Fall 2014 - Mosaic
Public sector innovation is alive and well according a new book by UTSC Management Professor Sandford Borins.
In 1964, there was no internet, there were no electric cars and you had to leave the house to watch a movie. Yet interesting things still happened! Here are some highlights from the year U of T created Scarborough College.
The next time you start planning for the futurte you may want to head for higher ground. A new UTSC study reveals that height—or even the perception of height—can affect mental processes and decision-making.
When it comes to hiding knowledge from your colleagues, not all behaviour can be considered equally negative. In fact, some types of knowledge hiding may actually improve co-worker relationships and break the cycle of the negative behaviours within organizations.
The study of food involves the study of so much else—everything from family and community to migration, colonialism and even the origins of modern capitalism itself.
The search for life on planets outside our solar system may be more difficult than previously thought according to a recent study led by UTSC Assistant Professor Hanno Rein.
Chinese is now the third most commonly used language in Canada and the demand for translation services is exploding in a number of fields.