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U of T honours four exceptional faculty members with President's Teaching Award

6 Jun 2018 - 11:55am
Fiona Rawle taking students on walking office hours in the forest

The University of Toronto has named four winners of the President's Teaching Award – the university's highest honour for excellence in teaching.

UTM welcomes first cohort of JHI Scholars-In-Residence

6 Jun 2018 - 11:44am
Group of students smiling at the camera

U of T Mississauga has bid adieu to 25 undergraduates who spent the past four weeks on campus as part of an intensive research experience through U of T’s Jackman Humanities Institute. This is the first year UTM has hosted the prestigious Scholars-in-Residence program, which is now in its third year on U of T’s St. George campus in downtown Toronto.

Connaught Funding supports UTM research

6 Jun 2018 - 9:45am
Lauren Schroeder

Professor Lauren Schroeder from the Department of Anthropology is one of 16 UTM researchers who are benefitting from U of T’s Connaught Funding Program.

Pride and Trans flags fly over U of T

4 Jun 2018 - 10:19am
pride flagged raised at the Student Centre
Members of the University of Toronto community gathered at Varsity Stadium on Friday for the fourth annual raising of the Pride flag, to mark the start of Pride month. 
 
For the first time this year, the Trans flag was raised as well, in a nod to the transgender community on campus.
 
Ira Jacobs, dean of the Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, welcomed everyone and spoke about the faculty’s and university’s continued support for the LGBTQ+ community.

U of T makes gains on list of universities with best global reputations

31 May 2018 - 9:58am
generic stone U of T crest

As the University of Toronto’s Class of 2018 prepares to graduate, they can take pride in knowing their degree is from a university with one of the best reputations in the world.

Today, U of T placed 22nd in the world – and first in Canada – in an influential ranking of the world’s top 100 most powerful university brands. That’s two spots higher than last year on the list published by Times Higher Education (THE).

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