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Inside Blackwood Gallery’s award-winning exhibition

10 Oct 2012 - 9:40am
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In winter 2012, U of T Mississauga students stared at a mound of crumpled paper perched atop a doorway joining the CCT building to the Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre.

In varying shades of pink and grey, and piled pyramid-style, the castoff paper had no logo, no sign, and no explanation.

“People looked up and whispered, ‘What is it?’” says Christof Migone, the director and curator of UTM’s Blackwood Gallery.

New Vice-Principal, Special Initiatives envisions ‘comprehensive’ university

9 Oct 2012 - 4:04pm
Professor Ulli Krull

A premier business school with a sector-specific focus; a complementary program in engineering; and experiential learning that is part academics, part community outreach and part keen business sense.

This is Professor Ulli Krull’s vision for the University of Toronto Mississauga in 2022 and beyond.

Recently appointed as the campus’ first Vice-Principal, Special Initiatives, Krull intends to drive this vision toward reality.

Everyday Evolution

5 Oct 2012 - 9:36am
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Take a good look around on your next nature hike. Not only are you experiencing the wonders of the outdoors – you’re probably also witnessing evolution in action.

New research from the University of Toronto Mississauga  on the effect of insects on plant populations has shown that evolution can happen more quickly than was previously assumed, even over a single generation. The study appears in the Oct. 5 issue of Science.

U of T Canada's leading university in major global ranking

4 Oct 2012 - 9:05am
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The University of Toronto’s academic and research performance ranks among the best in the world – and is the best in Canada – in a prestigious international ranking released this week.

Secret spy school, crime scene analysis, eating globally topics at Canadian Perspectives Lecture Series

2 Oct 2012 - 11:21am
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A Second World War top-secret spy school in Canada, the role of forensic anthropology in solving crimes and the 10,000-mile diet are some of the topics that will be discussed at the fall 2012 Canadian Perspectives Lecture Series at Erindale United Church, 1444 Dundas Cres, Mississauga.

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