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How are you coping during COVID-19?

Check out the U of T and CAMH online discussion forum where U of T students can share stories about how they are dealing with the current situation, offer support, encouragement, and share experiences with managing stress and anxiety related to the COVID-19 virus. 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

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.

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Download the 2019-20 Essential Guide for Grad Students. Learn the essentials.


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