Prescribed burn to occur at U of T Mississauga

31 Mar 2010 - 12:30pm

This spring, the University of Toronto Mississauga will be conducting a prescribed burn of a small (1.3 hectare) parcel of land in the north-east section of its property. The event, which would take 30-50 minutes, will occur sometime between April 1 and April 30, 2010, weather permitting.

Afghanistan, 'Hurricane' Hazel and Radio that May Contain Nuts

30 Mar 2010 - 11:30am

Learn what it's like to interview the last Soviet cosmonaut, listen to a personal account of Mayor Hazel McCallion's remarkable life or consider the evolution of NATO's role in Afghanistan since 9/11-an eclectic and fascinating mix of topics mark the spring 2010 Canadian Perspectives Lecture Series at the University of Toronto Mississauga.

University of Toronto applauds Ontario government for investing in higher education

26 Mar 2010 - 2:35pm

The University of Toronto applauds the Ontario government's investment in post-secondary funding during these times of fiscal constraint, the University announced today following the tabling of the 2010 Ontario budget.

U of T earns third consecutive Best Diversity Employer designation

25 Mar 2010 - 10:05am

The annual competition for Canada's Best Diversity Employers was a successful one for U of T, named one of this year's winners for the third consecutive year.

Canada's Best Diversity Employers competition recognizes employers with exemplary workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs involving women, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered/transsexual and queer (LGBTQ) employees.

Biology program goes beyond coursework

23 Mar 2010 - 10:05am

Start with a living organism. Study its cells. Evaluate its evolution. Unravel its genetics.

Add to this professional development opportunities such as writing workshops, faculty and post-graduate research exhibitions, lessons on workplace culture, mock interviews and a meet-and-greet with alumni, and you have a well-rounded education in the natural science of biology -the new ‘C3 Biology' program at the University of Toronto Mississauga.