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.

Connaught Funding supports U of T Mississauga research

5 Jun 2018 - 5:00pm
Image of Professor Lauren Schroeder

Professor Lauren Schroeder from the Department of Anthropology is one of 16 UTM researchers who are benefitting from UofT’s Connaught Funding Program.

New episode of VIEW to the U podcast

2 Jun 2018 - 9:20am
Photo of Professor Lindsay Schoenbohm

On this episode of VIEW to the U, Professor Lindsay Schoenbohm talks about her work that uses the landscape to read tectonics, with tectonics being the process that affect the properties and the structure of the Earth’s crust and its evolution over time.

Documentary Detail

2 May 2018 - 4:02pm
Image of Professor Rebecca Wittmann

At the end of April, Professor Rebecca Wittmann, Chair of the Department of Historical Studies, appeared in a film that confronts the aftermath of the Holocaust.

“In the fall I gave an introduction and Q&A to another film called The People vs. Fritz Bauer at the TIFF Bell Lightbox,” says Wittmann.

Yes, sir! That’s my baby!

25 Apr 2018 - 3:46pm
UTM authors and their publications

“Which one is yours?” one person asks the other. In response, they point proudly to the particular arrangement beyond the plexiglas borders, and the other in turn gestures over to their accomplishment at the end of the table. Though there’s the feeling of viewing new offspring that have just been borne into the world, it’s actually UTM’s annual Celebration of Books and these are two of its participating authors identifying their respective recent publications.