UTM in the community: Sociology symposium showcases student research

5 Apr 2017 - 11:24am
Four UTM students stand together

Students from U of T Mississauga’s sociology, criminology and law and society courses showcased their research at an experiential learning symposium on Monday, April 3. The half-day event featured presentations by eleven undergraduate students who spent several months working with local organizations to conduct independent research projects on diverse subjects such as youth engagement programs, Great Lakes pollution and sex trafficking and more.

Alumnus, insect entrepreneur in Wall Street Journal, Fox Business News

5 Apr 2017 - 11:16am
Mohammed Ashour

Congratulations to UTM alumnus Mohammed Ashour--his company, Aspire, was featured on the front page of The Wall Street Journal, and appears later today on "Countdown to the Closing Bell with Liz Claman" on Fox Business News. 

UTM professor generated key insights on Latin American democracies

31 Mar 2017 - 9:27am
Ana Maria Bejarano

Professor Ana Maria Bejarano, an accomplished scholar of Latin American politics at the University of Toronto Mississauga who was distinguished for her impactful research, hands-on teaching style and warm personality, died of cancer on March 28 at age 55.

Campus birthday? Cue the cake pops!

29 Mar 2017 - 2:39pm
cake pops and party hats for 50th party

Hundreds of students, staff and faculty crowded the Meeting Place on March 29, gathering for a celebration of the campus’s 50th anniversary. Munching on 50th themed treats and wearing 50th party hats, attendees posed for pictures in front of a massive 50th banner, snapped selfies with the UTM Eagle mascot and watched a slideshow of images from the past five decades on campus.

Meet UTM’s Aboriginal Elder-in-Residence

29 Mar 2017 - 10:34am
Cat Criger

Conducting teaching circles is a major part of Cat Criger's role as Aboriginal Elder-in-Residence at UTM. He draws upon the Indigenous tradition of freestyle learning to give students of diverse backgrounds an awareness of the First Nations' belief system. (He did his most recent teaching circle on Tuesday, March 28.)