U of T Mississauga retirees feted for years of service

14 Jun 2011 - 3:33pm

The day that long-time U of T Mississauga employee Karen Younger retired, her husband got a job.
Retired two years earlier, Younger's husband, Rob, handled household chores like cooking, cleaning and cutting grass. With Younger at home to share the domestic duties, Rob took a part-time job to keep him busy. "Rob loves to get out of the house three days a week, and I love the peace and quiet," Younger said at a retirement celebration held on June 8 in the Faculty Club.

U of T Mississauga grad is golden

13 Jun 2011 - 1:45pm

The average person doesn't know their biosensors from their biomarkers, but Russ Algar is far from average and he has the hardware to prove it.

Men are not from Mars, women are not from Venus

9 Jun 2011 - 4:17pm

Professor Mari Ruti of the Department of English and Drama at the University of Toronto Mississauga is taking on the self-help industry in her new book The Case for Falling in Love: Why We Can't Master the Madness of Love-and Why That's the Best Part.

Ruti works at the intersection of contemporary theory, psychoanalysis, continental philosophy and gender and sexuality studies. Her book is written for a mainstream audience and she hopes it will help women and men understand that love is not a game to be won or lost.

U of T to get more graduate spaces

8 Jun 2011 - 2:14pm

The University of Toronto will soon have an increased number of graduate student spaces as part of a provincial initiative to expand graduate education provincewide.

U of T a top employer for Canadians over 40

7 Jun 2011 - 9:57am

University of Toronto's reputation as one of Canada's leading employers was reinforced June 7 with the announcement that it was selected as one of the Top Employers for Canadians Over 40.

The 2011 list, produced by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers, recognizes those organizations whose policies and programs address the unique concerns of employees over 40.

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