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. For his contributions, he now joins an elite company of…

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…

U of T Scarborough coach enters Volleyball Hall of Fame

Tuesday, August 15 - 2017
 From pickup games in the early evening to the Paralympics. Not too bad for the latest inductee to the Canadian Volleyball Hall of Fame.   “I was brought into the hall fame as a builder because I…

Professor awarded grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Tuesday, August 15 - 2017
A U of T Scarborough economics professor is the recipient of a prestigious grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to study the behavioural welfare economics of how nudges affect financial decision…

Hi-tech humanities approach to understanding aging earns recognition for UTSC professor

Tuesday, August 1 - 2017
Andrea Charise is looking to help others understand the aging process in new ways. Her latest project will highlight the experiences of aging among Scarborough residents using a “digital storytelling…

Essay finished on an iPhone earns History Professor prestigious international writing prize

Thursday, July 13 - 2017
A unique essay exploring the experience of estrangement through art that was finished on an iPhone has landed a U of T Scarborough history professor the prestigious Notting Hill Editions Essay Prize…

Research on contaminant cycling in the environment nets national award

Wednesday, May 31 - 2017
If contaminants enter our environment, Associate Professor Carl Mitchell wants to know where they came from and where they’re going. His research looks not only at the environmental consequences of…