Talkin’ about a revolution

3 May 2013 - 9:25am
Professor Anthony Wensley with students at Ignite Youth

Rebels with a cause can improve lives and change the world—that was the theme of Ignite Youth Mississauga, a May 1 event featuring inspiring talks and creative performances that took place at the University of Toronto Mississauga.

The nature and future of Alzheimer’s disease

2 May 2013 - 2:31pm
Professor Emeritus Danton O'Day

The personal and global impacts of Alzheimer’s disease and the efforts to find a cure for this frightening form of dementia are the subject of a comprehensive new book by a University of Toronto Mississauga professor.

Like a kid in a candy store

2 May 2013 - 11:36am

U of T Mississauga dazzled some VIPs last week, but they weren’t visiting dignitaries, government officials or a crack research team checking out the facilities. They were the children of faculty and staff who descended upon the campus for the annual Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.

Fingerprints and Ferrotrace: Students showcase forensic research

24 Apr 2013 - 9:25am
Crime scene tape

Tiffany Tse prepared her presentation meticulously. She decided she would talk about the three different fingerprinting techniques she studied, and the clarity of the fingerprint ridges each showed.

What she would not mention was feeling nervous as she cut into the first of the 144 $50 banknotes she used during her experiment.

U of T Mississauga injects $1.3 billion into Peel region, provincial economy, report shows

22 Apr 2013 - 9:23am
Economic impact report image

U of T Mississauga contributes more than $1.3 billion annually to the economy of the Region of Peel and Province of Ontario, says the campus’ recently released Economic Impact Report.