U of T student leaves degree on GO train

A freshly minted U of T graduate who forgot her degree certificate on a GO train after the November 4 ceremony had it returned...

The HCC mental health process: A breakdown

The Medium spoke to the Health and Counselling Centre (HCC) about the process students can go through to access mental health services on campus,...

QSS appoints new chair

The Quality Service to Students (QSS) committee met last Wednesday to elect a new QSS chairperson, review the Student Services fees budget, and provide...

MiWay negotiates with the city for new contract

The contract negotiations between the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU), which represents 86 per cent of the MiWay workforce, and the City of Mississauga are...

The fight to save baby Eva Batista’s life

At just seven weeks old, Eva Batista was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a rare disease which attacks the body’s muscles. Batista, who...

Youth and Yoga in Lamu

“I like to see how languages work in the world. fascinated by the complexity of communication and the central role it plays...

UTM’s popular vocal dataset

“Are you familiar with TSpace?” asks Dr. Kathy Pichora-Fuller, professor of psychology at the University of Toronto. TSpace is the University of Toronto’s institutional...

Self-driving cars and field robotics

Imagine a robot executing an order such as finding a coral head in an ocean. This is one of the projects Dr. Florian...

Working out men’s health in Movember

The annual tradition of Movember has arrived again, where men’s health is the focal issue all throughout November. A report from Harvard Health Publishing...

Water basketball makes a wave at UTM

Last Tuesday, UTM Intramurals and Aquatics teamed up to host UTM’s first Innertube Water Basketball Tournament. Set to run for three and a half...

Loss and the iceberg: How grit is key

We tend to fall for the iceberg illusion—the illusion that the part we see above the surface is a true representation of its size....

Treating depression just got more effective

Depression is one of the most destructive mental illnesses, and most people have likely suffered from depression, or have known someone who has dealt...

Editorial: UTM needs more empathy

Last week, we broke a story on campus police handcuffing third-year UTM student Natalia Espinosa at the Health and Counseling Centre (HCC) after she...

I was handcuffed in the HCC: This is my story

It was the morning of October 3 when I was gently awoken from my hospital bed by a doctor. She introduced herself to me...

The U.S. is moral grandstanding

Re: “ISIS in a turbulent world,” November 11, 2019.Dear Editor,I think that it’s incredibly...

The Bland Duck (Pub)

Re: “The Bland Duck Pub,” November 11, 2019.Dear Editor,I read your editorial last week regarding the...

Profs issue really honest letters of recommendation to students

Reality checks have spread across campus as professors have taken to writing completely honest letters of recommendation for their students.

UTM Beavertail truck found to be most useful method for preventing suicide

The mental stability of University of Toronto Mississauga students hinges on the presence of one shining beacon: the Beavertail truck.

UTM Parking Office to sell spots in-line

The University of Toronto parking office, the most beloved section of campus administration, is proud to announce a new method of capitalizing on...

Goat yoga was an inside job

On the cover of the November 4 issue of The Medium, a goat rests upon the back of a smiling older lady. The latest...

The Christmas Market shines bright in Toronto

Set in the Victorian-era, cobblestone-lined Distillery Historic District, Toronto’s Christmas Market creates a remarkable experience for locals and tourists alike. The market is filled with...

Queer Eye Japan is culturally appropriate

“The Fab Five bring their message of self-care and compassion to four Japanese men and women while exploring the country’s rich culture and...

Portia’s Julius Caesar is untraditional

William Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Julius Caesar, was reworked into a women-centered lens by Kaitlyn Riordan, which she titled Portia’s Julius Caesar. The play follows Shakespeare’s traditional story...

Music review: Jesus is King

Kanye West shocked many with the release of his new album, Jesus is King. Whether you’re a fan of his music or not, you were...