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…

Surviving the ‘Shopocalypse’

Thursday, January 14 - 2021
The boarded-up storefronts say it all: the pandemic has been brutal for retailers. Yet by ramping up their focus on e-commerce, many owners have managed to both stay afloat and find new sources of…

Tanya Poppleton brings decades of experience in role as director of campus safety at U of T Scarborough

Tuesday, January 5 - 2021
Tanya Poppleton, U of T Scarborough’s new director of campus safety, brings more than 25 years of experience and a commitment to embedding equity, diversity and inclusion principles into staff…

SCSU Food Centre provides an equitable, friendly space to tackle food insecurity

Monday, December 21 - 2020
At the Scarborough Campus Students’ Union’s Food Centre, 93 trained volunteers create a safe space for access to free, quality food at the University of Toronto Scarborough.  

20 memorable moments of 2020 at U of T Scarborough

Friday, December 18 - 2020
2020 was a year of firsts, learning, innovation, and growth for the University of Toronto Scarborough community. It was a year that challenged us—but also brought out the best in our community. Here'…

Growing your pandemic hair? This student wants you to donate it to a good cause

Wednesday, December 2 - 2020
Maheen Ahsan, a third-year U of T Scarborough student, sees a silver lining in the pandemic: extra hair.  Ahsan is the social media manager of Quarantine Hair Share, an initiative that helps people…

Health and safety the top priority as U of T Scarborough hosts testing centre

Tuesday, December 1 - 2020
This winter, Highland Hall’s event centre is hosting a safe, warm place for the Scarborough community to get COVID-19 tests.  As winter looms, the Ontario government is encouraging hospitals to…