News & Features
Monday, June 17 - 2019
When Deanna Toews made the decision to “retool and regroup” three years ago at the age of 46, she was both nervous and excited about returning to school.
Friday, May 31 - 2019
Louie Xia first started translating Chinese text into English as a hobby in Grade 8.
Seizing 'the opportunity to lead and to serve’: Hundreds of students receive Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Awards
Friday, April 26 - 2019
After 25 years of recognizing outstanding student leaders with an award in his name, Gordon Cressy still insists on taking photos with each of the winners. Since the Gordon Cressy Student Leadership…
Wednesday, April 24 - 2019
A fourth-year health studies course at U of T Scarborough is exploring a crucial aspect of life — one we tend to ignore far too often.
Tuesday, April 16 - 2019
After weeks of assignments, group projects and everything else, they’re here: finals. They are the last hurdle before summer and can often induce anxiety that hinders performance. So what…
Monday, April 15 - 2019
On a snowy February morning, police put up an excavation tent to thaw the topsoil of a Toronto home — the search was on for human remains left by serial killer Bruce McArthur.
Friday, March 22 - 2019
From centre court at Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena, the future looks bright for Axel Villamil and StageKeep, his dance choreography startup. A hip hop dancer himself, Villamil has spent much…
Thursday, March 14 - 2019
Students enrolled in Edible History filled a tall order for their midterm — 18 recipes from every continent on Earth, spanning 700 years of human history.
Wednesday, December 19 - 2018
Deep in an undiscovered place lived a Quaroo, a bird with magical feathers that grant eternal luck when touched. The Quaroo was first excited when explorers came, but they didn’t just touch its…
Friday, November 23 - 2018
As a child, Greg Allen was fascinated by fair-trade labels on chocolate and coffee packages. He vividly remembers seeing the same image on these products — a farmer working in a field, with a huge…
Tuesday, November 13 - 2018
It has been almost a year since Bobby Hristova asked one of his best friends, Jordan Carrette, if he wanted to donate blood with him. “I can’t,” said Carrette, now in his second year in the masters…
Tuesday, November 6 - 2018
It’s a situation no one wants to be in, but it happens — you just got your midterm marks back, and you know it’s very likely you will not pass a course. While students should always strive to pass…