore evolution in urban environments

August 19, 2020

Some plants grow larger in the city than they do in their natural habitat. For others, the opposite is true when they take root in an urban environment.  

Our Community U of T Mississauga
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U of T’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health launches Institute for Pandemics

August 19, 2020

Building on a century of engagement with public health, the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Health has launched a new Institute for Pandemics to help the world prepare better,... Global Lens, Our Community Coronavirus, David Palmer, Dalla Lana School of Public Health

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Project led by U of T researcher to target at-risk fish in lower Great Lakes

August 18, 2020

A research and habitat recovery project led by a University of Toronto researcher aims to help fish and freshwater mussel species that are currently at risk of going extinct.

Our Community Great Lakes, Research & Innovation, Sustainability, U of T Scarborough
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'Re-humanizing' design: Meet new U of T Engineering faculty member Philip Asare

August 18, 2020

Philip Asare recently joined the division of engineering science in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, as well as the Institute for Studies in Transdisciplinary Engineering Education and Prac

Our Community Design, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, STEM