Lecture Me! a series

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Are you interested in giving back to the community? Would you like to share your research with others? 

If so, the EEU in partnership with the Mississauga Library System has created a monthly lecture series titled, Lecture Me!

This multidisciplinary series will feature each month a different faculty member who will deliver a presentation to the community about their research.


  • The events will be hosted online via the Mississauga Library System's Virtual Library - Webex platform
  • Lecture Me! will take place on the first Tuesday of each month (where possible)
  • Lecture Me! will take place in the evenings between 7:00pm-8:15pm
  • Set up time begins at 6:45pm
  • Registration is required through the Mississauga Library's Virtual Library - Webex
  • One speaker per month
  • Length of talk should be 50 minutes to an hour with 15-20 minutes for Q&A
  • Presentation will be given to the general public in all age ranges

How to Participate:

  • If interested in participating in Lecture Me! review the schedule of speakers below and indicate your availability to the EEU
  • Provide more than one month's availability in the event that your first or second selection has been allocated
  • When participating, submit the following to the EEU (a staff person will contact you to request the information):
    • Talk title
    • 75 word (max) talk description
    • Brief biography
    • Provide a high-resolution photo for Library publicity material
    • Social Media handles (if any)

How to Register for an Event:

Registration is required for all talks and can be found through the Mississauga Library's Virtual Library - Webex. Registration links for each talk can be found in the table below. *An Active Mississauga account must be created to register. However, you do not need to be a Mississauga resident to register fo the Active Mississauga account.

This short video will also assist with creating an account and registering for a program: Active Mississauga account sign-up and registration tutorial.

For any issues relating to registration, please contact customer service at 905-615-4100 or email rec.info@mississauga.ca.


Contact Us

Sue Romulo
Experiential Learning Officer and ROP Coordinator
Phone: 905-828-5295
Email: sue.romulo@utoronto.ca

Lecture Me! Schedule 2020-21


Faculty Name

Talk Title

Talk Description


Event Registration 

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Professor Judith Andersen

Overriding the Stress Response

Professor Andersen studies stress and resilience among first responders. She will share intervention techniques successful in reducing stress during crisis.  Department of Psychology Virtual Library - Webex
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Professor Mohamad Tavakoli-Targhi 

Pathologizing Iran and Islam

Professor Tavakoli-Targhi explores how the cholera epidemic in the 19th century facilitated the deployment of medical prognosis and diagnosis in Iranian politics.  Department of Historical Studies

Virtual Library - Webex

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Professor Erin Tolley

Rhymes with Witch

Professor Tolley examines how ideas about gender influence the media's coverage of politics. Department of Political Science

Virtual Library - Webex

Barcode: 848133

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Professor Rosa Hong

Tales of Three Women Authors from Quebec

Professor Hong will discuss ways that immigration, identity and relationships are depicted by three authors from Quebec. Department of Language Studies Virtual Library - Webex
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 Professor Tracy Rogers TBD TBD Forensic Science Program Virtual Library - Webex
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Professor Mohan Matthen TBD TBD Department of Philosophy Virtual Library - Webex
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 Professor Rhonda McEwen TBD TBD Institute of Communication, Culture, Information, and Technology Virtual Library - Webex