U of T Celebrates its ‘True Blue’ Faculty Members, Librarians & Staff

U of T ranks among the best universities globally because of outstanding employees whose efforts support and improve our tri-campus community. The University’s True Blue Award recognizes and celebrates some of our exemplary faculty members, librarians, and staff whose contributions make U of T an excellent place to work.

We are pleased to announce our most recent recipients of the True Blue Award. These individuals were nominated for a True Blue Award when their colleagues sent them a True Blue Recognition on the True Blue Recognition Platform between June and August 2023. Join us in celebrating these individuals who went above and beyond in their commitment to the University. True Blue Recognitions highlight the outstanding daily contributions of our faculty members, librarians, & staff. Expressing gratitude for our colleague’s work is integral to fostering a culture of inclusion and appreciation at the University of Toronto.

Meet some of our latest Recipients

June 2023

Christina Heidorn


Christina was recognized for her partnership and help in awarding the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Gold Medal. Christina went out of her way to ensure a positive donor experience. Her expertise, collaborative nature and attention to detail helped strengthen the relationships with donors while ensuring students receive the support they deserve.
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Claire was recognized for organizing and leading the Annual IMI Awards. Her exemplary efforts and attention to detail helped foster a sense of belonging at IMI while also showcasing IMI’s people, strengths, and values. She curated a memorable event for the entire IMI community to be together, acknowledged and celebrated!
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Coby was recognized for his creativity in delivering a thoughtful and succinct presentation for several audiences. His dynamic presentation allowed for valuable learning outcomes.
Lauren Glynn headshot


Lauren was recognized for her commendable grace, adeptness and leadership. She has fostered a positive team culture where her colleagues feel valued and appreciated.