Spring 2017 - Campus news

Big gift for Tamil studies

Ravi Gukathasan

One of U of T Scarborough’s earliest Tamil alumni has given UTSC a historic donation of $2 million to support Tamil studies.

New Vice-Dean to focus on equity

Maydianne Andrade in her lab with a student

Professor Maydianne Andrade, a renowned scientist known for her research on spiders, is the new Vice-Dean of Faculty Affairs & Equity.

Writing students win big

picture of lit jam team

Three talented Creative Writing students at U of T Scarborough are winners of the International Festival of Authors’ inaugural Lit Jam – a timed, improvisational contest that matches storytelling teams against each other. 

New research chairs at UTSC

Brian Connelly

Brian Connelly is fascinated by the role personality plays in the modern workplace, and that work has been recognized for its importance and influence. Connelly, an associate professor in the Department of

Global experts speak to local audience

Logo for Great Explorations lecture series

A new lecture series welcomed local residents to hear from some of the campus’ most renowned thinkers.