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Update on U of T's tri-campus sexual violence prevention and support centre

23 Mar 2017 - 9:46am
Terry McQuaid

The University of Toronto is moving ahead with a new centre to prevent and respond to sexual violence across all three campuses. 

The new Tri-Campus Sexual Violence Prevention and Support Centre is up and running in a temporary home in the sixth floor of the Bissell Building on the St. George campus. Permanent locations for the centre at U of T Scarborough and U of T Mississauga are expected to open their doors in April. 

Early Career Teaching Awards spotlight: Q&A with ornithologist Sanja Hinić-Frlog

22 Mar 2017 - 11:55am
Sanja Hinić-Frlog

Although it was two decades ago, Sanja Hinić-Frlog clearly remembers the early morning walk when she first recognized a bird by its song. The songbird in question was the northern parula, a warbler with a yellow breast and orange throat that is about the length of an iPhone 5.

Hinić-Frlog’s ears have perked up at the sound of chirping ever since.

U of T’s 190th Birthday Quiz!

21 Mar 2017 - 10:25am
Illustration of cupcake with candle, text reading "Happy Birthday U of T, 190 years"

This year marks U of T Mississauga's 50th anniversary, but U of T is also celebrating a milestone year. Test your knowledge of all things U of T in honour of the university’s 190th anniversary!

Take the quiz...

UTM remembers professor Jerry Melbye

20 Mar 2017 - 3:55pm
Jerry Melbye

On Friday, March 17, colleagues, friends and former students of Jerry Melbye gathered in the UTM Faculty Club to remember and celebrate the retired anthropology professor, who passed away on March 4.

By Land and Sea

16 Mar 2017 - 10:00am
Professor Bailey McMeans

A knowledge gap in nature is nothing new, but a gap in the research area of the Alaskan coastline is enough to drive a group of researchers, UTM Biology Professor Bailey McMeans among them, to further investigate the ocean and land processes that shape ecosystems in the Arctic over time and could have important effects on local Native (Iñupiat) communities.

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