Invitation to Paleo Art Exhibit

31 May 2016 - 12:59pm

The Biomedical Communications program invites members of the university community to view a display of paleo illustrations created by Diane Scott in the UTM Department of Biology. The exhibit was mounted for the recent meeting of the Canadian Society of Vertebrate Palaeontology held at UTM from May 19 to 21, 2016. The display includes more than 40 samples from a collection of palaeontological specimen and fossil reconstruction illustrations.

Visitors are welcome to view the exhibit:

Tyrannosaurus Rex would have had lips, Toronto paleontologist says

19 May 2016 - 10:46am

Robert Reisz, a professor at the University of Toronto who specializes in vertebrate paleontology, says that contrary to what's shown in movies and even museums, T. Rex and his fellow theropods would not have teeth that stick out even when their mouths are closed.

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Congratulations to Sam and Sasha!

17 May 2016 - 9:38am
Sam Hana

Sam Hana (Lange Lab) won the best poster prize at the CSB Research Day on May 13, 2016. Also, Sasha Weidtich (Kanelis Lab) won the best talk prize. This shows the quality of the graduate students at UTM. Well done, Sam and Sasha!

Dinosaur experts to unveil latest research at UTM palaeontology conference

13 May 2016 - 3:22pm

Are you fascinated by dinosaurs?

If so, an upcoming conference at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) campus may be of interest to you.

The Canadian Society of Vertebrae Palaeontology meeting takes place May 19 and 20 in Room 110 of UTM's Instructional Centre.

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Congratulations to Ilia Ferzoco!

9 May 2016 - 10:05am
Ilia Ferzoco

Ilia Ferzoco (McCauley lab) presented a poster on her BIO481 research at the Ontario Ecology, Evolution, and Ethology Conference and was the 1st runner-up in the award for best undergraduate poster.

She will be continuing this research over the summer as a Koffler Scientific Reserve USRA.