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2020

David Samson featured in CBC news article: How to keep COVID-19 stress from ruining your sleep (April 5, 2020)

UTM Anthropology donates teaching lab supplies to protect front-line health care workers (April 1, 2020)

Madeleine Mant on Social distancing and blame: Lessons from past pandemics (March 25, 2020)

David Samson explains why we experience insomnia, how sleep helps boost physical and emotional health, and offers tips for a better night’s rest in uncertain times.(March 23, 2020)

Madeleine Mant is featured in a story about what 19th century pandemics can teach us about the novel coronavirus - CBC (March 11, 2020)

Vivienne Luk and Karen Woodall of the UTM Forensic Science program shed light on the agonizing drug addiction of author Lucy Maud Montgomery in Maclean's magazine (March 11, 2020)

UTM students win case competition at Young Entrepreneur Conference (March 10, 2020)

Stephen Scharper's latest column in the Toronto Star: A prodigal church re-welcomes a gay pastor (January 28, 2020)

Firat Bozcali is interviewed about the assassination of Iranian General Soleymani, and US-Iran relations - The Medium (January 19, 2020)

Aleesha Singh, Dean's Excellence Award winnter and Forbes Under 30 Scholar interviewed by Areesha Imaan Siddiqui, UTMAS Executive Council member in Young Anthropology (January 15, 2020)

Volunteers needed: Testing FBI-endorsed forensic DNA kit in Canada's genetic melting pot - UTM Research Office (January 6, 2020)

Sherry Fukuzawa is featured in UTM's #MeetTheNewProfs campaign (January 6, 2020)

2019

Stephen Scharper on embracing good will this Christmas - Toronto Star (December 24, 2019)

Dress Code: UTM anthropologist Dr. Madeleine Mant brings history to life in the classroom (December 9, 2019)

The Department of Anthropology is pleased to launch Young Anthroplogy, our new peer-reviewed undergraduate online journal (December 1, 2019)

Sarah Hillewaert awarded the Annual Research Prize for Social Sciences at UTM (November 29, 2019)

Nicole Novroski explains how cold cases are being solved thanks to public DNA databases and what this could mean for the future of cold case investigations - CBC (November 28, 2019)

Sarah Hillewaert talks about her research in East Africa at the 2019 Annual Research Prize Symposium at UTM (November 27, 2019)

Tracey Galloway part of interdisciplinary research team: Reconciliation through Engineering Initiative to help improve Indigenous housing and transportation - UTM News (November 26, 2019)

Madeleine Mant on Anthropology, health, and dressing up - featured in the Medium (November 3, 2019)

Meditation Destination: Anthropologist Sarah Hillewaert studies yoga and tourism in East Africa (October 31, 2019)

Gary Crawford's photos document highlights of the ANT414H5F international learning opportunity in Japan during the Fall 2019 reading week (October 16, 2019)

David Samson was awarded the CSS Roger Broughton Young Investigator Award 2019 at the World Sleep Society Conference in Vancouver. (September 30, 2019)

Nicole Novroski of the Forensic Science Program is featured in UTM's #MeetTheNewProfs campaign (September 23, 2019)

Stephen Scharper is among U of T Mississauga faculty who led teach-ins as part of the campus response to the worldwide Global Climate Strike happening this month. (September 20, 2019)

Gary Crawford gave a talk on New Research Directions in Archaeology and Linguistic History of Hokkaido Ainu at the Institute of East Asian Studies at UC Berkeley. (September 17, 2019)

Tracey Galloway's research on how the people of Nunavut experience cancer and end-of-life care is featured in University of Toronto Magazine. (July 27, 2019)

Anthropology doctoral student Nattha Chuenwattana gave a talk in Thailand on her research on an early historic shipwreck, including creating some dishes based on the types of plant remains found - Matichon Online. Use Google Translate to view article in English. (July 15, 2019)

Clara Macdonald has been recognized by the Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA) as the outstanding graduating Master's student for 2018-19 at the the University of Toronto Department of Anthropology. (June 25, 2019)

U of T researchers and Indigenous communities collaborate to improve infrastructure and food security - U of T News (June 21, 2019)

Anthropology Arts and Science double major featured on UTM Future Instagram (June 15, 2019)

Tracey Galloway on the health-focused research she does with northern Indigenous populations in Canada - View to the U Podcast (June 12, 2019)

Tracey Galloway's research on rising food insecurity in Nunavut featured in Radio Canada International article (May 21, 2019)

Stephen Scharper served as emcee for the 2019 Waterdocs Film Festival, held at the Hot Docs Theatre in Toronto. (May 15, 2019)

Stephen Scharper on the social and ecological effects of the border fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border - Broadview Magazine (March 29, 2016)

Andrea Muehlebach is featured in a new video about U of T researchers and how their work relates to Planet Earth (March 6, 2019)

Gary Crawford interviewed on Elmnt FM's Moment of Truth  (February 4, 2019)

3,000-year-old eastern North American quinoa discovered in Ontario (January 14, 2019)

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