Category Archives: University of Toronto

Rotman Professors Win 2016 Fellowship and Governor’s Awards from the Bank of Canada

Toronto, ON – Two professors at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management have been named as the recipients of prestigious research awards from the Bank of Canada today. Dan Trefler, a professor of business economics who holds the … Continue reading

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U of T Supermileage Team to unveil new fleet of super-efficient student-built vehicles

Toronto, ON – Imagine driving from Toronto to San Francisco and back on three litres of gasoline. That’s exactly the kind of vehicle a University of Toronto Suoermileage Team, will be unveiling on April 16 along with another battery-electric powered car. It’s … Continue reading

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Rotman Faculty Member Honoured as an Outstanding B-School Professor

Toronto, ON – For the third consecutive year, a faculty member at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management has been named as one of the Most Outstanding 40-Under-40 B-School Professors by the business education site Poets&Quants. András Tilcsik … Continue reading

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University of Toronto faculty, alumni inducted into Canada’s Medical Hall of Fame

Toronto, ON – Members of University of Toronto’s faculty and alumni will be inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame at a ceremony taking place today at McMaster University, taking four of this year’s six spots. “This is something … Continue reading

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Four Toronto universities release findings of student transportation needs

Toronto, ON – StudentMoveTO, a collaboration between Toronto’s four universities to address student transportation needs, found that students in the GTA are spending too much time commuting to and from classes each day. The findings are the result of a joint … Continue reading

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Yeast Against the Machine: Bakers’ Yeast Could Improve Diagnosis

Toronto, ON – It’s easier than ever to sequence our DNA, but doctors still can’t exactly tell from our genomes which diseases might befall us. Professor Fritz Roth is setting out to change this by going to basics — to our … Continue reading

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Joseph Rotman leaves $30 million legacy gift to Rotman School of Management

Toronto, ON – The estate of Joseph Rotman is making a landmark $30 million gift to the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.  The gift will help the Rotman School, already one of the leading global brands in management education, … Continue reading

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Action plan on sexual violence prevention and support at U of T

The University of Toronto is creating a new Sexual Violence Prevention and Support Centre with locations on all three campuses, part of a series of measures to improve safety and co-ordinate services. The measures are outlined in an action plan … Continue reading

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University of Toronto and RBC create startup accelerator for young innovators

Toronto, ON – The University of Toronto and RBC today announced a major new initiative to support Canada’s innovative entrepreneurs. Located in the Banting and Best Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (BBCIE), ONRamp will provide new collaborative workspaces for students, … Continue reading

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New Flexible Internship Program Introduced for Full Time MBA Students at University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.

Toronto – The Full Time MBA program at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management has launched the Flexible Internship Program which is a significant innovation to the traditional MBA Program structure and will allow students greater customization of … Continue reading

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