Cinema Studies Alumna: “Gossip Girl” Stephanie Savage

In choosing to enrol in Innis College, the impressive list of accomplished alumni currently working in the film and television industry assured me that as a youth filmmaker, I would be in an exceptional position. I have since had the wonderful pleasure of meeting and gaining valuable insights from Innis alumni such as Degrassi creator,…

SSSCR Presents: Stem Cells – Extending the Frontiers of Knowledge

Canada is at the forefront of stem cell research. From bone marrow transplants to treat cancers such as leukemia, to recent clinical trials that use neural stem cells to treat spinal cord injuries,1 stem cells can repair and mend our bodies.  It’s safe to say that this field is a stepping stone to transforming and…

Will U of T call it quits on smoking?

The smoking ban movement has been gaining more and more attention following McMaster University’s September announcement of their ban in September, which will be effective starting January 1, 2018. It was recently reported that the University of Toronto is considering banning smoking on its campuses, which will affecting all students, both smokers and non-smokers. Smoking…

Inside INpride

INpride, a newly formed Innis based group in support of LGBTQ+ students, is up and running. Though primarily aimed at supporting and advocating for students, INpride is also open to the wider University of Toronto community, including students, staff, faculty, and alumni. This week, I sat down with its co-presidents Jack McCrossin and Sabrina Lin…