Amrita Daniere appointed Vice-Principal, Academic and Dean at UTM

10 Mar 2016 - 3:13pm
Amrita Daniere

Geography professor Amrita Daniere has been appointed Vice-Principal, Academic and Dean at U of T Mississauga. The Agenda Committee of Academic Board announced the two-year appointment on March 10, 2016.

Trudeau and Obama have a long list of issues to discuss, says UTM’s Peter Loewen

10 Mar 2016 - 9:48am
Justin Trudeau and Barack Obama

When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau begins his three-day visit to Washington on Wednesday, he’ll be feted at a lavish White House state dinner – the first for a Canadian leader in 19 years.

Deep Saini named next vice-chancellor of University of Canberra

8 Mar 2016 - 3:42pm
Deep Saini

Professor Deep Saini, vice-president of the University of Toronto and principal of U of T Mississauga, has been named the next vice-chancellor (president) of the University of Canberra in Australia. 

Saini will begin his new duties Sept. 1, succeeding Stephen Parker, who has been in the post since 2007. 

Bat Signals: UTM prof studies evolution of echolocation

8 Mar 2016 - 3:37pm
John Ratcliffe

As a child, John Ratcliffe often wondered how his pet dog perceived the world. That early curiosity evolved into a career that has taken him around the globe, studying a variety of creatures, including moths in French Polynesia, nocturnal oilbirds in the Caribbean, harbour porpoises in Denmark and katydids, crickets and, especially, bats.

Accidental tourist

8 Mar 2016 - 10:10am
Professor Liye Xie

Professor Liye Xie’s detour to archaeology was a departure from her intended academic path, but she’s thrilled to have been so suitably rerouted.