of T is composed of many colleges, faculties and departments,
each with its own unique history and milestones to celebrate.
Check this page regularly to find out the latest on the divisional
anniversaries and join us in the celebrations!
If your division is celebrating an anniversary, we’d
love to hear about it. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
with the details.
of Information Studies: 75th
The Faculty of Information Studies (FIS) is celebrating
its 75th anniversary. From its founding as the Library School
within the Ontario College of Education in 1928, FIS has gone
through a series of changes – and different names –
mirroring the growing importance of information management
in society. Read
more about how FIS, headquartered at Robarts Library,
evolved into one of the best-equipped facilities in the world
for teaching information studies.
For 150 years, University College has been a place where ideas
begin. This year, UC celebrates a century and a half of nurturing
an outstanding community of students, alumni, faculty and
more about their remarkable achievements and other highlights
of UC’s history.
of Toronto at Scarborough
From its origins as a college within the Faculty of Arts and
Science, the University of Toronto at Scarborough (UTSC) has
grown into a lively and diverse campus with a history and
school spirit all its own. UTSC will mark 2004, the fortieth
anniversary of its founding, by opening a management building
and student centre. Read
more about the past and future of UTSC.
of Zoology: 150th
From an ex-minister who denounced Darwin to today’s
research juggernaut, zoology at U of T has come a long way
in 150 years. In 1853, when Reverend Hincks became the first
professor at U of T to teach natural science, Charles Darwin
was still going over his notes. Today U of T zoologists unravel
the mysteries of life in the sea, land and air, and add to
our growing knowledge of the interdependence of all life on
more about zoology’s 150th anniversary.