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…

Uncovering UTMIA: A deep dive into ‘Men’s Issues Awareness at the University of Toronto’

It’s 7 PM as I’m sitting in the Banting Building, Room 131, being jolted by screeching microphone feedback as four men stand behind me, looking on. The event is “Prosecuting Sexual Assault: Should you hear it all?”, and the event organizer, Ed Sullivan, sternly addresses the crowd by noting that U of T’s policies for…