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MESSAGES FROM DONORS
Can't wait to see the trash wheel spinning in Toronto! [Prof. Chelsea Rochman is heading a Waterwheel Powered Trash Interceptor project.]
I am grateful for my 4 years at the U of T Faculty of Dentistry! They helped me land my current position as an Oral Pathologist at NYU College of Dentistry!!
I will change U of T
I had some of the best times of my life during my four years at ECE
My acceptance to study for an MDiv at Trinity was a defining moment in responding to God's call to ordained ministry. I was encouraged and inspired by the amazing Faculty led by David Neelands.
Peter Russell inspired me to pursue truth and justice.
Field hockey days on the Blues with Beth Ali, John DeSouza and all my amazing teammates!
A tremendous institution that provided an excellent education, opportunity, memories and a base for a lifetime of great experiences!!
My teen age dream was to be an Occupational Therapist, I spent my years from graduation to retirement enjoying my chosen profession.
The hugely important Biomedical Communications department allowed me to launch a fascinating career and build a company based on communicating medical concepts and educating key stakeholders.
I am grateful for my 4 years at UoT (Vic 8T8). The academic staff challenged me to grow, to learn, and to prepare me for a rewarding career.
I am grateful for my 4 years in Chem Eng (6T1) as it lead to a very fulfilling and rewarding career in teaching. Thanks to Profs Graydon, Breckenridge and others who made this possible.
Best of luck with recruitment this year - looking forward to the 2018 soccer season!
My two years pursuing my MBA was a turning point personally and professionally.
Life long education
UTSC residence has provided a good study environment for my son, as he had problems finding off-campus accommodation because of his allergies.
Spent many happy and fruitful hours in the darkrooms of Hart House back in the 1970's, when finally women were allowed to be part of Hart House, and when we were shooting film!
Not only did UofT provide me with scholastic education for both BASc and MEng but it provided friends for life and how to continue to learn after school.
Inspiring Academic staff and Graduate students challenged me to grow, to learn, to teach others and build a most rewarding career.
I got a great education at U of T.
UC provided a foundation in languages, history and philosophy- preparing me well for 2 grad degrees in theology, a PhD in Pastoral Psychology and Counseling, and a career of prof practice and teaching.
The University of Toronto was my dream university, and that is the reason I have returned as a graduate student pursuing a Masters of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy at OiseUofT.
My Ba at SMC led me higher to an MA in French and to a B Ed from OISE in 1971. Thank you SMC!
I used to work at U of T. I was proud to work for such a well regarded academic institution and continue to be proud of everything its accomplishments, including its amazing students / graduates.
My MBA education at Rotman enabled me to access a job market that simply would not have been possible without my MBA and the knowledge I acquired.
U of T helped me discover my true potential and where I want to go in life. Thank you U of T :)
I came to Canada in 1969 because of my opposition to the Vietnam war. I enrolled in the doctoral program at OISE. I was hired by OISE on graduation and have worked at OISE/UT since.
I had a wonderful training in general surgery at U of T
Thank you UofT.
met my husband
It's in giving that we receive. Giving to students, makes a difference in the lives of future generations
UT and jointly with McGill (Ph.D ) gave me a good career with 6 patents, publications and awards. 3 patents were strongly "Disruptive" tech in high power electrical connectors and a new furnace design
My MASc in 1966 provided opportunity to enter the Engineering Profession in Canada.
Wonderful memories of Gull Lake Survey Camp 1967 - Art Leitch
I swam with the Varsity team 1970 to 1972. With the other swimmers, this was the best team experience I enjoyed in my sporting career.
So happy to donate for the Civ/Min CAMP Centennial. Survey Camp is such a unique experience, and we are lucky to have it as part of our engineering education!
Once I was a struggling mother of three. The University of Toronto has given me many years of support and joy. Now I want to give a little bit back.
Graduating from university was a dream in my life. And after my first attempt at another university fell through. It was even better the second time around. The people and support really made a differ
With the support I have from The University of Toronto-Department of Surgery, I am able to harness three very important achievements to unleash my mind and make my surgical inventions a reality.
I love being a Nurse and a Nurse Practitioner ~ I am grateful everyday for the best experience as a grad of the BScN 9T2 and PHCNP Programme 9T6.
My husband taught at the U of T for 40 years, and loved teaching his students and doing his research here. In this and other ways, life in our new country has been good for us all.
My adventure company is LIVING OUT LOUD thanks to the mentorship of many a fine professor at UofT
UofT made me confident in my abilities, and allowed me to connect to brilliant peers I otherwise would never be able to meet.
I learned some of my greatest life lessons through U of T Football. It led to me moving to the US to coach college football which led to me meeting my wife, having children, and living my dreams.
Happy memories of Devo North House and our mascot…long live the Ape!
At age 73, I am delighted to find that I can still study and write coherent essays. This inspires me to take on further challenges post-retirement.
UofT and St Mikes instilled in me the expectation that I could make a difference in the world. Be it in business, community, family - I was expected to lead, learn and enjoy life. I've done all 3.
Thank you Canada and UOT. I was given a chance to restart my life. I came as a refugee at age 18 and was given $10 as start up money to go look for a job. That was then.
I am very proud to be UofT Alumni of Chem Eng 75. As my 2 daughters and my son are engineers too following Mom and Dad's footsteps
U of T was a great place to spend 5 years of my life on graduate studies. The great professors and students helped make me the person that I am today.