Technological tools for education & connection

6 Mar 2020 - 4:18pm
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Professor Negin Dahya set off on her academic path with technological tools in education as a focus, but it was an opportunity to participate as a research assistant at the Centre for Refugee Studies at York University that led to her current research path.

Software democratizes data

12 Feb 2020 - 9:50am

NeuronBuild 1.8 dropped today and is available for immediate download from This latest version includes bug fixes and new features.

NeuronBuild is a plug-in script for the 3D modelling software Cinema 4D. The plug-in makes neuron structures stored in the online repository available to a new community of users.

An experiment in sustainability

5 Feb 2020 - 10:20am

Plant biologist Michael Phillips regarded the environmental chambers in the basement of the Davis Building at the University of Toronto Mississauga as an opportunity for an experiment in sustainability.

Professor Norman Farb on VIEW to the U

30 Jan 2020 - 12:24pm
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In this episode of VIEW to the U, we are turning to Professor Norman Farb from U of T Mississauga’s Department of Psychology and the director of the Regulatory and Affective Dynamics (RAD) Lab for an answer to the questions, “Why is meditation and mindfulness so important for us, and why is it on so many people’s radar these days?

Twenty-one researchers and scholars awarded funds from UTM Research Office

29 Jan 2020 - 3:29pm
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The current state of education has been at the forefront a lot lately, but for Professor Marie-Paule Lory from the Department of Language Studies, teaching methods and the current curriculum have been the focus of her research for years.