Faculty & Students in the News

Our experts comment on breaking news, trends, and industry developments

Faculty of Information, University of Toronto professors, instructors, and students are often asked to comment on breaking news, trends, and industry developments. Below are links to recent media coverage that they have received for providing expert opinion and research-based information on a wide range of daily issues important to Canadians.

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Obituary for former Dean, Francess Halpenny in Globe and Mail (January 15): Francess Halpenny, 98, was an undisputed star of the editing world

Professor Emeritus Andrew Clement in Toronto Star (January 12): Sidewalk Labs’ Toronto waterfront tech hub must respect privacy, democracy


Doctoral student Jenna Jacobson in Toronto Star (February 19): How to detox from your smartphone

Professor Patrick Keilty in the10and3, a blog about data science (January 19): Exit Stage Left: The Decline of Strip Clubs in Canada