The PS752 plane crash affects U of T community

At least six University of Toronto (U of T) students were on the Boeing 737 plane that crashed in Iran last week. The Ukraine...

Seven new Ontario laws to look out for in 2020

Starting the new decade means anticipating a slew of updated laws for Canadians across the country. These new laws, announced through a series of...

QSS to determine new budgets

The Quality Services to Students (QSS) committee met on December 11, 2019 to review operational highlights and budget reports for the current academic year...

New mental health policy committee

Students created the first student-run mental health policy committee at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) in response to the recent handcuffing of a...

Wildlife burning in Australia fires

Australia has been engulfed by overwhelming natural forest fires. The fires are a threat to the wildlife, the flora, and the people of Australia....

@SpottedatUTM2.0 account uncovered

Spotted at UTM (@spottedatutm2.0) is an Instagram confession page where unidentified UTM students can send anonymous messages that are then posted for others to see....

How do Chinese seniors perceive abuse?

Dr. Weiguo Zhang, an associate professor of sociology at UTM, conducts research on the well-being of Chinese seniors. Last year, he published a study...

Drought, rising temperatures, and plants

UTM Ph.D. student Lucas Albano is researching the ability of plants to adapt to changing climates. He is specifically testing the white clover’s ability...

Lady Eagles soar through the Sting swarm

On the rainy Saturday afternoon of January 11, the UTM women’s varsity basketball team looked to push the season series against Seneca to...

How to be successful in your health goals

In the new year, many people want to make healthier lifestyle changes and set fitness goals as a way to keep them motivated and...

Your diet can affect your mental health

They will have to demonstrate the good ball movement and pressure that was on display today and perform better at the free...

Khan becomes first Eagle to 1000 points

In 2017, UTM entered its fourth sport in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association: men’s and women’s varsity basketball. The...

Why I read the news but no longer watch the news

For the past two years, I have not watched television news. Yes, that’s right. In the fall of 2017, I made a conscious...

Editorial: Paying for the HCC

On December 11, after classes had ended, the Quality Services to Students (QSS) committee met to discuss increases for various incidental fees. The most...

Raising the bar on municipal government

I have noticed that when speaking about politics, there tends to be a level of government that is easily overlooked. Municipal governments –...

Feeling numb while watching the news? It might be compassion fatigue

The new decade roared into existence earlier this month, with a news cycle dominated by the fear of another world war, an entire continent...

“New Year, New Me,” says exact same student from last semester

For some, the dawn of a new decade and a new year often incites an urge to change, and at the University of Toronto...

Human of UTM: Snowman

“I’m constantly told I’m too cold, but people don’t know what it’s like to be me. My parents were frigid and unloving. I’ve...

CCT floors shined with student tears

The University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) has recently introduced a new initiative to ensure a safe and clean campus for all students.

PSA: The Medium will not discuss Israel/Palestine

We at The Medium have decided to not discuss the Israeli/Palestinian conflict (even though we have published an op-ed related to it). We refuse...

Uncut Gems: Review

Uncut Gems, set amidst the bustle of New York, follows Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler) as a jeweler and a compulsive gambling addict. Through...

Talking (Dis)connected with EDSS

UTM’s English and Drama Student Society (EDSS) publish an academic and literary journal annually. This year, their journal With Caffeine and Careful Thought is...

Required Reading: The Ones Who Walked Away From Omelas”

“The Ones Who Walked Away From Omelas” by Ursula K. LeGuin is one of the texts that was covered in ENG110: Narrative. This short...

On Baby Yoda

Before the start of a new decade, the end of 2019 brought us the next big meme. Pictures of “Baby Yoda,” The Child...