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Volume 39, Issue 5 (October 15, 2012)

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U of T drops in rankings

U of T dropped two places this year, falling short of the top 20 category in the Times Higher Education 2012/13 World University Rankings. “In...

This year marks the appointment of U of T’s first full-time Muslim chaplain. The position...

The Canadian Federation of Students-Ontario, a lobby group that represents over 300,000 post-secondary students...

The Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre donated 1,176 non-perishable food items to the food...

The Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre  added 128 quiet study spaces on level one...

UTMSU’s Ministry of Social Justice and Equity hosted the second annual DisOrientation Week, offering...

Maude Barlow talked about the issue of global fresh water shortages and water privatization...

Rage against the campus

Dear editor, You can always tell who the first years are. Bags packed with all their textbooks. Mouths shining with braces and smiles that will surely fade in a month or two. But if you can’t tell the first-year backpack from the fourth-year backpack, and you...

Dear Editor, There are two main purposes of student unions and organizations when it comes...

Dear Editor, Politicians, as a rule, react to public pressure and rarely take their own...

Most of my friends graduated last year, plastering pictures of their degrees on Facebook...

Interview: Jully Black

Multi-talented Canadian songstress Jully Black is no stranger to career reinvention. As well as finding success on the charts with her own songs, the...

We’ve reached a point in show business where the name “Louis C.K.” is synonymous...

After a brief departure from the literary scene, J.K. Rowling—who has practically become as...

Ben Affleck’s much-hyped Argo, which played in early September at the Toronto International Film...

Tim Burton has returned to stop-motion with Frankweenie. A remake of one of his...

We like to possess a sense of self. We are constantly choosing aspects of...

UTM/TV acquired

The Digital Enterprise Management Society’s August newsletter reported that they now own and operate UTM/TV. To me, the word “own” evokes images of financial takeovers...

Your friends are doing a lot more for you than you think—and now science...

Enjoy this short journey through UTM's oldest jewel

By the age of 27, Jonah Lehrer  had written two bestselling books on how...

Oh, hello, reader! It’s been a little while, hasn’t it? Welcome back. Today’s topic...

Zindel Segal, a psychiatry professor at U of T, describes mindfulness meditation as a...

Hoop dreams

The Division 1 recreational intramural basketball league kicked off last Tuesday in the RAWC’s main gym. The games consist of two 20-minute halves with...

“If I’d told you before the season started that the New Orleans Saints would...

UTM’s tri-campus women’s basketball team began their season with an impressive 51–46  road victory...

U of T’s Varsity Blues lost to the rival York University’s Lions by a...

The 2012 MLB season was a tumultuous one for the Toronto Blue Jays. Following...