Prestigious Shanghai ranking places U of T in top 25 global universities

The University of Toronto is proud of its brilliant students and faculty, whose hard work placed the University 23rd in the world in the independent Shanghai Ranking Consultancy’s Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Posted on Aug 15, 2018

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U of T ranks fourth in world in research-focused ranking

For the fifth year in a row, the University of Toronto ranks in the top five in the world for scientific research papers, according to the 2018 National Taiwan University Ranking.

Posted on Aug 14, 2018

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McLean Award given to professor developing eco-friendly batteries

The McLean Award, endowed by alumnus William F. McLean in 1995, supports outstanding basic research by an early-career scholar. The 2018 winner, chemistry professor Dwight Seferos, is building eco-friendly batteries and cooling clothing.

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

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U of T makes top 10 for seven subject areas in influential global ranking

The University of Toronto is also one of just a handful of elite institutions to earn a top-50 ranking across nearly three dozen subjects, according to the independent Shanghai Ranking Consultancy.

Posted on Jul 20, 2018

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Remembering Barrie D. Rose (1930-2018)

Barrie Rose transformed personal loss into dedicated support for palliative care, research and education.

Posted on Jul 18, 2018

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Honouring the enduring legacy of philanthropy at U of T

The Chancellors’ Circle of Benefactors recognizes the central role that philanthropy has played in advancing U of T’s excellence and impact.

Posted on Jul 11, 2018

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Troost family’s new $3-million gift uplifts engineering leaders of tomorrow

Building on their generosity to U of T Engineering, Kathleen and William Troost have made an additional gift of $3 million to support leadership education at the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering.

Posted on Jun 28, 2018

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Heffernans expand fellowships with additional $3-million gift

Entrepreneurship champions and alumni Gerald and Geraldine Heffernan have made a $3-million gift to expand the Heffernan Innovation Post-Graduate Fellowships.

Posted on Jun 28, 2018

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Laidlaw gift brings transformative research scholarship to U of T

The Laidlaw Program will give undergraduates leadership training and unprecedented opportunities for self-directed research at U of T and around the globe.

Posted on Jun 28, 2018

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Uncovering the roots of English

The Salamander Foundation, a long-time supporter of U of Tʼs Dictionary of Old English, has made an unprecedented gift of $1.5 million to help the project accelerate its research and increase our understanding of the medieval world.

Posted on Jun 28, 2018

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