U of T first in Canada, among world’s top 20 in new rankings

3 Oct 2013 - 10:53am
students at table under trees

The University of Toronto has been recognized as the top university in Canada and one of the top 20 in the world according to the 2013 Times Higher Education (THE) World University report released today.

U of T ranked 20th globally, up one spot from last year. This is the second time in less than a month U of T has ranked in the top 20 and first in Canada in a major global rankings survey.

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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.