Lab Liaisons Celebrates 5 Years!

8 Jul 2016 - 2:39pm
Professor Yuhong He

Though the format might have changed somewhat, the engagement stayed the same.

This year the Research Office’s Lab Liaisons event diverged from its typical focus for highlighting research in one single department and instead identified the theme of earth science and ecology for a “Dishing the Dirt” session. Professors Ingo Ensminger from Biology, Yuhong He from Geography and Marc Laflamme from Chemical & Physical Sciences certainly delivered.

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?