Culture + Community

New technology is changing how we live, work, and interact with each other. The choices we make now will determine whether all communities will have access to healthy food, affordable housing, and an excellent and accessible education. On its three campuses, the University of Toronto encourages dialogue about how to create strong and sustainable communities where each member feels valued and respected.

Our professors and students in the humanities and social sciences address the challenges faced by Canada, from understanding and advancing indigenous reconciliation to negotiating international trade agreements. We also regularly invite and host visits from political representatives at all levels of government to share experience and help solve public policy challenges.

 

U of T will act on 56 recommendations from the Anti-Black Racism Task Force

The University of Toronto’s Anti-Black Racism Task Force has delivered its final report, which includes more than 50 action-oriented measures and solutions to...

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U of T provides $8.9-million in financial relief to students impacted by COVID-19

Approximately $8.9 million in emergency grants have been disbursed to more than 6,800 U of T undergraduate and graduate students...

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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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U of T Scarborough breaks ground on new 750-bed residence

U of T Scarborough breaks ground on new 750-bed residence

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Class of 2020's resilience and strength celebrated

More than 5,200 graduating students from more than 59 countries will receive their U of T degrees in absentia this...

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U of T updates its mask policy, will distribute 250,000 masks to community members

In an effort to support community members, the University of Toronto will distribute a quarter million non-medical face masks to...

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U of T leads first-of-its-kind national dialogue to address anti-Black racism in higher ed

The University of Toronto is leading a first-of-its-kind national dialogue focused on tackling anti-Black racism in Canadian post-secondary education. The...

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UTSC partners with City of Toronto, Global Medic to help food banks

To Juanita Muise, volunteering for the CARES project – Collective Action and Response for Everyone in Scarborough – was a...

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Listen to U of T's Maydianne Andrade's podcasts on 'The New Normal': Ep 1 The Corona Shuffle

Grocery shopping is different in a global pandemic – how often we venture out, what we can buy, how we...

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U of T Mississauga art gallery addresses COVID-19 crisis, digitally supports arts and culture

Learn to swim in your living room. Make music from tweets. Explore the folk remedies of pandemics past. The Blackwood...

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