Featured alumni Featured alumni Jesse Wente Find out how this U of T Cinema Studies grad became a film critic for CBC Radio and an advocate for the representation of Indigenous people. Play Video BreadcrumbHomeNews & Stories Featured alumni Name Industry - Any -Advocacy & ActivismArts & CultureAthleticsBusinessCity BuildingCivil & Political RightsDiplomacyEducationEntertainmentHumanitarianismJournalismLawLiteratureMediaMedicineMilitaryPoliticsScience & Technology Faculty or College - Any -Campuses-University of Toronto Mississauga-University of Toronto ScarboroughColleges-Innis College-New College-St. Michael’s College-Trinity College-University College-Victoria College-Woodsworth CollegeFaculties-Dalla Lana School of Public Health-Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics-Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering-Faculty of Arts & Science-Faculty of Dentistry-Faculty of Information-Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work-Faculty of Forestry-Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education-Faculty of Law-Faculty of Music-John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design-Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing-Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy-Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy-Ontario Institute of Studies in Education-Rotman Commerce-Rotman School of Management-School of Continuing Studies-School of Graduate Studies-Temerty Faculty of Medicine-Toronto School of TheologyHart HouseUniversity of Toronto Libraries Alexander Levy University College | Faculty of Arts & Science The apps built by Alexander Levy's company MyVoice literally give a voice to thousands of people with profound speech disabilities. Brian Greenspan University College | Faculty of Arts & Science If lawyer Brian Greenspan had a motto it might well be: Passion is the genesis of genius. Charles Pachter University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Charles Pachter, age 4, was petting a moose at the CNE 65 years ago. Who knew that he would join the moose as a Canadian icon? David Ben University College | Faculty of Arts & Science “I believe that to be an artist, you need great technique, a great understanding of the past and a vision for the future,” says conjuror and former lawyer David Ben. David Berkal University College | Faculty of Arts & Science David Berkal is an entrepreneur, who got his start with a unique travel company. David Cronenberg University College | Faculty of Arts & Science From DNA swaps to Sigmund Freud, director David Cronenberg has challenged audiences with his vivid view of the world. Edward Greenspan University College | Faculty of Arts & Science In the scales of justice, Edward Greenspan carries some weight. But there’s more to Greenspan than courtroom drama. Hart Hanson University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Hart Hanson created Bones, the “darkly amusing procedural” TV series inspired by a real-life forensic anthropologist. Ismat Duckson Aziz University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Ismat Duckson Aziz’s experiences as a University of Toronto undergraduate formed the basis of her interest in human resources, a field in which she continues to excel. Joy Fielding University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Joy Fielding sent a story she wrote to a magazine when she was eight years old. Luckily, being rejected by Jack and Jill didn’t deter her. Mark Rowswell University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Mark Rowswell, a.k.a. Dashan, might be the most famous foreigner in China. His fluent Mandarin used to surprise - no longer. Michael Ondaatje University College | Faculty of Arts & Science Michael Ondaatje would probably growl at you if you called him a literary lion. But he would have a hard time denying it. Norman Bethune University College | Temerty Faculty of Medicine On the world stage, Dr. Norman Bethune is one of Canada’s most famous, best known for his medical work in China in the 1930s. William Lyon Mackenzie King University College | Faculty of Arts & Science | Faculty of Law | School of Graduate Studies From 1893 until 1895, future prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King wrote for The Varsity while studying at U of T.