Incoming Principal of Senior College at the University of Toronto Harold Atwood, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Physiology, was elected and installed as the second Principal of Senior College at the University of Toronto in June, 2017. He takes the place of the founding Principal, Peter Russell (Political Science), who stepped down after serving as Principal since 2009.
Sep 11 / 2017
Could Running When Young Help Protect the Aging Brain? Aug 14, 2017 Author: Heidi Singer University of Toronto researchers have discovered that rats who run a great deal in youth have better memories in old age, a finding that could shed light on why exercise – both physical and cognitive – seems to protect against Alzheimer’s disease in people.
Aug 15 / 2017
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Aug 11 / 2017
Many congratulations to Dr. Brian Cox who was granted tenure at the rank of Associate Professor effective July 1, 2017. Outstanding!
Jul 27 / 2017