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Analyzing the output of the brain

3 Oct 2018 - 2:09pm
Photo of Robert Gerlai

Robert Gerlai wants to understand the neurobiological mechanisms of the effects of alcohol on the brain. The behaviour geneticist studies changes of behaviour induced by alcohol in zebrafish. He hopes that understanding these behaviours in the fish will ultimately reveal something about how humans respond to alcohol.

Greenhouse Open House

24 Sep 2018 - 8:00am
Photo of greenhouse coordinator Joan Lee

The UTM research greenhouse user committee is holding a Greenhouse Open House Wednesday, September 26 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. The research greenhouse opened in June 2016. It is located behind the Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre and next to parking lot 9.

TIFF documentary to screen at UTM

13 Sep 2018 - 3:42pm

Centre for South Asian Civilizations film screening posterThe Centre for South Asian Civilizations launches its 2018-19 language and culture programming with a screening of the film Reason. Reason airs September 17 at 6 p.m.

Scholarly Success: Rebecca Horne

6 Sep 2018 - 11:07am
PhD student in Psychology Rebecca Horne

Romance & Relocation

A Q&A with recent Vanier winner, Rebecca Horne UTM psychology grad student 

The project she will undertake for the Vanier award examines a particular sacrifice one partner might have to make for the other over the course of their relationship: relocating for a job opportunity.

Calling all Academics - The Conversation Canada wants your input

17 Aug 2018 - 12:33pm
The Conversation Canada

Earlier this year The Conversation Canada presented at a conference for research administrators, and they gave evidence to support that they engage a huge audience, attracting more than 10.7 million users per month to The Conversation (all editions), and a readership of 50 million through republication of its articles by more than 22,000 media outlets worldwide, yielding a global reach of 38.2 million readers a month through Creative Commons republication and growing. 

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