When UTS opened its doors in 1910, our now iconic street number – 371 – sat proudly over the main entrance, the gateway to our school, and it is still there today. Hence @371: a gateway to school news, views, and insights.
By Marleen Koch
As you walk by groups of chatting teens, watch movies and TV, and witness the onslaught of popular culture around us, the amount of time and energy given to the topic of romantic relationships is hard to ignore. Whether your teen is entering the dating world or simply being... READ MORE
A strategic initiative of UTS in our renewed strategic plan is to develop our international partnerships. According to an article in The Globe and Mail, published on November 7th, “Canada should launch an ambitious new program to send college and university students abroad in an effort to prepare... READ MORE
On Thursday, November 2, UTS was the site of the first Medicine by Design student conference. The University of Toronto initiative, created in 2015 thanks in part to a grant from the federal government’s Canada First Research Excellence Fund, is strengthening the university’s position as a global... READ MORE
By Negar Shayan
Throughout 2017, which marks the 150th anniversary of confederation, the UTS Indigenous Solidarity Committee – which includes James Campbell and myself as staff supervisors, Elder-in-Residence Cat Criger and students from F1-S6 – has been focused on the following question: “... READ MORE
By Kris Ewing
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.”
- Charles Darwin
One month into the school year and with significant change on the horizon, it is important to... READ MORE
As far back as the turn of the century, the UTS community knew that our building was badly in need of a renewal. That is why, in 1999, the school launched the Building Opportunities campaign with the goal of funding significant upgrades to our facilities. This campaign ended only a few years later... READ MORE
On September 28, UTS will launch Building the Future, the capital campaign for our renewed building at 371 Bloor St. As one of our former principals, Al Fleming, said, every 107 years you need to renovate. In addition, UTS is committed to rebuilding our school as part of our renewed... READ MORE
The start of a new school year is a time of excitement and anticipation. We hope that our students and their family members enjoyed some relaxation over the summer.
While some students, parents and staff were away from the building, this summer UTS was again bustling with our... READ MORE
This morning as I sit in my office, the halls of UTS are humming with the sounds of students reconnecting with friends and staff. At UTS we are eagerly preparing for the first week of school and the launch of the 2017-2018 academic year.
This year, UTS launches our refreshed strategic plan. Our... READ MORE
By Katherine Joyce and Negar Shayan
Two soon-to-be S5 UTS students, Natalka Bowley and Jonathan Liu were selected to represent Canada at the Global Classroom G20 Finance Track at the G20 Summit. They were the only two students selected from across the country! Natalka and Jonathan... READ MORE