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Men are not from Mars, women are not from Venus

9 Jun 2011 - 4:17pm

Professor Mari Ruti of the Department of English and Drama at the University of Toronto Mississauga is taking on the self-help industry in her new book The Case for Falling in Love: Why We Can't Master the Madness of Love-and Why That's the Best Part.

Ruti works at the intersection of contemporary theory, psychoanalysis, continental philosophy and gender and sexuality studies. Her book is written for a mainstream audience and she hopes it will help women and men understand that love is not a game to be won or lost.

U of T to get more graduate spaces

8 Jun 2011 - 2:14pm

The University of Toronto will soon have an increased number of graduate student spaces as part of a provincial initiative to expand graduate education provincewide.

U of T a top employer for Canadians over 40

7 Jun 2011 - 9:57am

University of Toronto's reputation as one of Canada's leading employers was reinforced June 7 with the announcement that it was selected as one of the Top Employers for Canadians Over 40.

The 2011 list, produced by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers, recognizes those organizations whose policies and programs address the unique concerns of employees over 40.

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U of T Mississauga student among Top 20 Under 20

2 Jun 2011 - 1:43pm

When Ben Kim arrived in Canada from Korea in 2001, he barely spoke any English, but he didn't let that stop him. The young musician let his cello do the talking for him until he learned the language.

Today, that love of music has earned him the honour of being one of Youth in Motion's Top 20 Under 20, an award celebrating youth who have demonstrated a significant level innovation, leadership and achievement.

Province announces funding for Mississauga hospital partners in U of T's academy of medicine

26 May 2011 - 1:28pm

The provincial government has announced capital funding to renovate Credit Valley Hospital (CVH) and Trillium Health Centre to ensure medical students learn in state-of-the-art health care facilities.

Mississauga-Erindale MPP Harinder Takhar, minister of government services, announced the funding May 25 at CVH for construction of learning and office space at both hospital sites. Both CVH and Trillium are partners in U of T's newest medical academy, the Mississauga Academy of Medicine.

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