University of Toronto

Type: Organization
Name: University of Toronto
Nationality: Canada
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Torontonians split on value of tax dollars – but should we pay more?

TORONTO – Half of Torontonians say they get good value and services for their tax dollars, according to an Ipsos Reid Poll done exclusively for Global News.That’s despite the same poll suggesting a wide majority of Torontonians – 90 per cent – thought ... [Published Global News Canada - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Canadian universities slide down world ranking scale

Canadian universities are dropping in the world’s most watched international university rankings, raising questions about the country’s goals in funding postsecondary education, said the editor of the rankings.All the universities that had made the top ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

The Pulse: Scarborough residents fed up with TTC

Scarborough residents seem to have given up on the TTC.Several told the Star on Sunday that they bought a car because they couldn’t stand Toronto’s public transit, while others admitted they don’t even consider using the TTC. Some said the transit system ... [Published Toronto Star Online - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

$34 Million in Funding for Canadian Post-Docs and PhD Students

The Harper Government recently announced 166 new Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipients and 70 new Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship recipients, a moved that is aimed at developing, attracting and retaining the best young researchers in Canada and ... [Published Canadian BioTechnologist2.0 - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Ontario spending $6.8m on campus-based accelerator programs

Related Tags The provincial government continues to unroll elements of its youth jobs strategy . The latest announcement came recently from Reza Moridi, minister of research and innovation. The program is called Campus-Linked Accelerators (CLAs), and ... [Published YongeStreet - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Over 250 anthropologists join the call for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions

More than 250 anthropologists have signed a statement endorsing the burgeoning movement to boycott Israeli academic institutions in protest of Israel’s systematic human rights violations against the Palestinian people. These violations, in which many ... [Published Mondoweiss - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Agilent Technologies to Collaborate with University of Toronto on Metabolomics MRM Library-Software Solution to Accelerate Cell Biology, Disease...

Agilent Technologies to Collaborate with University of Toronto on Metabolomics MRM Library-Software Solution to Accelerate Cell Biology, Disease Research The library, coupled with Agilent's MassHunter software, will provide scientists with a robust LC/MS ... [Published Street Sweeper - 7 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Timetable issues here to stay

By Aidan CoxEach semester, Ryerson students are held in limbo waiting for their class schedule.Students have no idea how their fall timetables will look until late August. Many have expressed dissatisfaction with how late their timetables are released ... [Published Ryerson University Eyeopener - 14 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Guide to opt-out fees

Full-time undergraduate students at the University of Toronto pay around $1,000 on incidental, system access, and ancillary fees each year. These fees are used to fund student services and societies. While many fees are compulsory, others are optional. ... [Published The Varsity Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

University of Toronto’s IMFG new Pre-Election Paper highlights key election issues in six Ontario cities

TORONTO, ON - With the upcoming October 27 municipal elections taking place, political change is coming to many of Ontario's big cities. A new paper by the University of Toronto's Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) at the Munk School ... [Published Noodls - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

3D printed skin holds promise for burn victims and others

While still in pilot mode, the PrintAlive Bioprinter is in the process of being commercialized by MaRS Innovations in collaboration with the Innovations and Partnerships Office (IPO) of the University of Toronto, whose labs have filed two patents on the ... [Published CIO IT-Strategie für Manager - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 6 reports

Agilent Technologies to Collaborate with University of Toronto on Metabolomics MRM Library-Software Solution to Accelerate Cell Biology, Disease Research

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) today announced a collaboration with scientists at the University of Toronto’s Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research to produce a comprehensive metabolomics ... [Published EON Science - Sep 29 2014]

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"It's hard to speculate," Leung said. "I certainly do not wish any sort of armed conflict, any sort of violence and certainly no bloodshed because it's Chinese against Chinese. Why would we want to do that?"
"With innovation driving today's knowledge-based economy, it's increasingly important for universities to develop innovative undergraduate programming that enhances a student's critical thinking, problem-solving and re skills that will enable them as graduates to be employable, adaptable global citizens" says SFU President Andrew Petter
..."What undoes companies," writes communications specialist Ken Makovsky on Forbes.com (May 31, 2012), "is the familiar stuff of human folly: denial, hubris, ego, wishful thinking, poor communication, lax oversight, greed and deceit."
"Congratulations to each of these young and ambitious scientists," said Matt Carr, Executive Director of the Algae Biomass Organization. "The ideas and research they are presenting today will become the technologies, products and companies of tomorrow. We look forward to seeing them continue to make progress."

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Google chairman Eric Schmidt: ‘I still love Bla... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - 4 hours ago]
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3D printing's future is the high street, not th... [Published New Scientist - 5 hours ago]
Speaking through and to the homeless [Published University Affairs - 5 hours ago]
Online tool lets scientists keep track of all p... [Published University Affairs - 5 hours ago]
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Breaking research out of the lab: Canada doesn’... [Published Financial Post | Business » Entrepreneur - 3 hours ago]
Canada needs more innovation. Or so recent news headlines across the country would have you believe. We are told Canada is falling behind on the world stage, and that innovation is the solution to generate decent jobs, to economic prosperity and to increase ...
Google chairman Eric Schmidt: ‘I still love Bla... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - 4 hours ago]
TORONTO — Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt made a rare visit to Canada on Wednesday, to help announce a $1.5 million grant to support the educational charity Actua and speak at an event promoting his new book “How Google Works,” written with ...
$34 Million in Funding for Canadian Post-Docs a... [Published Canadian BioTechnologist2.0 - 5 hours ago]
The Harper Government recently announced 166 new Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship recipients and 70 new Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship recipients, a moved that is aimed at developing, attracting and retaining the best young researchers in Canada and ...
Over 250 anthropologists join the call for a bo... [Published Mondoweiss - 6 hours ago]
More than 250 anthropologists have signed a statement endorsing the burgeoning movement to boycott Israeli academic institutions in protest of Israel’s systematic human rights violations against the Palestinian people. These violations, in which many ...
Allan Levine: Never mind Ford Nation. Hogtown h... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 11 hours ago]
Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who is now recovering from cancer and has withdrawn from this month’s mayoral election, has produced his share of shenanigans over the past four years. But he is hardly alone: Toronto has witnessed the rise and fall of controversial ...
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