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. 

Animated Academia

17 Aug 2018 - 8:32am
Image of two Smarti Gras presenters, Kristen Zimmer and Alexia Vassos

The UofT Mississauga community came together to celebrate the excellent work being done by its young research community in the annual Smarti Gras, which showcases undergraduate research that takes place over the summer months.

Now in its third year, Smarti Gras, which is organized by the Office of the Vice-Principal, Research, with support from the Office of the Dean and UTMAGS, kicked off its 2018 program with nine oral presentations from a range of departments including Biology, Chemical & Physical Sciences, English & Drama, Geography, and Psychology.