Here’s where you can find the current slides displayed in classrooms and on TV screens around campus. Don’t miss out on important dates, workshops and opportunities.

MyVote

Everything You Need:

  • Find your Ward
  • Who’s running in your ward
  • If you are on the Voter’s List
  • Add or edit your information
  • When and where you vote

toronto.ca/elections/MyVote

 

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U of T Votes

Municipal Elections 2018

Oct. 22, 2018, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

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Indigenous Education Week 2018

From Panel Discussions to Drum Socials

October 22 – 26

All events are free and open to the public

Learn more: fnh.utoronto.ca

Download the U of T Student Life app for the complete schedule of events.

 

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21 Sussex Halloween Open House

Discover 50+ clubs at 21 Sussex Clubhouse

Meet student leaders and Student Life staff.

October 25, 4 – 6 p.m.

No registration required.

Contact groups.officer@utoronto.ca for details.

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Rolling with the facts

Fact #19: Cannabis use can affect your mental health*

Discuss your cannabis use with a health professional, especially if you experience anxiety, panic, confusion, disorientation, or feel disconnected from reality.

For more information, visit: canada.ca/cannabis & ontario.ca/cannabis

Health & Wellness Centre

*Source: Benedikt Fischer et al., “Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines: A Comprehensive Update of Evidence and Recommendations,” American Journal of Public Health 107, no. 8 (August 2017); e1-12

 

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Religious Literacy Workshop

Explore diversity & pluralism in school and in community. 

Students from any field of study welcome!

October 23, 4:25 – 7 p.m.

Main Activity Hall, Multi-Faith Centre

multifaith.utoronto.ca

 

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Grief Support Sharing Circle

Everyone grieves in their own unique way.

Join us for an informal drop-in support group for all students who have experienced loss or are experiencing anticipatory grief.

Oct. 23 & Nov. 20

5:10 – 7:30 p.m.

Room 418, Faculty of Social Work, U of T, 246 Bloor St. W. (Bedford & Bloor)

Refreshments will be served.

To learn more: griefsupport.utoronto.ca

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Finding Meaning and Purpose in Everyday Life

Join this welcoming group on Wednesdays from Oct. 24 - Nov. 21

3:10 – 4 p.m.

Multi-Faith Centre, Room 307

Please register: multi.faith@utoronto.ca

 

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Field Trip: Indigenous Histories of Tkaronto

Wed. Oct. 24, 2 – 4 p.m.

Meet in the Reading Room. Registration required.

Discover your voice at harthouse.ca

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Positive Space Kick-Off Event

Connect, eat, craft, learn, mingle, get involved

Hart House Debates Room

Wed. Oct. 24th, 3 – 5 p.m.

positivespace.utoronto.ca

Presented by the Positive Space Committee

 

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Considering Safer Drinking?

Learn how to reduce the risks and harms related to drinking alcohol at the Safer Drinking Workshop

October 25,  10 – noon

Health & Wellness Centre, Group Room B

Call 416-978-8030 to sign up.

 

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Intercultural Learning Program

Delve deeper into culture

Attend the introductory workshop Oct. 26, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

  • Become inspired by the experiences of others
  • Gain a deeper understanding of your own perspective
  • Build skills for your global career

uoft.me/ilp

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Volleyball is back!

Varsity Home Openers

Oct. 26

6:00 p.m. Womens vs. McMaster

8:00 p.m. Mens vs. McMaster

Athletic Centre Sports Gym (Enter via Huron Street Doors)

varsityblues.ca

 

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Attention all new International Students!

Make a smooth transition to U of T

Get matched with an iConnect Mentor. Explore, connect and grow!

Register before October 26th.

uoft.me/iConnect

 

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Important dates: October 29 & November 5

Last day to drop F (Fall) section code courses without academic penalty

Oct. 29  School of Graduate Studies

Nov. 5   St. George Campus (Architecture, Arts & Science, Engineering, Kinesiology, Music)

Nov. 5  UTM

Nov. 5  UTSC

uoft.me/importantdates

 

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Apply for Permanent Residency in Canada

Are you an international student interested in staying in Canada?

Join us to meet staff from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) who will be on campus to talk about the different permanent residency options available for international students.

October 29, 2 – 4 p.m.

uoft.me/cie-events

 

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Contraception and Safer Sex

A non-judgmental, sex-positive session about contraception, sexually-transmitted infections, how we think about risk and more.

Wednesday, October 31st

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Koffler Student Services Centre, Room 313

To register, email pamela.simmons@utoronto.ca

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scary skate

October 31, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

Varsity Centre

Prizes for the best costume! Bring a non-perishable food item for the Food Bank! Skate loans available in limited numbers. Find out more at www.moveu.ca

UTSU.ca

MoveU.ca

 

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Take a fall break

November 5 – 9 is Fall Reading Week for the St. George campus.

No classes in Architecture, Arts & Science, Kinesiology or Music. 

uoft.me/importantdates

 

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Curious about mindfulness?

Join us for Exploring Mindfulness, a half-day on-campus meditation retreat.

Complimentary vegetarian lunch provided.

November 5, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Koffler House, 569 Spadina Ave., Room 208

Hosted by Dr. Susitna Banerjee & the Multi-Faith Centre

Register today: uoft.me/mindfulmoments

 

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Important dates: Credit / No Credit option

Last day to add/remove a CR/NCR (Credit/No Credit) option in F section code courses

Nov. 5  St. George Campus (Architecture, Arts & Science)

Dec. 3 UTSC

Dec. 5 UTM

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Community Days

Learn outside the classroom!

Experience the city in a new and meaningful way.

Learn more and register at uoft.me/communitydays

Centre for Community Partnerships, Student Life

 

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Build coping skills & thrive

Manage negative feeling and achieve balanced thinking

Tuesdays & Fridays, noon – 1:30 p.m.

Check out the dates on our website healthandwellness.utoronto.ca

To register for the workshops, visit the Heath & Wellness Centre, or call 416-978-8030

Better starts here: Health & Wellness Centre

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Lynda.com is here!

And, it’s free for U of T students, staff and faculty!

Log in to access courses anytime, from any desktop or mobile devise.

Course topics include: software and web development, design, business, professional skills, photography and many more!

Activate your profile at uoft.me/Lynda

Lynda.com from LinkedIn

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Sharing previous work with a friend?

Be careful: if a friend copies and submits any of your work, you could both be liable for a violation of the Code of Behaviour on Academic Matters

academicintegrity.utoronto.ca

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Study Together

Group study rooms are available at libraries across campus.

Reserve a space at go.utlib.ca/groupstudy

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Good 2 Talk

Post-Secondary Student Helpline

Get free, confidential help with mental health and addiction issues.

1- 866- 925-5454 or dial 211 to connect through the City of Toronto Community Services line

 

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