June 28, 2017

Alumni receive $210,000 boost to empower Scarborough youth through woodworking

The first time Shirin Karoubi (BA, 2013) stepped through the doors of U of T Scarborough’s Fabrication and Digital Media lab, she was taken aback. When she enrolled in “sculpture” class, she assumed that she’d be working with clay. But there was no kiln or potter’s wheel to be found—instead, Karoubi found herself in a woodworking shop.

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June 15, 2017

Finding a voice to complete her journey


Chana Weiss, once silent about her traumatic past, wants to help those like her.

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June 14, 2017

The Great Outdoors

Canada's national parks are free to explore in 2017, thanks to a Parks Canada Discovery Pass. Here are eight beauties you definitely don't want to miss.

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June 5, 2017

Terms and Conditions


Photographers, illustrators and production personnel are indeed artists, but they’re also contracted suppliers. From negotiating rates to protecting your intellectual property, here’s how to navigate the buyer’s market.

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May 30, 2017

How to really learn a language: six strategies to boost your learning


As the international language of business, it’s estimated that 1.75 billion people worldwide speak English. Translation? If you’re headed overseas to work, study or volunteer, you may be able to get away with not learning your host country’s tongue. However, in doing so, you’ll be limiting the depth and breadth of your travel experience.

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