University of Toronto mourns death of Chancellor Emeritus Michael Wilson

The University of Toronto community deeply mourns the loss of our Chancellor Emeritus, the Honourable Michael Wilson. A proud and accomplished Commerce alumnus and a Trinity grad, he was our tireless advocate and our global ambassador.

Posted on Feb 11, 2019

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New Labatt Family Network provides hope for understanding the biology of depression

A new collaborative research powerhouse will explore and discover the underlying causes of this debilitating illness and train future leaders in the field.

Posted on Feb 08, 2019

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U of T receives $4-million donation to create Chinese-Canadian archives

The gift from an anonymous donor empowers the University of Toronto to collect, preserve and digitize historic cultural and personal records from the Chinese diaspora in Canada.

Posted on Feb 01, 2019

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Tamil heritage celebration brings research chair total to $790,000

The inaugural Tamil Heritage Month celebration, hosted at U of T Scarborough, supported efforts to develop an academic program for Tamil studies, one of the world’s seven great classical cultures.

Posted on Feb 01, 2019

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MD students’ study guide generates $3.7 million for the Boundless campaign

The Toronto Notes project has helped U of T’s MD students give back to the University on an impressive scale.

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

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Remembering Margaret Fleck (1932-2019)

The Reverend Doctor Margaret Fleck devoted her life to serving the Anglican community. Her lifelong faith and interest in theological studies inspired gifts creating a chaplaincy and a chair in the Faculty of Divinity at Trinity College.

Posted on Jan 21, 2019

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A 10-year anniversary, a 100-year conversation: the Dunlap gifts to astronomy

The Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics, founded in 2008 with a generous gift from David and Moffat Dunlap, has become an international powerhouse on the leading edge of discovery.

Posted on Jan 18, 2019

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New gift to Dept. of Medicine marks 100 years of U of T’s first endowed chair

In 1919, an unprecedented philanthropic gift by Sir John and Lady Eaton helped support the creation of U of T’s Department of Medicine, ushering in a new era of medical education and discovery in Canada.

Posted on Jan 15, 2019

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Remembering Alfred Bader (1924-2018)

The University of Toronto will always be grateful to Dr. Alfred Bader for his generous contributions to arts at Victoria College.

Posted on Jan 11, 2019

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“Nobody lives long enough to become an advocate” — Janet Cottrelle

The Janet D. Cottrelle Foundation supports surgical oncology fellowships at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine.

Posted on Dec 19, 2018

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