Researchers seek to improve representation with Canadian Black Scientists Network

Tuesday, March 30 - 2021
For years, the University of Toronto’s Maydianne Andrade shied away from the idea of being a role model. The professor of evolutionary biology at U of T Scarborough considers herself a “typical…

UTSC alum creates a brighter future for women in Scarborough

Monday, March 29 - 2021
Sometimes life can be overwhelming. Let’s say you’re a young woman who married young. You’ve never worked and now you are a mom to a few children. Your partner leaves you, and you’re left with no…

Affirming Our Asian Community

Thursday, March 18 - 2021
We are deeply saddened by the attacks that took place in Atlanta this week, and troubled by the reports of rising anti-Asian sentiment and violent hate crimes targeting the Asian community in Canada…

This app helps Scarborough restaurants digitize their businesses

Tuesday, March 9 - 2021
A new app developed at U of T Scarborough is helping match potential customers with local, independently-owned restaurants. PickEasy, a restaurant matching app developed by Max Woo and Daniel Zhao (…

Papers of influential Sri Lankan Tamil leader now digitally available in Tamil and English at UTSC library

Wednesday, March 3 - 2021
The papers of S. J. V. Chelvanayakam – often referred to as the Gandhi of Sri Lankan Tamils – are now accessible for the first time in the digital collections of the U of T Scarborough…

U of T Scarborough celebrates International Women’s Day

Monday, March 1 - 2021
In celebration of International Women's Day on March 8, here’s a look of what’s taking place virtually across U of T Scarborough.…

10 Black artists/creators you should be following

Tuesday, February 16 - 2021
In week three of Black History Month, we are highlighting Black artists and creators from the community that you may not know but should be following.  

Award-winning researcher to study food insecurity in Scarborough with new postdoctoral program

Tuesday, February 9 - 2021
Suleyman Demi has dedicated his career to improving health equity and food security.

Five local Black community organizations you can get involved with

Monday, February 8 - 2021
In week two of Black History Month, we are highlighting Black organizations in the Scarborough Community. Take a moment to check out these awesome organizations doing great work and how you can get…

‘I love my work’: International UTSC grad on how she landed a job during COVID-19

Thursday, February 4 - 2021
Melody Bagaa is one of many recent university graduates — in Canada and around the world —who faced the unenviable task of hunting for a job in a world rattled by COVID-19. A native of Mongolia…

Out of Action, Comes Hope

Tuesday, January 19 - 2021
U of T is stepping up efforts against anti-Black racism and moving toward greater inclusion I was awake when the video began to circulate on Twitter. I saw the outcry of Black voices online and knew…