The province has provided general guidance regarding in-person teaching in September. A town hall for faculty and instructors will take place July 26 from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. to provide clarity on UTM's plans for fall 2021, which will serve as a gradual transition period for a full return to in-person instruction on campus in January 2022. Register here for the Zoom webinar
Calling all collectors! UTM's Office of Communications is featuring the collections of UTM community members this summer. Contact Angelia Meffe at email@example.com for a chance to have your collection highlighted on UTM's social media accounts.
Stories Published This Week
U of T community members head to Olympics
More than a dozen University of Toronto students, alumni and staff will be vying for Olympic glory as the Tokyo Games kick off this week.
Colonialism created food insecurity in the Arctic. It will take huge changes to end the crisis. Anthropology professor Tracey Galloway explains that the relationship of communities to their retailers is colonial, via Canada’s National Observer.
Over the past five years, digital finance has increasingly become part of business education. Finance professor Andreas Park talks with Maclean’s about how business schools are dealing with the rise in cryptocurrency.
Beauty-inspired awe can boost your mood. Assistant Professor Jennifer Stellar tells Vietnam Explorer News Channel that people appreciate beauty in even small everyday activities, and that can generate awe.
Anti-Asian racism is more than a trending topic. Assistant professor of sociology Akwasi Owusu-Bempah tells The Walrus that the Canadian government’s resistance to collecting race-based data has been partly due to a desire to create a positive image of Canada as an accepting, multicultural, immigrant-receiving nation.
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