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Young boy flexes his muscles after getting his first covid-19 vaccination

How to talk to children about getting their vaccine: U of T's Jean Wilson shares advice

November 30, 2021

With kids age five to 11 now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario, Jean Wilson of the University of Toronto's Lawrence S.

COVID-19, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Vaccines
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A historian’s hat trick: U of T’s Lynne Viola receives SSHRC Gold Medal for her work on Stalinist Russia

November 30, 2021

Lynne Viola was forced to contend with what she calls a “Cold War mentality” in Soviet studies after publishing her first book in 1987 – one that explored social support for Stalinism among the Russian working-class.

Awards, Faculty of Arts & Science, History, Humanities, Research & Innovation, Russia
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U of T medical student Nicole Mfoafo-M’Carthy named a Rhodes Scholar

November 29, 2021

Nicole Mfoafo-M’Carthy, a second-year medical student at the University of Toronto, is one of 11 Canadians selected this year to receive a prestigious Rhodes Scholarship. 

Global Lens, Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Rhodes Scholar
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Unsung gene is key to how antibodies develop: U of T study

November 29, 2021

Researchers at the University of Toronto have discovered that an overlooked gene plays a major role in the development of antibodies, which help the immune system recognize and fight viruses including SARS-CoV-2, bacteria and other causes of... Breaking Research, Our Community COVID-19, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Donnelly Centre for Cellular & Biomolecular Research, Research & Innovation

'The people behind the research': Video series focuses on unique collaborations launching across U of T

November 29, 2021

Inequality, climate change, infectious diseases – these are just a few of the global problems that leading researchers at the University of Toronto are working to solve, says Christine Allen, associate vice-president and vice-provost, strat

Our Community COVID-19, Groundbreakers, Institutional Strategic Initiatives, Sunnybrook Health Sciences, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation
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Reset, Rebuild, Recover: The Toronto Black Policy Conference returns as a virtual event

November 26, 2021

Organizers of the Toronto Black Policy Conference, which brings together speakers to reflect on the effects of systemic anti-Black racism in the city, are holding the free, day-long event for the time since the outset of the pandemic.

City & Culture, Our Community Anti-Black Racism, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Alumni, Cities, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, Faculty of Arts & Science, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, U of T Scarborough
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'Workers and Robots': U of T researcher focuses on Amazon's warehouses in new book

November 26, 2021

Amazon has been criticized for its data-driven approach to labour management, but a new book by the University of Toronto’s Alessandro Delfanti reveals just how far the online retail and web services giant is willing to go when ha

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Hybrid species like the ‘coywolf’ could hold clues about human evolutionary history

November 26, 2021

The offspring of two horses will be a horse, and the offspring of two donkeys will be a donkey. But the offspring of a horse and a donkey will be a mule. And most mules are infertile, so mules are not a species.

Our Community Graduate Students, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga

For 10 years, Schulich Leader Scholarships have increased access to higher education

November 26, 2021

Will Kwan, a machine learning engineer at Google, founded startups while still studying computer science at the University of Toronto.

Our Community Alumni, Computer Science, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Arts & Science, Schulich Leader Scholarships, Seymour Schulich, STEM
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Power lies in partnerships, president of Kosovo tells students during U of T visit

November 25, 2021

“There is power in partnerships. Our power truly lies in the friendships and the partnerships we create around the world. None of us will be successful [against the global challenges we face] unless we really work together.”

Global Lens, Our Community Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Graduate Students, Joseph Wong

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