Former University of Toronto President, medical researcher, and UC alumnus Professor David Naylor (1974 UC) addressed 200 of Canada's top scientists and researchers at the Metro Convention Centre last week, making the case for investment in basic and applied research.
With convocation ceremonies underway on campus this week, visitors will likely hear the sound of U of T's carillon playing in celebration. We've put together this video featuring U of T's carilloneur, law alumnus Roy Lee, who gives us an inside look at the instrument.
Brenda Andrews (BSc 1980 UC), Director of the Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research and Charles H. Best Chair of Medical Research at U of T, has been appointed to the rank University Professor, the University’s highest academic rank. Andrews is a pioneer in the field of systems biology. Read more at the Donnelly Centre News.
Nelson Wiseman, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Canadian Studies program at University College, was asked to comment on the outcome of the Conservative leadership race by the Business News Network.