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U of T’s ‘virtual’ Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition draws a crowd online

The annual?3MT?competition finals took place on Zoom and Facebook Live this year, with more than 400 viewers tuning in to support the 12 U of T finalists. The event also included a special guest appearance from CBC Radio Ideas producers Tom Howell and?Nicola Luksic. Read more.

U of T’s School of the Environment launches first stand-alone graduate degree

Already home to a range of robust?undergraduate programs?and two interdisciplinary?graduate-level collaborative specializations, the University of Toronto’s School of the Environment?is launching its first stand-alone graduate degree program: a Master of Environment & Sustainability (MES). Read more.

Faculty of Law doctoral candidate named a Trudeau Foundation Scholar

Congratulations to Jérémy Boulanger Bonnelly, a doctoral candidate in the Faculty of Law, on being named one of 16 dynamic and diverse Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation 2020 Scholars! Jérémy will receive financial support and learn skills to help empower him as an engaged leader at U of T and in his community. Learn more.

All-video PhD Final Oral Examination

Congratulations Anca Ferche! Anca completed a two-and-a-half-hour presentation of her thesis and a vigorous round of questions from a committee without an in-person meeting, a first for the U of T’s Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering. Learn more.

Anca Ferche (CivE PhD 2T0) at her home office
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