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MESSAGES FROM DONORS
I have 3 degrees from U of T, English BA at University College
I've worked at the University for 40 years and appreciate every opportunity that I have been provided. I give because of Rotman's impact.
U of T was my university of choice since I was 5 years old. When I was there all my dreams of achievements of academics and athletics were met. I would do it all again!
I am forever greatful for the fantastic opportunities provided by my U of T education.
Made me realize that smaller more personable education is better
Shoutout to some amazing mentors I met during my time at UofT for helping me find my path after graduation!
UofT is such a gem of an institution. Can't say enough about the faculty, the student life and the library system.
I am an Academic Professor but had opportunities to work in international organisations. I could teach economics from the IMF and, from the ILO, I created research programs in 4 African countries.
We live in times when relations between Russia and West becoming tense and if we can't understand Russian language how can we make a right decision on Russia? Russian programmes is what's needed
U of T gave me and my wife excellent exposure to quality education and research. It improved our self confidence, and gave us better chances for employment
My father R.W.Knaggs came from Ireland. He became a pharmacist after WW1 but the Ontario board required him to serve a six month apprenticeship which he did in Peterboro and attend the Ontario College
My studies in History and Museum Studies prepared me for a successful career working in educational and cultural institutions. It gave me a great start in life and I continue to enjoy the benefits.
I enjoyed a long and rewarding career at Peel CAS.
My husband's career at the U of T was a source of constant motivation, pride and satisfaction to him.
The people I met here matter!
A life-long learner, I have an Honours BA in English and a Master of Education
UofT's probably going to keep me off the streets so I mean that's how it's changed my life. I guess.
Mathematics graduate degree has given me the skills to excel in my finance career.
I never thought about doing a PhD. Prof. Joe Wong saw my potential and encouraged me to do it. Now I'm heading to the National U of Singapore to be a public policy prof myself. Thank you UofT.
In Honor of Suthan Suthersan
My name is Davies. I have been working in the insurance sector for the last 29 years .
My training at UofT allowed me to become Chief of Dentistry in 3 major paediatric hospitals in Canada.
I am grateful for meeting my best friend and roommate Rossdan Craig in the Eng Sci program!
Overall, U of T has been a very humbling experience and I'm grateful for being able to meet friends from all over the world.
Great medical education..helped me grow from cabbage town kid to Family Physician .... Thank you to UofT and its beautiful downtown campus........
I am extremely grateful to several instructors and professors at OISE/UT for their guidance, wisdom, knowledge, and expertise.
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.