Horsing around with forensics

12 Apr 2010 - 4:42pm

When people think forensics they usually think of CSI: Miami, not horses.

But Hannah Pryce, a student in the forensics program at University of Toronto Mississauga, spent her internship experience within the office of the Toronto Police Service Mounted Unit (TPSMU). Internship courses like this are a unique experiential learning opportunity available at U of T Mississauga.

During her time there, she observed and collected data on the officers.

United Way lauds U of T for support

7 Apr 2010 - 10:51am

Amid praise for students, staff and faculty who helped to raise more than $900,000 for the United Way in 2009, comes the call to do more in 2010.

Congratulations to U of T for a very successful United Way campaign, said Scott Mullin, vice-president, government and community relations, TD Bank Financial Group. Now -- surely a million dollar target is what the university should be aiming for next?

Vote now for Monika Havelka!

6 Apr 2010 - 11:56am

This is your last chance to vote for Monika Havelka, a senior lecturer in the Department of Biology, who is in the final round of TVO's 2010 Big Ideas Best Lecturer Competition.

Viewers can vote starting Tuesday, April 6 until Sunday. April 11 at 8 p.m., so vote now!

New parking deck will alleviate space shortage, says chief administrative officer

1 Apr 2010 - 10:50am

Construction of a single-level parking deck that will add 252 parking spaces at U of T Mississauga will begin Monday, April 5.

The deck - which will not be fully enclosed - will be constructed on the front portion of lot 8 across from the Recreation, Athletics and Wellness Centre. The entrance to lot 8 will be closed and construction hoarding erected on April 5.

Prescribed burn to occur at U of T Mississauga

31 Mar 2010 - 12:30pm

This spring, the University of Toronto Mississauga will be conducting a prescribed burn of a small (1.3 hectare) parcel of land in the north-east section of its property. The event, which would take 30-50 minutes, will occur sometime between April 1 and April 30, 2010, weather permitting.