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How kindness, compassion and even awe can boost your mental health

April 5, 2021

Anyone who has comforted a friend in a time of need or volunteered for a worthy cause knows the experience can leave you feeling good about yourself.

Breaking Research, Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, Mental Health, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga
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Diabetes disparities: U of T researchers work with communities at risk

April 5, 2021

Rick Bhurji was shocked to learn that, at age 47, he had type 2 diabetes.

His next thought was: What did I do wrong?

Breaking Research Insulin 100, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Banting & Best, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Diabetes, Indigenous, Research & Innovation
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Insulin 100: How the road to a diabetes cure is yielding better treatments

April 1, 2021

“The pancreas,” says Gary Lewis, an endocrinologist at Toronto General Hospital and director of the Banting & Best Diabetes Centre at the University of Toronto’s Temerty Facul

Our Community Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Insulin 100, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Banting & Best, Diabetes, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Insulin, Nutritional Sciences, Physiology, Research & Innovation, University Health Network
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‘Nobel Prize of computing:’ U of T Engineering alumnus Alfred Aho receives A.M. Turing Award

April 1, 2021

Alfred Aho, an alumnus of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, and his collaborator Jeffrey Ullman have received the 2020 A.M.

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Researchers at U of T and LG develop ‘explainable’ artificial intelligence algorithm

March 31, 2021

Researchers from the University of Toronto and LG AI Research have developed an “explainable” artificial intelligence (XAI) algorithm that can help identify and eliminate defects in display screens.

Our Community Alumni, Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Graduate Students, Research & Innovation
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Multi-language U of T project celebrates 700th anniversary of Dante's death

March 31, 2021

The department of Italian studies in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science is leading a project that will see most of the cantos of Dante Alighieri’s The Inferno read in more than 30 different

Our Community Alumni, Faculty of Arts & Science, Humanities, Indigenous, Italy, Literature, St. Michael's College, Trinity College
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Call out anti-Asian racism – including microaggressions, Joseph Wong writes in the Globe and Mail

March 30, 2021

Amid increasing reports of anti-Asian harassment and discrimination in Canada and around the world, Joseph Wong, the University of Toronto's interim vice-president, international, denounces the rising tide of anti

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Researchers seek to improve representation with Canadian Black Scientists Network

March 30, 2021

For years, the University of Toronto’s Maydianne Andrade shied away from the idea of being a role model.

Our Community Black, Equity, Graduate Students, STEM, U of T Scarborough

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