Why ring-tailed lemurs raise a ‘stink’ when they flirt with potential mates

Friday, November 17 - 2017
A U of T Scarborough study finds that a unique ritual performed by male ring-tailed lemurs may come at a significant physical cost, but it could help their chances in securing a mate. “Stink-…

U of T ranks among top five public universities for global employability: Times Higher Education

Thursday, November 16 - 2017
Even before graduation, Julianna Paprakis had her pick of job offers – enough, in fact, to say no to Google. The University of Toronto computer science graduate’s success on the job…

Prestigious international scholarships awarded to four U of T Scarborough students

Tuesday, November 14 - 2017
U of T introduced its most prestigious scholarship for international students this year, and four of its winners are enrolled in Co-op programs at U of T Scarborough. Lester B. Pearson…

Using old cookbooks to explore the history of Chinese food

Monday, November 13 - 2017
In a recent Culinaria Research Centre collaboration, students had the opportunity to examine the global history of Chinese food through cooking and academic discussion. “This event is part of an…

Short film by recent U of T Scarborough grad to debut at upcoming international film festival

Thursday, November 9 - 2017
The unique experiences of a Chinese-Canadian mother raising her family in small Ontario town is the focus of Rebecca Hong’s debut short film at the upcoming Toronto Reel Asian International Film…

Community engagement is what recent grad cherishes most about undergraduate experiences

Wednesday, November 8 - 2017
For recent graduate Gary Wilson, the connections he’s made at the University of Toronto Scarborough are what made his undergraduate studies the most memorable. “The diverse and amicable community…

U of T Scarborough expert 'somewhat optimistic' about UN climate summit

Wednesday, November 8 - 2017
The UN climate change conference, otherwise known as COP23, kicked off in Bonn, Germany today with governments working toward a “rule book” to guide the implementation of the Paris Agreement, even as…

Long journey to medical school just the beginning for this recent grad

Tuesday, November 7 - 2017
If there were two guiding inspirations for Abdul Sidiqi during his time as an undergrad, it was his passion for science and the experiences of his family. “As newcomers to Canada we had the typical…

Indigenous Film Series at U of T Scarborough offers opportunity for dialogue

Tuesday, November 7 - 2017
U of T Scarborough is hosting a film series exploring Indigenous issues that are often overlooked by mainstream media. “We see this film series as on opportunity and platform for students and…

Principal Bruce Kidd: Toronto needs to take Scarborough seriously

Monday, November 6 - 2017
Bruce Kidd has heard the jokes about Scarborough – "Scarberia," land of strip malls and stabbings – and he doesn’t think they’re fair or funny. Kidd, vice-president of University of Toronto and…

Murray Sinclair, chair of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, receives honorary degree

Monday, November 6 - 2017
Senator Murray Sinclair, the former chief commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, will be awarded an honorary degree from U of T Scarborough today for his outstanding service to…

Antu Hossain: Advocate for public health

Sunday, November 5 - 2017
Antu Hossain had her first "aha" moment when she was only 19.  In the summer of her second year at U of T Scarborough, Hossain spent a summer volunteering in Kenya as a health project…