UTM grad builds success one connection at a time

3 Jun 2016 - 10:59am
Joshua Foster

As a student in the Research Opportunity Program working with associate professor of biology Fiona Rawle, Joshua Foster compiled data for a project that tracks how first-year science students learn. “Students should see these opportunities as a learning resource for professional development, and to learn more about their own academic and career trajectories,” he says.

Congratulations to Marianne and Diane!

1 Jun 2016 - 8:11am
Diane Matias with her service award

Please join us in congratulating Marianne Kalich on her 35 years of service and Diane Matias on her 25 years of service to the University of Toronto. Thank you both for your hard work and dedication!

Invitation to Paleo Art Exhibit

31 May 2016 - 12:59pm

The Biomedical Communications program invites members of the university community to view a display of paleo illustrations created by Diane Scott in the UTM Department of Biology. The exhibit was mounted for the recent meeting of the Canadian Society of Vertebrate Palaeontology held at UTM from May 19 to 21, 2016. The display includes more than 40 samples from a collection of palaeontological specimen and fossil reconstruction illustrations.

Visitors are welcome to view the exhibit:

Tyrannosaurus Rex would have had lips, Toronto paleontologist says

19 May 2016 - 10:46am

Robert Reisz, a professor at the University of Toronto who specializes in vertebrate paleontology, says that contrary to what's shown in movies and even museums, T. Rex and his fellow theropods would not have teeth that stick out even when their mouths are closed.

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Congratulations to Sam and Sasha!

17 May 2016 - 9:38am
Sam Hana

Sam Hana (Lange Lab) won the best poster prize at the CSB Research Day on May 13, 2016. Also, Sasha Weidtich (Kanelis Lab) won the best talk prize. This shows the quality of the graduate students at UTM. Well done, Sam and Sasha!