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.  “…

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.

Ontario selects two from U of T Scarborough for key roles on accessibility

Friday, February 9 - 2018
Ontario has appointed the Hon. David Onley, CM, O.Ont., senior lecturer in the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto Scarborough and Ontario’s 28th Lieutenant Governor, to lead…

TEDxUTSC digs deep to unearth topics we often overlook

Tuesday, February 6 - 2018
This year’s installment of TEDxUTSC explored the topics that are often overlooked or ignored by society, including issues of gender-based violence, environmental crises, and youth empowerment. The…

Device built by U of T Scarborough scientist reduces barriers in the lab

Tuesday, February 6 - 2018
Dr. Ronald Soong has always enjoyed tinkering with electronics. Not only does he build devices in his spare time, he also volunteers as a basic electronics instructor. “It’s definitely a hobby and…

UTSC Reads shines light on Scarborough

Thursday, February 1 - 2018
Just last year it was an event for the Department of Sociology, but now UTSC Reads invites the whole campus community to come together. “Our main goal is to get people reading the book and using it…

UTSC Observatory catches glimpse of bright meteor

Friday, January 26 - 2018
A camera at the UTSC Observatory captured video of a meteor that streaked through the night sky above southern Ontario at 7:23 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24. As a part of a network of cameras…

Skate into the winter semester on campus outdoor rink

Wednesday, January 10 - 2018
Arena veterans and newcomers alike can lace up to try U of T Scarborough’s outdoor skating rink that recently opened in the quad outside of the campus bookstore.

Alum channels life and academic experiences into coaching and national sport events

Friday, December 15 - 2017
For U of T Scarborough alum Greg Danko, his memories of campus extra-curricular activities will always be special. “I did pretty well in school, but I enjoyed and found more success in doing extra-…

Principal Bruce Kidd on the privilege of celebrating our neighbours

Thursday, December 7 - 2017
They are retired social workers, spiritual leaders and writers. Others are humble advocates and volunteers. A few are famous athletes and musicians who have never forgotten where they’re from. What…