Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

January 23rd, 2018 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

Why diversity and inclusion are critical to UT Last month The University of Toledo hosted another Diversity Roundtable to gather local leaders from various sectors – including business, health care and higher education – to discuss opportunities and challenges in creating more diverse and inclusive organizations throughout northwest Ohio. As part of our strategic priority […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

December 19th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

Ensuring success of first-generation students Did you know one in three students currently enrolled at The University of Toledo is a first-generation college student? To support our first-generation students, UT offers programs through TRIO – a group of (three originally—hence its name, and now eight) federally grant-funded outreach and student services programs, such as Upward […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

November 27th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

Seasons provide reasons With crisp autumn days now upon us in northwest Ohio, the change of seasons prompts important rituals, such as gathering around the dinner table with friends and family at Thanksgiving to celebrate our blessings. Along with exceptional faculty and physicians, dedicated staff and more than 20,500 students, I’m especially grateful this year […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

October 27th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

Student-athletes make high marks Now that fall semester is well under way at The University of Toledo, I’m proud to note our student-athletes are among those whose academic achievements have been steadily climbing! Specifically, in 2015-16 UT’s 377 athletes posted a school record of a 3.213 combined grade point average, for which they won the […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

September 14th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

Here at Rocket Nation, we’re all very excited to begin the new academic year! I’m especially pleased to share recent accomplishments that should make you proud of your alma mater … Over recent months UT has made great strides in becoming more student-centered, including requiring second-year students to live on Main Campus; all campus residence […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

August 29th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

List of essentials crucial in preparing for success Books. Laptop. Towels. Mini fridge. Laundry basket. Shower caddy. Umbrella … As every parent of a university student knows, the list of essentials for self-sufficiency and success at college runs a full page long … and then some! Registering for classes, securing the right meal plan, finding […] Read more »

Your Alma Mater by President Sharon Gaber

July 13th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Your Alma Mater

New programs support financial stewardship, accountability, transparency “Innovative” is a word used to describe many activities at The University of Toledo. Pioneering research. New academic offerings. Cutting-edge clinical treatments. More recently, I believe we also can use “innovative” to describe UT’s financial accountability … not only to Ohio taxpayers, but also to anyone who invests […] Read more »

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