CPS Students gain real world lab experience

15 Mar 2016 - 1:03pm

An innovative joint program at U of T Mississauga is giving fourth-year science students a chance to see what lab life beyond graduation might be like. The AIRLab program, now in its fifth year, was created to help students get a head start on acquiring skills they will need as they build their scientific careers. Read more....

(U of T News - Blake Eligh)

First Year Physics Exhibition hosted by Department of Chemical & Physical Sciences

3 Mar 2016 - 1:21pm
First Year Physics Exhibition hosted by Department of Chemical & Physical Sciences

On February 26, 2016, the UTM First Year Physics Exhibition was held in the undergraduate Physics labs, Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences.

A talk about climate change to High School Students

3 Mar 2016 - 9:01am
Atmospheric Professor Kent Moore, grad student Marc De Benedetti & St. Joan of Arc High School Students

Atmospheric Professor Kent Moore and his graduate student Marc De Benedetti (back row on the right) gave a talk to the grade 10 science students at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Secondary school in January 2016, as a conclusion to their climate unit for the course. The focus of the talk was to show students what it meant to study climate change; that we "don't just wear white lab coats", as one student put it. Prof.

CPS Dodge Ball Game

2 Dec 2015 - 5:26pm
CPS Dodge ball Game

The first ever CPS (Department of Chemical & Physical Sciences, UTM) Dodge ball game was held over lunch on Monday, November 30th. It was a courageous battle between the Faculty (Josh, Marc and Shawn) and select student members of the Gunning Lab. They were gracious enough to loan a couple of bodies to the faculty side to even things up. In a gutty performance, team faculty won by the narrowest of margins! Fun was had by all……………despite the head shots! 

2014-15 CPS Student Award Winners

9 Nov 2015 - 3:33pm
2014-15 CPS Student Award Winners

The Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences congratulates its 2014-15 undergraduate and graduate student award winners. The award winners were honored at the Department’s annual awards reception on Friday, 06 November 2015. As always, we are thankful to the sponsors of these awards, and appreciate their support in recognizing the achievements of our students.