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Canadian scientist, educator Ursula Franklin remembered as ‘global pioneer’

July 26, 2016

Globe & Mail | July 25, 2016

The late Ursula Franklin is being remembered as a “global pioneer,” a trailblazer in science and academics, a staunch feminist and outspoken peace activist. U of T President Meric Gertler has paid tribute to Franklin, saying, “Ursula Franklin was a U of T and global pioneer — as a scientist and educator, as an activist, and as a woman.”  Read more.