U of T moves up in innovation, medical and doctoral program rankings

The University of Toronto moves to top spot in the Maclean’s ranking for medical and doctoral programs, while jumping 11 spots to 35th globally in the Thompson Reuters ranking of innovative universities.

Posted on Oct 16, 2018

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New “HK Match” campaign to help outstanding Hong Kong students attend the University of Toronto

Siblings Daisy C.F. Ho and Lawrence Ho have launched a matching campaign to expand the prestigious University of Toronto (Hong Kong) Foundation Scholarships.

Posted on Oct 12, 2018

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U of T welcomes Leong Scholars to campus

Edwin Leong’s gift brings three extraordinary students with financial need to U of T to pursue graduate studies.

Posted on Oct 12, 2018

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TD makes $6.7-million investment at the Rotman School of Management

The contributions expand collaboration between Rotman and TD in the areas of data analytics applications as well as innovation in health care, and behavioural economics.

Posted on Oct 12, 2018

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New chair in ALS research honours inspiring champion

The James Hunter Family Chair in ALS Research will boost research into developing therapies to treat and find a cure for the devastating neurological disease that leads to paralysis and death.

Posted on Oct 12, 2018

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Anonymous donor gives $1 million for Muslim Studies at Emmanuel College

The gift supports a professorship in the pastoral studies program, with a focus on Muslim studies.

Posted on Oct 12, 2018

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Touched by blindness, cancer, couple invests in U of T research

When Henry Farrugia and his partner Rosemary Hodgins were personally touched by blindness and breast cancer, they committed to advancing the potential of medicine in these areas by investing in research at U of T’s Faculty of Medicine.

Posted on Oct 11, 2018

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What if we could do a lab test on the spot, anywhere in the world?

Students in the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at U of T have built a device that can prevent the spread of the devastating Zika virus.

Posted on Oct 03, 2018

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$2.5 million gift in honour of Geoff Taber supports students, entrepreneurship

Family, friends and colleagues raised the extraordinary amount in honour of the late Geoff Taber (LLB 1985), and are supporting a faculty chair and student financial awards at the University of Toronto.

Posted on Oct 03, 2018

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Can a student urban planning project spark a community boom?

A donor-funded scholarship supported Clara Shipman’s project: a redevelopment blueprint for Toronto churches that saves vital community spaces.

Posted on Oct 02, 2018

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