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3D printers at Myhal

U of T Engineering launches 3D-printing course to prepare students for booming field

January 5, 2021

Students at the University of Toronto now have access to a course focused entirely on 3D printing, a fast-growing $13-billion industry.

Our Community 3D Printing, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Graduate Students, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Ice arches holding Arctic's ‘Last Ice Area’ in place are at risk, U of T researcher says

January 5, 2021

Snugged up against the upper edges of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and Greenland lies the oldest and thickest sea ice in the world, covering hundreds of thousands of square kilometres of ocean.

Global Lens, Our Community Arctic, Climate Change, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga

U of T researchers develop environmentally friendly surgical mask for front-line workers

January 4, 2021

When COVID-19 emerged as a public health threat in early 2020, organizations representing health-care workers sounded the alarm about potential shortages of critical personal protective equipment (PPE).

Our Community Coronavirus, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Research & Innovation, Sustainability

Faculty, alumni and supporters named to Order of Canada

December 30, 2020

A public health expert who helped guide the University of Toronto’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A pioneering researcher in the field of bioengineering who is internationally renowned for her work on the bioremediation of pollutants.

Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Alumni, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Arts & Science, Faculty of Music, New College, Order of Canada, Victoria College
The Land Valley trail at the university of toronto scarborough campus is lit by sunlight

The year in pictures: U of T News looks back at 2020

December 22, 2020

U of T News photographers had a front-row seat to history this year as they captured pictures of University of Toronto students, faculty and staff responding to one of the gravest crises in recent memory.

Our Community Convocation 2020, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Convocation Hall, St. George, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough, University College

Medicine by Design symposium highlights importance of convergence in regenerative medicine and human health

December 22, 2020

Researchers are poised to make unprecedented breakthroughs in human health thanks to advances in biomedical and computational sciences that have driven critical tools and technologies such as genetic engineering, synthetic biology, and artificial... Breaking Research Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Medicine by Design, Research & Innovation, University Health Network


How virtual rehab is bridging pandemic gaps in patient care and research

December 22, 2020

What if you experienced a stroke and needed physical and cognitive therapy – but hospitals and clinics had suspended these vital rehabilitation services due to the COVID-19 pandemic?

Breaking Research Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Research & Innovation
photo mosiac of faces at U of T

Meet the U of T students who crushed it in 2020

December 21, 2020

At the end of each year, U of T News looks back on students’ achievements over the past 12 months and recalls some of the more impressive or inspiring feats.

Global Lens, Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, Student Experience, Graduate Students, St. George, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough, Undergraduate Students