Essays Tagged: "University of Toronto"

An overview on wheather or not fatty foods can impair your thought process.

r leaning ability? This article suggests just that.Based upon a study done by two professors at the University of Toronto, and published in the journal Neurobiology of Learning and Memory; your memory ...

(1 pages) 97 1 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays

Abortion: Choice Vs. Murder, an argumentative paper

n by Dr. Ranalli acting President of the Deveber Institute for Bioethics and Social Research at the University of Toronto stated that "Spino-Thahamic System" is fully developed by about the 12th to 14 ...

(3 pages) 316 3 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Frederick Banting.

roughout high school Fred Banting's marks were average. He enjoyed school and was a bit shy. In his University years Banting started to improve in his marks and earned A's and B's. He had started his ... uty. He trained in Canada at the Niagara Falls army camp and continued his medical education at the University of Toronto. In 1915 he decided to specialize in surgery and graduated in 1917. In Decembe ...

(8 pages) 46 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Its a story about monkeys, that i made up when i found a monkey at the park one day.

device driver for the equipment between the monkeys and the computer.This incident happened at the University of Toronto in late November of 1979 or 1980. The zoology department had used digital-to-a ... ting in the shutting down of the zoology department for a day while the experiment was stopped. The University of Toronto has the third or fourth most respected zoology department in the world and wan ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Legalising Marijuana

bad marijuana is and how it impairs your judgment and can cause car accidents. A researcher at the University of Toronto by the name of Alison Smiley in March of 1999 showed that people who use marij ...

(3 pages) 36 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

James Hillier devlopment of the Electron Microscope

d, he turned out to have a talent for mathematics and physics, and won a science scholarship to the University of Toronto. There, he and fellow student Albert Prebus invented the world's first practic ... ks to high school students about careers in science. Because he would never have been able to go to university without scholarships, he established the James Hillier Foundation, which awards scholarsh ...

(1 pages) 1269 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Erving Goffman: A Biography.

inians who immigrated to Canada sometime between 1897 and 1914 (Manning 1998). Goffman attended the University of Manitoba in 1939 with an initial interest in chemistry. However, in 1934 and 1935 Goff ... nue on his true path of discovery that lead to the world of sociology. Goffman ended up leaving the University of Manitoba for the University of Toronto where he received a B.A. in Sociology in 1945 ( ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Shouldice Hospital Limited: Case Study.

A Brief History:Dr. Edward Earle Shouldice graduated from the University of Toronto in 1916. By 1940, Dr. Shouldice was operating a private medical and surgical p ... 916. By 1940, Dr. Shouldice was operating a private medical and surgical practice, lecturing at the University of Toronto, and pursuing research work in areas of advancing medical knowledge. During Wo ...

(9 pages) 341 1 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

William Lyon Mackenzie King

British rule. King's father came from a family that was loyal to Britain.In 1891, King went to the University of Toronto to study economics and government. He won a scholarship to the University of C ... ent. He won a scholarship to the University of Chicago and he also furthered his studies at Harvard University.In Toronto and in Chicago, King was shocked by the poverty of "big cities". In the summer ...

(11 pages) 25 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Sir William Osler

a proprietary, or privately owned, institution (not to be confused with the Medical Faculty of the University of Toronto), which was then not active as a teaching body. After two years at the Toronto ... active as a teaching body. After two years at the Toronto School of Medicine , Osler came to McGill University in Montreal where he obtained his medical degree (MDCM) in 1872.Osler subsequently taught ...

(3 pages) 17 1 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Prediction of War from the Poem "The Shark" by E.J. Pratt:

end of WWI. E.J. Pratt received his education from St. John's Methodist College, Victoria College, University of Toronto, Victoria University, University of Toronto. E.J. Pratt worked many jobs, some ...

(3 pages) 14 0 4.3 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Frederick Banting Biography

o continue his education at Victoria College in the field of General Arts but failed and went on to University of Toronto to again try the arts. However, he soon switched to medicine and graduated in ... succesful as Banting envisioned and he only made $4. He was then offered a job teaching medicine at University of Western Ontario. On the night of October 31st, 1920, during his routine reading of art ...

(5 pages) 1859 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Margret Atwood

thor Profile"). Two years after this life-altering decision, Atwood entered Victoria College at the University of Toronto. She received her bachelor's degree from Victoria College in 1961, and then we ... ree from Radcliffe College in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Atwood also received education from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, during 1962-63 and 1965-67. In all Atwood has twelve honorar ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Are We Prepared for an Avian Flu Pandemic at UTSC? By VMK

University of Toronto Scarborough Campus:Are We Prepared?IntroductionH5N1 presents a serious concern ... andemic type problems. The intent of this paper is topresent considerations for such a plan for the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus(UTSC).UTSC ProfileUTSC is responsible for the lives and wel ... . As of the 2005/2006school year there were 8,719 full time undergraduate students enrolled at UTSC(University of Toronto Scarborough, 2007). On top of this the university's responsibilityextends to a ...

(11 pages) 21 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases


ion (Johnson, 2008). According to Dr. Dennis of the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto, "Meta-analyses and predictive studies have clearly suggested the importance o ... kids in 2001" (Kovach, 2007, p. 51). Kovach asked Dr. Richard Gelles, a child-welfare expert at the University of Pennsylvania how this could happen. Dr. Gelles explains (Kovach, 2007, p. 51)."Estrada ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Contribution of Dr. Norman Bethune

ccording to Brittain (1964), in the First World War, Bethune interrupted the medical studies in the University of Toronto (U of T) and volunteered to become a stretcher-bearer in France. After he was ...

(5 pages) 2604 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

University—a Good Area for Entrepreneurship

University-a Good Area for EntrepreneurshipIntroductionThis essay is written to analyse and critical ... this essay is to analyse the relationship between entrepreneurship and universities by digging out university's environment that help fostering entrepreneurship within its networks. The key limitatio ... writer's insufficient experience in the entrepreneurship field and insufficient comprehension about university.Entrepreneurship and UniversityUniversities provide a good environment for entrepreneursh ...

(6 pages) 35 0 3.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A Book Review of Fugitive Pieces by Anne Michaels

s. The duo would spend time at eateries, going for walks, and learning English. While attending the University of Toronto, Jakob meets a new friend Maurice Salman. Then shortly after, Athos died. Foll ... ies two days later.From there on, the author changes the narration to Ben, a young professor at the University of Toronto. Ben’s parents were holocaust survivors (much like Jakob), and Ben also g ...

(6 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Biography of Elizabeth MacGill

she died in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She had obtained a degree of electrical engineering from the University of Toronto and started working for the Austin Automobile Company that was in Pontiac, Mic ... on, which in turn made Elizabeth MacGill obtain an aeronautical engineering masters degree from the University of Michigan. Sadly, in 1929, she was afflicted with a disease known as polio and was told ...

(2 pages) 2799 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Stem Cell

identify and created the basics for stem cell research. McCulloch, after receiving his MD from the University of Toronto, began his education and research at the Lister Institute in London, England. ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Dec/2011

Subjects: Science Essays