Long journey to complete degree pays off for part-time student, full-time employee

Tuesday, June 12 - 2018
Marilyn Kwan enrolled as a part-time student at U of T Scarborough in 2008. Now, a decade later, she’s graduated with high distinction in a Bachelor of Arts degree, which includes minors in English…

First Indigenous Librarian at U of T Scarborough is driven by a passion for research

Wednesday, June 6 - 2018
When it came to discovering more about her family’s indigenous roots, new librarian Sarah Guay approached the journey with the same passion and determination that she brings to her job.    Earlier…

Chief Librarian leads implementation of international accessibility treaty

Monday, May 21 - 2018
The University of Toronto Libraries, in collaboration with EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries), have facilitated the first international transfer of accessible format books to Kyrgyzstan for…

Alumni director receives recognition from Canadian Immigrant magazine

Tuesday, May 1 - 2018
U of T Scarborough’s executive director of development and alumni, Georgette Zinaty has been named one of Canadian Immigrant's Immigrant Women of Inspiration. The honour, which is given annually by…

U of T Anthropologist donates gift to Tamil Studies at U of T Scarborough

Thursday, April 5 - 2018
U of T Faculty member Brenda Beck has spent a lifetime studying South Asia, specializing in the culture of the Tamils and the Indian state Tamil Nadu.  She has dedicated much of her work to deepening…

Mindfulness pioneer receives U of T award for impact beyond academia

Thursday, March 15 - 2018
U of T Scarborough psychology professor Zindel Segal can now add President’s Impact Award winner to his already impressive resume of achievements. His pioneering work in exploring ways to enable…

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 –…

Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz: Mathematics mastermind inspired students and staff at U of T Scarborough for 30 years

Wednesday, January 31 - 2018
Few are blessed with the gift of storytelling and fewer still possess a renowned ability for problem solving and arithmetical comprehension. Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz possessed a combination of these…

Management professor wins best paper award for unique look at gift-giving

Friday, November 3 - 2017
A research paper exploring the benefits of experiential gifts has landed Assistant Professor Cindy Chan the Robert Ferber Award from the Journal of Consumer Research.

Accolades for award-winning U of T Scarborough faculty

Wednesday, October 4 - 2017
It was a time to reflect on and applaud a group of award-winning researchers at U of T Scarborough.   Organized by the Office of the Vice-Principal Research, U of T Scarborough Applauds was a…

Environmental science expert elected fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Thursday, September 7 - 2017
Frank Wania has dedicated his scientific career to understanding how organic chemicals get into and work their way around the environment. He now joins an elite company of researchers as a newly…

Faculty member and former Lt.-Gov. The Honourable David Onley receives Order of Canada

Monday, August 28 - 2017
The Honourable David Onley, one of U of T Scarborough’s most distinguished alumni and a lecturer at the campus, has been officially invested as a member of the Order of Canada.  Onley, who served…