U of T Entrepreneurship ranked among the best university-managed business incubators

28 Feb 2018 - 1:44pm
smartphone with stock prices and graph in blue ink

The University of Toronto is among the top five best global universities for fostering startups, says UBI Global, a Stockholm-based research and advisory firm that ranks top business incubators and accelerators.

"This is amazing news and an important recognition of the growing international status of our entrepreneurship community at U of T,” said Vivek Goel, vice-president of research and innovation.

Student Voices on Sexual Violence survey now available for U of T students

27 Feb 2018 - 9:28am
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Starting this week, full-time undergraduate students and all graduate students at the University of Toronto are being asked to complete the Student Voices on Sexual Violence survey.

The survey is intended to provide information about how students perceive, understand and respond to sexual violence, as well as how institutions address sexual violence.

CCI Research is administering this survey on behalf of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development, colleges, private career colleges and universities in Ontario. The survey is available until March 26.

Disability, Art and Antiquity

21 Feb 2018 - 4:34pm
Bronze Statuette - depicting an emaciated hunchback, now in the Staatliche Museum, Antikensammlung, Berlin. My photo.

A stroll through any museum is proof enough that the ancient Greeks and Romans were dedicated to perfection of the human form, but according to one U of T Mississauga researcher, the ancient world also offers up evidence of a different population—one with diverse body types and abilities—if only you know where to look.

New report reveals how to attract foreign investment to Toronto

20 Feb 2018 - 4:28pm
David Wolfe

A new first-of-its-kind report co-authored by a University of Toronto Mississauga researcher is poised to play a pivotal role in driving economic growth in the Greater Toronto Area.