Fall 2013 - Campus news
Advances in computer and communications technology have left the world awash in massive amounts of electronic information. Responding to this need, UTSC has introduced a new stream that focuses on the tools and techniques for working with big data.
Our understanding of near-urban green zones like the Rouge National Urban Park may help us better manage storm runoff, soil erosion and carbon dioxide emissions—vitally important given extreme weather events like the flooding in Toronto this past July.
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.
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.
UTSC broke ground October 8th on the Environmental Science and Chemistry Building (ESCB) scheduled for completion in the summer of 2015.
UTSC students, staff and faculty have made their mark on the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre (TPASC)—literally. Their signatures cover two steel beams that will be installed in the new facility.