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Music on your mind: Why do certain songs strike a deeper chord than others?

October 12, 2020

Dr. Heidi Appel, professor of environmental sciences and dean of the Jesup Scott Honors College, explains her research into how plants can detect and respond to sounds. Read: Music on your mind: Why do certain songs strike a deeper chord than others?


Does Talking To Plants Help Them Grow?

October 9, 2020

Dr. Heidi Appel, professor of environmental sciences and dean of the Jesup Scott Honors College, explains how plants can detect and respond to sounds. Listen: Does Talking To Plants Help Them Grow?


Building Racecars Helps Student Discover Passion for Project Engineering

September 22, 2020

As the team lead on UToledo’s Formula Society of Automotive Engineers team, Hannah Haselhuhn, a mechanical engineering major, directs the design and build process for a Formula-style race car.


UToledo Student to Study in Spain as Recipient of National Scholarship

August 13, 2020

Third-year student Terri Draper will study abroad in 2021 thanks to the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.


UToledo Unites in Solidarity to Identify Solutions to Address Systemic Racial Injustice

June 5, 2020

The University of Toledo’s campus community united in solidarity and support Thursday evening for those affected by the killing of George Floyd.


Class Explores Natural Wonders on Trip to Galapagos Islands

May 22, 2020

The Galapagos Islands: Biology and Conservation class traveled to the Galapagos Islands before the pandemic. Read about their trip and check out their photos.


Sharing Smiles: Honors College Graduate Preparing for Dental School

May 4, 2020

Eanas Abutaha, who has participated in undergraduate research since her freshman year, will graduate with a bachelor of science degree in biology with a concentration in pre-dentistry.


Graduate Breaking Gender Barriers in Information Technology, Computer Science

April 29, 2020

Naba Rizvi is taking her final classes online before she starts working remotely at Microsoft Research and pursues a Ph.D. in computer science and engineering at the University of California at San Diego.


Fulbright 101 Goes Online

April 17, 2020

UToledo Rockets who want to learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program: Mark your calendars for next week. The Office of Competitive Fellowships’ Fulbright 101 has gone virtual. The office will host two informational sessions: • Monday, April 20 — Join via Webex at 3 p.m. Meeting number: 470 899 115; password: Fulbright. • ...


Using Visual Literacy in the Classroom

January 28, 2020

Read how the University and the Toledo Museum of Art's Visual Literacy Initiative is making a difference for students and faculty.