Families, Friends & Mental Illness: Thurs May 1

April 15th, 2014

A talk for graduate students who are friends or family members of people with mental illness.

Date: Thursday, May 1
Time: 6 – 8pm
Location: Faculty of Social Work (246 Bloor St W), room 548
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Digest: Confessions & Summer in the Gym – April 10, 2014

April 10th, 2014

1. Grad Minds & UTGSU Presents ‘Families, Friends & Mental Illness’: Thurs May 1, 6-8pm
2. UTGSU Executive-At-Large Election: Mon April 28, 6pm
3. Do you want to know about Post-Residency Fees?
4. Join Grad Minds for Mental Health Monday: Mon April 28, 12-4pm
5. UTGSU Anti-Calendar Sub-Committee Seeking New Members
6. UTGSU Gym Moves to Summer Schedule mid-April
7. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
8. UTERN Elections – Run for the Grad Student Seat! Wed April 16, 7-8pm
9. Grad Escapes – The Last Confession, Mirvish Productions: Tues April 22, 8pm
10. Grad Escapes – TSO: Mardi Gras: New Orleans Jazz: Wed Apr 23, 8pm
11. Join TTCriders’ Board: Deadline Saturday April 19
12. TTCriders’ 1st Annual General Meeting: Sat May 10, 1-4pm
13. Baby & Toddler Talks – Sleep Issues: Tues April 22, 12-1:30pm
14. The Next Steps in Green Chemistry Research Workshop: May 21-23
15. GMCA Strategic Management Consulting Conference May 2-9 2014​
16. Pop-Up Craft-Show: Wed April 16, 11am-7pm

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Elections 2014 Results are In

April 4th, 2014

The Elections 2014 results are in! Meet your new Executive Committee for 2014/2015. (more…)

Digest: Election Results & Kimchi – April 3, 2014

April 3rd, 2014

1. UTGSU Executive Officer Election 2014 Official Results
2. UTGSU Gym Moves to Summer Schedule mid-April
3. International Student Identity Card (ISIC) Pick Up
4. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
5. Bikechain is Hiring an Educational Bicycle Mechanic! Deadline April 14
6. Summer Programming At Harvest Noon Cafe Survey
7. ProcrastiBaking – Harvest Noon Baked Good Swap: Tues April 8, 6pm
8. Harvest Noon Totally Nontraditional Kimchi Workshop: Tues April 15, 6-8pm
9. Harvest Noon Cafe April Hours Change –> Closed Mondays
10. Volunteer with UTGSU and TTCriders to Help Improve Public Transit!
11. Students for Barrier-free Access Scholarship and Grant Info
12. LSCDS April Workshop: Thurs April 10, 5:30-7:30pm
13. Free Play Reading at Hart House: Sun April 6, 6pm

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Digest: Free Massages & Playwriting – March 27, 2014

March 27th, 2014

1. Volunteer with UTGSU and TTCriders to Help Improve Public Transit!
2. Tax Time for Students! Find Helpful Tax Info Here
3. JOB POSTING: Part-time Palestine Booklet Project Coordinator
4. Win a free TTC Metropass for April! DEADLINE Fri March 28
5. UTGSU Council Meeting: Mon March 31, 6:10 pm
6. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
7. Summer Programming At Harvest Noon Cafe Survey
8. ProcrastiBaking – Harvest Noon Baked Good Swap: Tues April 8, 6pm
9. US VISA Information Session: Wed April 2, 1-3pm
10. Off-Campus Work Permit Eligibility & Application Info Sessions
11. SGS Conference Grant DEADLINE: Fri March 28
12. Free Playwriting Workshop: Mon March 31, 6-9pm
13. The Next Steps in Green Chemistry Research Workshop: May 21-23
14. LSCDS April Workshop: Thurs April 10, 5:30-7:30pm
15. Massage Mondays @ Hart House: Mon Mar 31 & Mon Apr 7, 12-3pm

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Joint Letter on Referendum re: Continued Membership in CFS/CFS-O

March 17th, 2014

Dear Members,

Please see the below open letter to the membership from your Executive and Litigation Committees: (more…)

Digest: Maple Syrup & Free Tax Help – March 13, 2014

March 13th, 2014

1. Systemic Student Harassment Sub-Committee’s Know Your Rights Workshop: Thurs March 20
2. Free Tax Workshop for International Grad Students: Tues March 18, 5pm
3. Do you want to make $100 for creating a sign? Deadline extended to Wed March 19
4. Win a free TTC Metropass for April! Deadline Fri March 28
5. Join Grad Minds for Mental Health Monday: Mon March 24, 12-4pm
6. Cinema Politica UofT Screening “AnarChonicles”: Thurs March 27, 7pm
7. Call for Members: Systemic Student Harassment Sub-Committee
8. UTGSU Equity & Advocacy Committee – New Time!: Wed March 19, 5:30pm
9. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
10. Need Help with Your Taxes? Tax Clinic Thurs March 27 & Fri March 28
11. Arrested in Cairo – Reflections on Repression and Solidarity: Fri March 21, 7pm
12. Canada Learning Bond – Get Free Money for Your Child’s Education: Wed March 19, 12-1pm
13. Planning for Pregnancy: Thurs March 20, 4:30-6pm
14. Separation, Divorce, and You – Understanding the Process & Coping With Change: Fri March 21
15. Sugaring Off at Hart House Farm: Sat April 5, 11am-7pm

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Digest: Referendum Debate & Three Minute Thesis – March 6, 2014

March 6th, 2014

1. General Council Meeting: Tue Mar 11, 6:10 PM
2. CFS Referendum Debate: Mon Mar 10, 6:10 PM
3. Cinema Politica UofT/Hart House Co-Screening “INSURGENCE”: Wed Mar 13, 7:00pm
4. UTGSU Gym – October to mid-April
5. Make $100 for creating a sign!!! Submissions due Mon Mar 12
6. Join Grad Minds for Mental Health Monday: Mon March 24, 12:00 PM
7. Free Yoga in the UTGSU Gym: Tue Mar 11, 2:00-3:00 PM
8. Talk, Dance & Engage: Making Friends In Nunavut – Tue Mar 11, 2:30 to 4:30 PM
9. Mindful Families – Mon Mar 10, 10-11 AM
10. Three Minute Thesis 3MT Competition – Registration is open!
11. Apply For a Hart House Committee
12. UTBA Career Navigator Conference: Sat Mar 15
13. Science for Peace Panel Discussion – “International Women’s Day (2014) – Revisiting Violence Against Women: Focus Turkey”: Sun Mar 9, 2:30 PM

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Digest: Happiness & Free Yoga – February 27, 2014

February 27th, 2014

1. UTGSU Elections: Vote Today!
2. Win a free TTC Metropass for April!
3. Permanent Residency Workshop for International Students: Mon Mar 3, 5-7pm
4. We need you! Sign-up to be the Casual Staff for UTGSU
5. Call for Members: UTGSU Race and Ethnicity Caucus
6. Free Yoga in the UTGSU Gym: Tues Mar 4, 2-3 pm
7. Cinema Politica UofT/Hart House Co-Screening “INSURGENCE”: Wed Mar 5, 6:30pm
8. UTGSU Gym March Bookings: Fri Feb 28, 10am
9. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
10. Harvest Noon & Veg Club “Bold Native” Doc & Talk: Tues Mar 4, 5:30-8pm
11. Silence of the Labs Film & Lecture: Mon Mar 3, 7pm
12. Happiness is Closer Than You Think: Mon Mar 10, 6-7pm
13. Speed DATAing: Open Mic Without the Romance: Tues Apr 8, 2-4pm
14. Oxfam 5th Annual Hunger Banquet: Fri Mar 7, 7-9pm
15. March Break Events on Campus: Hosted by the Family Care Office

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Digest: Indigenous Education & Vegan Cooking – February 13, 2014

February 13th, 2014

1. UTGSU Elections are underway! What can you do to be a more informed voter?
2. We need you! Sign-up to be the Casual Staff for UTGSU
3. UTGSU Health and Dental Office CLOSED Friday Feb 14
4. UTGSU Council Meeting: Mon Feb 24, 6:10pm
5. Health & Dental Opt-Out Cheques & Benefits Guide
6. Win a Free TTC Metropass for April!
7. UTGSU Equity & Advocacy Committee: Wed Feb 19, 5:30pm
8. Indigenous Education Week: Feb 24 to 28
9. Toronto350.org’s Divestment Meme Party: Thurs Feb 27, 8pm-late
10. Cinema Politica UofT Screening “Is The Crown At War With Us?”: Thurs Feb 27, 7pm
11. Permanent Residency Workshop for International Students: Mon Mar 3, 5-7pm
12. Harvest Noon Closed February 17th to 21st; Reopens February 24th 2014
13. Harvest Noon Vegan Cooking Class: Tues Feb 25, 6-9pm
14. Economics of the Global Commons: Thurs Feb 27, 7-9pm
15. Life Management Series: Stuck in the Middle: Thurs Feb 20, 12-1:30pm
16. Life Sciences Career Development Society Workshop: Thurs Feb 20, 5:30-7:30pm

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