Vanier Victory for Konstantinos Papazoglou

23 Sep 2013 - 1:28pm
Image of Konstantinos Papazoglou and Judith Andersen

Although Konstantinos Papazoglou has only been with U of T Mississauga’s Department of Psychology for one semester his graduate studies have started off with a bang. Very fitting for an ex-cop turned academic, now working with several police organizations to investigate the impact of trauma on the physical and mental health.

Acclaimed Indian filmmaker Mira Nair shares insights on life, craft of movie-making

23 Sep 2013 - 9:28am
Mira Nair speaks to attendee at event

“I tell stories where people can see themselves not just in some people but in all people, not just in some places but in all places.”

UTM celebrates first meetings under its new governance structure

18 Sep 2013 - 10:30am
John Switzer

U of T Mississauga’s new governance structure launches in September with the first meetings of its senior governance body and accompanying committees.  Campus Council, UTM’s senior governance body that oversees campus-specific academic, business and student affairs, was designed to meet the needs of a large, academically diverse campus.

City of Mississauga rolls out welcome mat for international students

16 Sep 2013 - 11:42am
Rikon Yu, new computer science student from China

The Council Chamber of Mississauga, an impressive cylindrical room with a 23-meter high ceiling that’s considered a feat of post-modern architecture, is usually reserved for the important business of running the city. And last Friday afternoon, the doors to the government space in the Mississauga Civic Centre were opened to local post-secondary students from abroad as part of an exceptionally warm welcome to the city.

U of T ranks among world’s top universities in QS World International Rankings

10 Sep 2013 - 10:17am
students at table under trees

The University of Toronto’s strong academic and research performance continues to rank among the best in the world – and is ranked the best in Canada – in the 2013 QS World University Rankings released today.

U of T tied for 17th with the University of Edinburgh, up from 19th a year earlier.

“In a difficult funding climate, it is gratifying that we have been able to maintain a top-20 ranking,” said President David Naylor. “This result is a testament to the enduring excellence of our faculty, staff, and students."