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First Responders: How U of T researchers mobilized against COVID-19

A new report on the University’s contribution to defeating the COVID-19 virus highlights the mobilization of U of T scientists...
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Smart Freight Centre studies how to improve flow of goods

This fall, SFC received an Alliance Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council to fund a new research initiative...

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U of T supercomputing centre receives boost in Ontario budget

The University of Toronto’s SciNet supercomputing consortium, which provides researchers across Ontario with high-powered computational resources, will receive a further...

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City of Toronto partners with universities on COVID-19 research

The City of Toronto is tapping local universities and colleges for essential research support as it responds to the ongoing...

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Online platform launched by U of T researchers helps businesses, charities obtain COVID-19 protective gear

CovidPPEHelp has over 1,200 users in more than 300 cities across Canada and has enabled numerous businesses and charities to...

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How U of T plans to keep everyone safe on campus this fall

For the most up to date information on the University's fall plan, please read the UTogether 2020 website.

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Real-time economic tracker developed by new U of T faculty member

A new real-time tracker of American economic activity developed incoming A&S faculty member Michael Stepner with colleagues at Harvard and...

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U of T School of Continuing Studies launches fund to help students upskill

The University of Toronto’s School of Continuing Studies has launched a new fund to help those experiencing financial difficulties due...

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COVID-19 resources for the University of Toronto community

U of T has put together an extensive page of resources and a FAQ for students, staff and faculty to...

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Advice on how to support local and small business

Helping businesses is much the same as reaching out to a neighbour to help, says Lisa Kramer, a professor of...

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U of T students offer child care for health-care workers

Knowing the toll the outbreak would take on the health-care system, the students – Jordynn Klein, Daniel Lee, Tingting Yan and Orly Bogler – organized their...

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