Culinaria teams up with the Smithsonian to talk about the evolution of taste

Friday, February 2 - 2018
A group of researchers from U of T Scarborough’s Culinaria Research Centre recently teamed up with the Smithsonian to talk about the evolution of taste at the American Historical Association (AHA)…

New York Times, U of T team up to talk about Toronto's emerging Syrian food scene

Monday, January 15 - 2018
Torontonians are obsessed with food. They stand in lines the length of city blocks to try Japanese tarts, share their meals religiously on Instagram and are on the constant lookout for the city’s…

Students select new artwork for U of T Scarborough art collection

Friday, December 22 - 2017
Students in a U of T Scarborough art course were recently given a substantial budget and eight weeks to decide on a new acquisition for the university’s Doris McCarthy Gallery (DMG) collection.

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.

Toronto needs to adopt a fresh vision for its public art policy; new report

Monday, October 23 - 2017
As it continues to mature and evolve as a world-class city, Toronto needs to develop a fresh vision for its public art projects. This is the key finding of Redefining Public Art in Toronto, a…

Co-op students develop app for Rouge National Urban Park

Sunday, October 22 - 2017
A new mobile app for Rouge National Urban Park developed by U of T Scarborough students is so good, it’s like having a seasoned tour guide right in the palm of your hands. “We wanted the app to be…

How will Canada remember Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip?

Thursday, October 19 - 2017
Tributes to the Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie poured out from all corners of the country on Wednesday after the iconic singer died at age 53. In May 2016, the band revealed Downie had…

Seeing Scarborough’s complex and multilayered history

Wednesday, October 4 - 2017
Scarborough has a complicated history. It’s multilayered and constantly changing. But often these complexities are ignored in the images people have of the region.

U of T, City of Toronto sign memorandum of understanding to support present and future collaboration

Tuesday, October 3 - 2017
University of Toronto faculty and students are helping the City of Toronto to reach its greenhouse gas reduction goals, develop policies to ensure that everyone in the city has access to affordable,…

These tiny green islands are designed to help Toronto's aging stormwater system

Thursday, August 24 - 2017
Thousands of students and visitors, and over 675 busses, pass by the bus loop and Scarborough Circle every week. At the centre of these loops are sloping land and diverse, overflowing plantlife.…

U of T will not permit use of campus for Toronto Nationalist Rally

Thursday, August 17 - 2017
U of T will not permit use of campus for Toronto Nationalist Rally  

U of T Scarborough economist to lead Queen's Park review of child care affordability

Thursday, July 20 - 2017
U of T Scarborough's Gordon Cleveland, an associate professor of economics, teaching stream, has been asked to review the affordability of child care in Ontario. The Toronto Star says Cleveland has…