View to the U podcast features Dr. Christine Shaw from Blackwood Gallery

29 Jun 2017 - 11:07am
Dr. Christine Shaw

Thanks to a $375,000 grant from the Canada Council for the Arts, the Blackwood Gallery is mounting a three-part exhibit at UTM and across the GTA. Dr. Christine Shaw is the Director/Curator of the Blackwood Gallery at the University of Toronto Mississauga, where she is an Assistant Professor in Curatorial Studies and Contemporary Art, and discusses the aims and ambitions of the Blackwood Gallery.  

Coming to a Theatre Near You!

9 Jun 2017 - 7:25am
Professors Jacob Gallagher-Ross, Alexandra Gillespie and Lawrence Switzky

Professors Jacob Gallagher-Ross, Alexandra Gillespie, and Lawrence Switzky are the first to be awarded the jointly sponsored University of Toronto Mississauga / Jackman Humanities Institute Annual Seminar funding.

Ten UTM faculty members receive Connaught Funds

6 Jun 2017 - 8:17am
Professor Liye Xie

The annual Connaught New Researcher Awards help establish strong research programs for U of T assistant professors within the first five years of a tenured-stream academic appointment. 

“Congratulations to this year’s winners of the Connaught New Researcher Award on their well-deserved achievement,” said Professor Vivek Goel, U of T’s vice-president of research and innovation. 

Provincial-funding boost for UTM research

29 May 2017 - 10:28am
Professors Loren Martin and David Pettinicchio

Professor David Pettinicchio in the Department of Sociology and Professor Loren Martin from the Department of Psychology are among this year’s recipients of the ERAs, two of 15 U of T projects funded by the Ministry.

From Sesame Street to CRC

19 May 2017 - 10:18am
Professor Rhonda McEwen

When Professor Rhonda McEwen in UTM’s Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology started out on her academic career in Telecommunications in in the late 1990s, little did she know she would be at the forefront of the boom in new media that has secured her place as an expert in the field of mobile technology, but also established herself as a trailblazer in exploring how devices affect the human experience and the way that people with disabilities communicate.