Vocal Accords

30 Jul 2019 - 11:30am
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A large dataset that provides a unique resource for research on emotional vocal cues has proven to be a main attraction on TSpace, the U of T’s institutional academic repository.

Over $1.2M in SSHRC funding for UTM researchers

25 Jul 2019 - 3:11pm
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Professor Gurpreet Rattan is set to study “The Intellect and its Limits” over the next five years. The Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy is one of seven faculty members at U of T Mississauga awarded Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) funding in the latest Insight Grant (IG) competition held last October 2018.

Vanier Victory – Love, sex & relationships

18 Jul 2019 - 10:27am
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Nathan Leonhardt (NL), a graduate student in Professor Emily Impett's Lab in U of T Mississauga's Department of Psychology, was recently awarded a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS).

In this profile Nathan provides more insight into his area of research on the ways in which couples can thrive in their sexual relationships, and the project he will undertake over the duration of his Vanier award. 

Q: Could you provide an overview of your research and your specific area of study?

Critical data from space aids lake ice research

17 Jul 2019 - 8:00am
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The Canadian Space Agency launched a trio of satellites on June 12 and University of Toronto Mississauga cryospheric scientist Laura Brown says this is great news. The RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) provides satellite and radar images of all of Canada’s territory daily, as well as images of the Arctic up to four times a day.

17th century poet and 21st century scholar inspire new ways of thinking

18 Jun 2019 - 10:54am
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Liza Blake, a scholar of literature, science and philosophy in the Department of English & Drama at the University of Toronto Mississauga, published Margaret Cavendish’s Poems and Fancies: A Digital Critical Edition in May.