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IP transfer, university-industry partnerships drive growth: OCC Report
Ontario’s global competitiveness relies on creating the networks for collaboration among universities, new and established economic sectors, and communities in every region of the province,... Read more
Is university education worth it? From salaries to health, evidence says yes
As certain as the beginning of term and the tens of thousands of first-year students arriving on campuses across the country, September brings questions about... Read more
5 key elements of Canada's new international education strategy
Canada’s future cultural and trading relationships received a boost last week as the federal government announced details of how it will support its new International... Read more
The Government Relations Office (GRO) advances policies and positions that align with the mission of the University of Toronto and supports the efforts of government to develop sound public policy. GRO is organized in three units: Government Relations and Public Policy, University Relations, and Stakeholder Engagement and Strategic Initiatives. Across these units, the Office is working to support productive relationships with our government partners. Our goal is to ensure that governments recognize, enable, and publicly articulate the unique role played by the University of Toronto in civic, provincial, and national capacity-building.