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UTM Researchers Receive Connaught Funding

23 Jun 2016 - 5:03pm
Professor Julie MacArthur

Professor Julie MacArthur is one of 16 U of T Mississauga researchers to receive support generously provided by the U of T’s Connaught Fund Program. With a New Researcher Award of over $18,900, she is off to Kenya to pursue her project, “Radical Cartographies: Mapping Sovereignty, Belonging, and Dissent in Eastern Africa, 1950-76,” which examines colonial governance and territorial and geographic practices in the postcolonial era in Africa.

U of T Mississauga Receives over $3.2 in NSERC Grant Funding

23 Jun 2016 - 9:31am
Biology Professor Marc Johnson

Professor Marc Johnson is one of 20 faculty members at UTM to have received NSERC funding and it will go a long way to support his research on the process of plant defences against herbivores within the Department of Biology.

“The NSERC funds will help us to establish a better, more comprehensive understanding of the biology of plant-herbivore interactions,” says Johnson.

Science Rendezvous in Mississauga

12 May 2016 - 3:46pm
Science Rendezvous volunteer Olivia Adamczyk and budding scientist

With rocket launches, chemical reactions, and space-travelling minions among the activities available to try out or examine, it’s safe to say the participants had a blast – all under careful supervision, of course.

Exploring the Landscape of Membrane Receptors

4 May 2016 - 1:53pm
Professor Scott Prosser and Post-doc Libin Ye

Ever wonder how caffeine works so marvelously to give you that extra boost you need the night before your final exam?

By the Book

29 Apr 2016 - 3:22pm
Philosophy professor Mohan Matthen

Putting together something as comprehensive as The Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of Perception, as you can imagine, was a bit of a marathon mission. Speaking about his hand in the book, Philosophy Professor Mohan Matthen broke it down by some of the numbers involved in the undertaking.

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