UTM, Mississauga sign MOU to make city a global destination


The University of Toronto Mississauga and the City of Mississauga have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will strengthen their partnership in the areas of equity, innovation, and sustainability. UTM and the city will combine their efforts over the next five years, aiming to make Mississauga a global destination for investment, industry, research, higher education, international students, professional networks, and more. “Our connection with the City of Mississauga is the heart of UTM’s identity: we’re U of T for Mississauga,” said UTM Vice-President and Principal Alexandra Gillespie. “We believe in sharing the strength of one of the world’s great universities in this community; and we know how much strength we draw from the power of this community in turn.”