Fall 2013

Tea with the Police

Patchen Barrs

China’s growing economic power, combined with its centralized economy and authoritarian regime, is causing people around the world to take a critical look at the relationship between the Chinese government and political dissenters.

The Many Faces of Chinese Art

Patchen Barrs

“Contemporary Chinese art is exotic, profound, challenging and groundbreaking.” “Contemporary Chinese art is a passing fad, of fleeting interest and ultimately trivial.”

UTSC student wins gold at dragon boat championship

During his second year at UTSC, Victor Young spotted the booth for the UTSC Scartan Dragonboat Crew at Club Week and decided to give it a try.

Take Home: 6 Tips for International Travel

Travel can be exciting, transformative, exhausting and even disappointing. Being prepared makes all the difference.

Green path to success

Two graduates of the Green Path program.

UTSC’s Green Path program graduated 225 students this summer—the largest cohort in its nine-year history. The 12-week program helps students from the People’s Republic of China adjust to life and study in Canada.

Fish Stories

Nathan Lovejoy
Don Campbell

Nathan Lovejoy’s fascination with tropical fish began when, as a child, he would page through reference books filled with the exotic animals of South America.

More than numbers

Lanna Crucefix

By Lanna Crucefix

Big Data for the little guys

Image of Wojciech Gryc with his team in the downtown offices of Canopy Labs.
John Lorinc

Not long after returning to Toronto from a Rhodes Scholarship, Wojciech Gryc landed a gig as a consultantfor McKinsey & Company, an elite global  management consulting firm that offers high-level strategic services to blue-chip clients.

New Centre Tackles Climate Change

New centre tackles climate change

A new partnership between UTSC and China’s Northwest University will help researchers in both institutions learn how to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change.

Did you know?

Image of Adam McGrath

“I like to take a global perspective,” says Adam McGrath, a second-year student in UTSC’s groundbreaking specialist degree in Management & International Business (MIB). “This program gives me that opportunity.”

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