News & Features
Wednesday, July 28 - 2021
Chris Luongo was waiting in line to buy his daughter a Happy Meal, when he felt something graze his shoulder. He turned around to see a teen, covered in blood, faintly ask “call 9-1-1.” At first,…
Thursday, July 22 - 2021
Empathy is fundamental to maintaining meaningful and healthy relationships, making it a big part of our daily lives.
Thursday, July 15 - 2021
A few years ago, Adham Farag was thinking about how Snapchat works, and he suggested to his mother, “Why can’t we have images like that popping up on a Hallmark card?” He imagined pointing your phone…
Study finds that reputation is key to predicting performance – but it’s often overlooked by employers
Wednesday, July 14 - 2021
Organizations spend countless time, money and resources searching for employees. But according to a new U of T Scarborough study, they may be overlooking the key ingredient in determining future…
Tuesday, July 13 - 2021
A new U of T Scarborough study is helping to bridge understanding about how the LGBTQ community has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Friday, July 9 - 2021
A collaboration between Canadian and Chinese scientists is helping to tackle one of China’s most urgent environmental problems – the pollution in its many thousands of lakes, rivers, and reservoirs.
Friday, July 9 - 2021
A new U of T Scarborough study finds that a common strategy used to manage the stress of a health threat may end up creating a greater risk to public health during the pandemic. “When you’re…
Wednesday, July 7 - 2021
U of T Scarborough is helping with the push to get as many people as possible in the region vaccinated by hosting a weekly pop-up clinic on campus. The University is collaborating with the…
‘Without social justice you cannot have environmental justice’: Making Toronto’s urban forests more inclusive spaces
Tuesday, July 6 - 2021
Ask PhD candidate Ambika Tenneti about access to urban forests and canopies, and she will be quick to let you know it’s more than just a physical issue. “Access is not just about proximity,” says…
Tuesday, June 29 - 2021
June is National Indigenous History Month, a time for all Canadians to learn, recognize and honour the history, accomplishments and diverse cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.
Monday, June 28 - 2021
Professor Christina Guzzo studies HIV infection in her lab at U of T Scarborough. She shared how she mentors grad students and undergraduates based on the best traits of those who trained her.
‘A massive opportunity’: U of T researchers lead national effort to mainstream equity in transportation planning
Thursday, June 24 - 2021
Millions of Canadians are at risk of transport poverty, where barriers to getting around combine with social and economic marginalization to limit their full participation in daily life.