The Science and Engineering Engagement (S.E.E.) initiative facilitates efforts by U of T scientists to engage with the community by:

  • Sharing the excitement of their new discoveries and the challenges of the scientific process
  • Inspiring kids to engage in science and engineering, and
  • Encouraging innovation

Our website is being re-developed to better connect the University to the wider Toronto community, please stay tuned for updates.

Upcoming events:

September 22 to 28th is Science Literacy Week in Toronto.

Science literacy week is a city wide effort to provide access to some of the best science communicators of all time. Through book displays, links to online content, documentary screenings and lecture series, the aim is to showcase how captivating science really is. The science literacy week’s goal is to give people the opportunity to marvel at the discoveries and developments of the last few centuries of scientific thought.

October 7 to 9th Bio-Inspired Ideas for Sustainable Energy Symposium – Connaught Global Challenge

October 8th – Connaught Distinguished Visitor Public Lecture
Professor Sir Richard Friend – Meeting the global energy challenge: What can we learn from Nature


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