UTM celebrates three Boundless community members

15 Jun 2017 - 10:28am
Sven Spengemann, Candice Jay and Robert Gillespie

U of T Mississauga recently celebrated three Boundless community members—Robert Gillespie, Candice Jay and Mississauga-Lakeshore MP Sven Spengemann—at the Alumni Awards of Distinction.

Say the yeast: UTM's Richard Kil places second in nationals of Three Minute Thesis competition

14 Jun 2017 - 9:35am
Richard Kil

Years of scientific research, hundreds of references and a thesis spanning over a hundred pages – Richard Kil crammed all this work into a speech about the length of a Taylor Swift single.

Kil, a PhD candidate in the department of chemistry whose lab is at U of T Mississauga, placed second nationally in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, which challenges graduate students to explain their research to a lay audience in less than three minutes.

Coming to a Theatre Near You!

14 Jun 2017 - 9:29am
Professors Jacob Gallagher-Ross, Alexandra Gillespie, and Larry Switzky from UTM's Department of English and Drama

The Department of English & Drama is spearheading an interdisciplinary project to establish a digital performance environment at U of T Mississauga.

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.

Shattering Stigma

13 Jun 2017 - 11:58am
Nolan Anderson speaks to HRH Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

As class valedictorian, Nolan Anderson ended his undergraduate years at UTM on a high note. But it almost didn’t turn out that way for the psychology graduate, whose first year elsewhere ended disastrously in hospital with a mental health crisis. Living at home again in Mississauga, Anderson eased back into his studies, beginning with part-time courses at UTM.

UTM celebrates the Mississauga Academy of Medicine class of 2017

13 Jun 2017 - 11:11am
Group of people throwing hats up into the air

There were photos, smiles and lots of cheers as families and friends gathered at a special reception to fete the 2017 class of the Mississauga Academy of Medicine on Monday, June 5.