MScSM "greets the world" through Sustainability Leaders' Series

25 Oct 2016 - 9:55am
Bruce Poon Tip

Eschewing mass tourism for small groups, conservation and community involvement, entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author Bruce Poon Tip talked about "sustainable travel" during the bi-annual Master of Science in Sustainability Management's (MScSM) Sustainability Leaders' Series on Oct. 24 at the University of Toronto Mississauga.

Indigenous peoples played key role in Confederation, says UTM research

24 Oct 2016 - 4:21pm
Professor Brian Gettler

U of T Mississauga researcher Brian Gettler and his team will be the first to mine a historical archive that promises to shed new light on the critical role of Indigenous peoples in the process of Confederation.

Putting stock in awe: UTM researcher on link between positive emotions and physical health

19 Oct 2016 - 3:41pm
Jennifer Stellar

Can having good feelings be good for your health? A new study by U of T Mississauga researcher Jennifer Stellar is investigating the effects that positive emotions might have on our physical well-being.

Police investigating online threats to individuals in U of T's transgender community

14 Oct 2016 - 2:52pm
Stone U of T crest

The University of Toronto is alerting students, faculty and staff about recent online threats made against some individual members of its transgender community. 

An email was sent to members of the U of T community on all three campuses Friday by Vice-President and Provost Cheryl Regehr and Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Kelly Hannah-Moffat to advise them of the threats and to condemn the action. 

Hitting home

13 Oct 2016 - 3:43pm
Professor Neda Maghbouleh

Professor Neda Maghbouleh from UTM’s Department of Sociology is enjoying a string of recent successes: her first book, The Limits of Whiteness: Iranian-Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race, is being published by Stanford University Press and has been called “groundbreaking,” and the recently funded research projects she is working on have the potential for significant social impact.