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U of T receives $7-million gift to usher in a new era of performance and music education at the Faculty of Music

June 28, 2022

A generous gift from Ian Telfer and Nancy Burke will support the construction and ongoing operations of a beautiful and innovative new venue for the university’s renowned Faculty of Musi

City & Culture, Our Community David Palmer, Faculty of Music, Meric Gertler, Music
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Acclaimed scholar John Borrows named The Loveland Chair in Indigenous Law at U of T's Faculty of Law

June 28, 2022

John Borrows, one of the world’s leading scholars of Indigenous law, has been named the inaugural Loveland Chair in Indigenous Law at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law.

Our Community Alumni, Faculty of Law, Indigenous
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U of T Chancellor Emeritus Michael Wilson's memoirs released posthumously: The Hill Times

June 28, 2022

University of Toronto Chancellor Emeritus Michael Wilson – a businessman, politician, diplomat and mental health advocate – had his memoirs published posthumously this spring,... Our Community Michael Wilson, Politics

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'The world definitely needs to be changed': Human rights advocate Matida Daffeh on her journey to convocation

June 27, 2022

When Matida Daffeh received her honours bachelor of arts degree from the University of Toronto, it was the culmination of an extraordinary journey that was difficult, dangerous and ultimately triumphant.

Global Lens, Our Community Faculty of Arts & Science
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Researchers study plants sprouting from century-old seeds uncovered during Toronto Port Lands excavation

June 27, 2022

At a Toronto Port Lands construction site on the city’s waterfront, keen-eyed workers recently spotted plants that had sprouted from soil recently exposed by the removal of tonnes of earth.

Breaking Research, Our Community Cell and Systems Biology, Cities, Earth Sciences, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Forestry, Graduate Students, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Undergraduate Students, University College, Victoria College

Startup partners with U of T students to 'IKEA-fy' its fog harvesting apparatus

June 27, 2022

When University of Toronto alumna Eva Liu signed up for her fourth-year capstone course in the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, she had never heard of fog harvesting.

Our Community Alumni, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Research & Innovation, Startups, Sustainability

Masai Ujiri, architect behind the Toronto Raptors’ 2019 championship, receives honorary degree

June 24, 2022

In Toronto, he is beloved as the architect behind the Raptors’ first NBA championship title.

Our Community Convocation 2022, Faculty of Arts & Science, Honorary Degree, New College
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'Always dare to dream,' says U of T grad Kehkashan Basu, who started an environmental non-profit at age 12

June 24, 2022

At just seven-years-old, Kehkashan Basu already felt concerned about the state of the environment and wanted to contribute to a greener – and more equitable – future.

Global Lens, Our Community Convocation 2022, Sustainable Development Goals, Graduate Stories, Sustainability

Now U of T grads, three Mastercard Foundation Scholars keen to give back to their communities

June 24, 2022

The final cohort of Mastercard Foundation Scholars are graduating from the University of Toronto this spring – the culmination of their journey from Sub-Saharan Africa to Canada. 

Our Community Convocation 2022, David Palmer, Graduate Stories, International Students, Mastercard Scholars, Undergraduate Students

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