ICUBE hosts pitch competition and speaker series session

30 May 2017 - 10:43am
Ian Carnevale

ICUBE, an early-stage business accelerator founded by the Institute for Management & Innovation, recently invited guest speaker Ian Carnevale, co-founder and brand director for Andela, an organization that trains and pairs software developers with global tech firms, to its Entrepreneurship Showcase.

Provincial funding boost for UTM research

30 May 2017 - 10:33am
Psychology Professor Loren Martin, left, and Sociology Professor David Pettinicchio

Professor David Pettinicchio in the Department of Sociology and Professor Loren Martin from the Department of Psychology are among this year’s recipients of Early Researchers Awards (ERAs), two of 15 U of T projects funded by the Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science.

The write stuff: Grad combines twin passions for writing and sports at UTM

25 May 2017 - 3:42pm
Rachele Marchand holding three books

Growing up near tiny Dorset, Ontario, Rachele Marchand spent every spare moment being active—on the rink, the court, the baseball diamond or the water. So it’s no surprise that the U of T Mississauga graduand was named UTM’s female athlete of the year in 2017.

UTM professor awarded Canada Research Chair

19 May 2017 - 12:43pm
Professor Rhonda McEwen

When Professor Rhonda McEwen began her academic career in the late 1990s, little did she know she would be at the forefront of the boom in new media that has secured her place as an expert in the field of mobile technology. Since then, she has established herself as a trailblazer in exploring how devices affect the human experience and the way that people with disabilities communicate, and she has just been named the Canada Research Chair in Tactile Interfaces, Communication and Cognition.

Feelin' Groovy: UTM celebrates faculty and staff with 60s-themed party

18 May 2017 - 4:03pm
Man and woman dressed in 1960s clothes

U of T Mississauga celebrated “Wayback Wednesday” in hippie style on May 18 with a 1967-themed party for staff and faculty to celebrate the campus’ 50th anniversary.