Lion dance kicks off Lunar New Year at U of T Scarborough

Tuesday, February 20 - 2018
Martial artists, lion dancers and students alike gathered on Thursday, Feb 15. at the U of T Scarborough Meeting Place to ring in the Lunar New Year. Observed across China, the Korean peninsula, and…

Clinical Psychology PhDs making an impact in their placements

Friday, February 16 - 2018
Three PhD students in U of T Scarborough’s innovative Clinical Psychology program have on-site placements that take them to the outer edges of human experience.

After Colten Boushie: Addressing 'pressing and troubling' issues

Thursday, February 15 - 2018
The acquittal of Gerald Stanley, the Saskatchewan farmer who admitted to shooting and killing Colten Boushie, a 22-year-old Cree man, has many Canadians struggling to come to terms with the plight of…

Two U of T Scarborough mathematicians land prestigious fellowships for their promising research

Thursday, February 15 - 2018
Two University of Toronto Scarborough mathematics professors have been awarded Sloan Research Fellowships to continue their promising work. Assistant Professors Robert Haslhofer and Giulio Tiozzo –…

Michèle Pearson Clarke brings unique perspective as U of T Scarborough's new artist-in-residence

Thursday, February 15 - 2018
Toronto-based artist Michèle Pearson Clarke is U of T Scarborough’s new artist-in-residence. For Clarke, the opportunity for open and ongoing dialogue with students and faculty is an extension of…

That Tesla shot into space will likely collide with Earth or Venus - just not any time soon

Wednesday, February 14 - 2018
The Tesla Roadster that was recently shot into space as part of SpaceX’s rocket test flight will likely collide with Earth or Venus eventually, finds new U of T Scarborough research.  “It will…

Premier Wynne talks opportunities and challenges facing post-secondary students during campus visit

Wednesday, February 14 - 2018
Premier Kathleen Wynne got a first-hand look at some of the innovative research being done by students at U of T Scarborough during a visit on Feb. 13.  The visit is part of Wynne's week-long tour…

Academics, community members congregate to consider the study of Scarborough

Tuesday, February 13 - 2018
Scarborough is a unique place. But is it worthy of its own academic program? Based on a recent symposium on campus, the chances are looking pretty good. U of T Scarborough held a Scarborough…

From child soldier to peace activist: Emmanuel Jal shares the story of his harrowing journey

Tuesday, February 13 - 2018
U of T Scarborough welcomed artist and activist Emmanuel Jal to kick off Black History Month with a presentation on the importance of understanding and education in efforts to spread peace.  “…

U of T releases new Strategic Research Plan

Monday, February 12 - 2018
The University of Toronto has released its new Strategic Research Plan, following months of consultations across the university and with affiliated organizations. “The Strategic Research Plan…

Hopes and hammers - program provides access to the trades

Friday, February 9 - 2018
“This program has really changed my life,” says Kamol Arif, on a break from working on the construction of the new Highland Hall building at the University of Toronto Scarborough.