Category Archives: Breaking News Experts

Canada’s Paralympians Revealed

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the Paralympians. Bruce Kidd, Principal U of T Scarborough Expertise: What to expect from Canadian Paralympians in Rio Email: bruce.kidd@utoronto.ca (available by email) *Please read his U of … Continue reading

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Ontario Faces Imminent Fentanyl Crisis

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the imminent fentanyl crisis in Ontario. Michelle Arnot, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Expertise: Fentanyl use and addiction, What it does to the … Continue reading

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Patrick Brown U-Turn on Sex-Ed Promise

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on Patrick Brown’s u-turn on sex-ed promise. Nelson Wiseman, Professor of Political Science and Director of Canadian Studies Program Expertise: Provincial politics, Policy and public opinion Tel: (416) 978-3336 … Continue reading

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Trudeau Visits China

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on Trudeau visiting China. David Mulroney, President of St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto Expertise: Canadian ambassador to China from 2009 to 2012 Email: david.mulroney@utoronto.ca (Please cc: … Continue reading

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ISIS attack kills dozens in Yemen

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the ISIS attack in Yemen. Aisha Ahmad, Assistant Professor of Political Science(U of T Scarborough), Munk School of Global Affairs Expertise: ISIS strategy, Why Yemen is a … Continue reading

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Brazil’s Suspended President Testifies at Impeachment Trial

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the impeachment trial. Judith Teichman, Professor of Political Science and International Development Latin America Expertise: Latin American politics,  Political landscape in Brazil Tel: (416) 488-4846 Email: Judith.teichman@utoronto.ca … Continue reading

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Trudeau Visits China

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on Trudeau visiting China. Lynette Ong, Associate Professor of Political Science and Asian Institute Expertise: Political economy of China Email: lynette.ong@utoronto.ca Robert Bothwell, Professor of International Relations, Munk School of Global … Continue reading

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Earthquake Strikes Central Italy

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the earthquake in Italy. Constantin Christopoulos, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering Expertise:  Earthquake engineering, Retrofitting old buildings to withstand earthquakes Tel: (416) 978-6238 Email: cchristo@ecf.utoronto.ca Brian Schwartz, Associate … Continue reading

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Car Bomb in Turkey Kills 11

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on Turkey’s political climate. Jens Hanssen, Associate Professor of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean History Expertise: Turkey’s political climate Tel: (416) 888-9981 Email: jens.hanssen@utoronto.ca Aurel Braun, Professor of International Relations … Continue reading

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Defense Minister Announces New Peacekeeping Commitment

The following is a list of University of Toronto experts who can comment on the new peacekeeping commitment. Robert Bothwell, Professor of International Relations, Munk School of Global Affairs Expertise: Canada’s history of peacekeeping operations Tel: (416) 946-8948 Email: bothwell@chass.utoronto.ca Arne Kislenko, … Continue reading

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