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.

Hart House Global Commons

Building Better Societies: Gender Equality Matters

Thursday, Oct. 18, 10 a.m. – noon

Onine at harthouse.ca/globalcommons

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Move with Pride

Body Positive Yoga & Meditation

Unwind your body and mind in this LGBTQ2S+ focused yoga and meditation class!

Learn techniques that will help you keep your physical and mental health in tip top shape.

Yoga mats and equipment provided!

Friday, Oct. 19, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

Athletic Centre, Dance Studio

U of T Sports & Rec

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I continue to shape

Exhibition curatorial tour

Sat. Oct. 20, 2 – 3 p.m.

Art Museum, University of Toronto Art Centre

 

Art Museum

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U of T Votes

Municipal Elections 2018

Oct. 22, 2018, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Hart House Reading Room

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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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Fake Nerd Girl

Hart House presents Chloe Payne’s one-woman show that uses comedy to explore the dark underbelly of cyber-bullying in the “geek world.

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 8 – 10 p.m.

Visit harthouse.ca for more details.

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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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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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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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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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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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Working in Canada

  • Learn about your legal rights and obligations when it comes to working in Canada.
  • Different types of work permits/work authorizations
  • Eligibility criteria for co-op, off- and on-campus employment
  • Gettiing a social insurance number (SIN)
  • Amending your study permit if it does not authorize you to work

And more!

Register today at uoft.me/cie-events

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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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Develop your writing skills

At your college or faculty writing centre.

Advice on planning, organizing, writing and revising assignments in all subject areas.

writing.utoronto.ca

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Graduate Writing Groups

A peer community that help you stay on track

Maintain a consistent schedule while working on your thesis, dissertation or articles. Join a community that shares your experience and can help you stay accountable!

Contact gwg@utoronto.ca to register.

 

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Feeling unwell with an exam or assignment due?

 Visit a licensed Canadian medical practitioner IN PERSON to have the Verification of Student Illness form signed.

Check-ups conducted over the phone or websites selling fraudulent doctors’ notes will land you in violation of the Code of Behaviour on Academic Matters.

academicintegrity.utoronto.ca

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Reading Abrahamic Scriptures Together

Students from all religious and academic backgrounds! Participate in a close reading of scripture that opens new conversations and discovers interesting relationships across faiths.

5:10 – 6:30 p.m. Thursdays

47 Queen’s Park Crescent E.

multifaith.utoronto.ca

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Mindful Moments

Would you like to be more calm, confident and connected?

Join weekly opportunities to practice secular mindful meditation techniques that will increase your relaxation, resiliency and focus.

uoft.me/mindfulmoments

 

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Chat with a librarian

Ask Chat with a Librarian research help is open every day – even on weekends.

go.utlib.ca/ask

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Find an internship abroad with QES

The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship (QES) allows you to complete an internship at an organization in a commonwealth country that focuses on social impact, literacy, scientific research, education, or Indigenous advocacy.

Successful candidates receive $7,000 toward a 90-day internship

For more information, visit uoft.me/QES

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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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The Language Exchange welcomes you!

Share your language! Learn a new language!

Join us every Thursday from 4:50 – 6 p.m.

The Centre for International Experience (CIE)

33 St. George Street

studentlife.utoronto.ca/cie/language-exchange

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Looking for help with a course?

  • Go to tutorials & ask follow-up questions
  • Attend professors’ office hours
  • Visit Academic Success
  • Check out a primer book from one of U of T’s many libraries

academicintegrity.utoronto.ca

 

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