UofT Divest! Launch: Mon Oct 27, 7-9pm

October 24th, 2014

UofT Graduate students! Your tuition dollars are being invested in companies which benefit from Israel’s violations of international law and human rights abuses in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Come to a Divestment Campaign Launch Event to learn more and sign the petition.

Monday, October 27
7-9pm
OISE Auditorium (252 Bloor St. W)

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Digest: Queer Beers, Raptors & Minding Our Minds – October 23, 2014

October 23rd, 2014

1. UofT Divest! Launch Event: Mon Oct 27, 7-9pm
2. Vote in the Municipal Elections: Mon Oct 27
3. Queer Beers – Queer Caucus Pub Night: Thurs Oct 30, 7pm
4. Permanent Residency Workshop for International Students: Mon Oct 27, 5-7pm
5. UTGSU v. CFS, CFS-Ontario Litigation Settled; Fall Referendum Dates
6. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Blackout Period
7. Yoga Tune-Up: Self-Massage Class: Thursdays, 11am
8. Reserve UTGSU Gym time for November: Fri Oct 31, 10am
9. Grad Escape: Toronto Raptors vs Orlando Magic: Tues Nov 11, 7:30pm
10. Harvest Noon Annual General Meeting: Wed Oct 29, 7pm
11. Bikechain Annual General Meeting: Wed Nov 5, 6pm
12. Join the Harvest Noon Board of Directors!
13. Making Your Own Baby Food: Tues Nov 4, 12:30-2pm
14. Join the Science Rendezvous Executive Team: deadline Mon Nov 3, 5pm
15. $5 Cultural Cuisine: Filipino Fusion Cooking Class: Tues Oct 28, 5pm
16. International Students: Post-Graduation Work Permit session: Tues Oct 28, 3pm
17. Minding Our Minds: Mental Health in University: Thurs Oct 30

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Permanent Residency Workshop: Mon Oct 27

October 22nd, 2014

Are you an international student? Do you have questions about how to apply for permanent residency? A new system is coming! Are you prepared? Come to this informational session to get your questions answered! (more…)

Queer Beers Pub Night: Thurs Oct 30

October 21st, 2014

Join the UTGSU Queer Caucus for a couple beers! There will be food, drinks and lots of activities. Catch up with and meet new fellow LGBTQIA grad students and allies!

Thursday, October 30
7pm to late
GSU Pub (16 Bancroft Ave)
FREE!

RSVP to the facebook event here.

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CANCELLED: Special Council Meeting

October 21st, 2014

Please be advised that the Special Council Meeting of the UTGSU General Council set for Wednesday October 22 2014 has been cancelled.

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Digest: Municipal Elections & POCluck – Oct 16, 2014

October 16th, 2014

1. Vote in the Municipal Elections: Mon Oct 27
2. Race and Ethnicity Caucus POCluck: Fri Oct 24, 4-6pm
3. ISC Permanent Residency Workshop: Mon Oct 27, 5-7pm4
4. Help Hand Out a Vote Transit Guides: Mon Oct 20, 5:10pm
5. UTGSU Council Meetings: Wed Oct 22 and Tues Oct 28, 6:10pm
6. UofT Divest! Launch Event: Mon Oct 27, 7-9pm
7. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Blackout Period
8. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Opt-Out Cheques
9. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Benefits Guide
10. Library Reception for New PhD Students: Wed Oct 22, 5-7pm
11. Portraits of UofT Families – Be a Part of our Story: Sun Oct 26, 10am-1pm
12. Engineering Strategies & Practice Recruiting Winter 2015 Clients
13. Open Policy-Making Symposium: Open Access and Online Privacy
14. November Career Centre Workshops
15. Community Kitchen at Hart House: Tues Oct 21 & Tues Nov 18

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Mayoralty Candidates 2014 Cheat Sheet

October 16th, 2014

For more information, please refer to the candidates websites: johntory.ca; dougford.ca and oliviachow.ca. You may also find this website helpful for comparing the candidates. (more…)

Digest: Knit Fest & Divest – October 9, 2014

October 9th, 2014

1. Knit Fest: Wed Oct 15: 6-9pm
2. UofT Divest! Launch Event: Mon Oct 27, 7-9pm
3. UTGSU Now Accepting Applications for Conferences & Academic Events!
4. Have Your Voice Heard! ATTN: International Students and Permanent Residents
5. UTGSU Council Meetings: Wed Oct 22 and Tues Oct 28, 6:10pm
6. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Blackout Period
7. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Opt-Out Cheques
8. UTGSU Health & Dental Insurance Benefits Guide
9. Grad Escape: Femme Playlist @ Buddy’s in Bad Times Theatre: Thurs Oct 23, 7:30pm
10. Harvest Noon Annual General Meeting: Wed Oct 29, 7pm
11. Pay-What-You-Can CAN-BIKE 2 Course: Oct 18, 25 & Nov 1
12. Life Management Series for Student Parents: Wed Oct 15, 12-1:30pm
13. Caribbean Studies New College Conference on Racism & National Consciousness
14. Take an Argentine Tango Class: Tuesdays 7-8:15pm
15. Join the UofT Triathlon Club
16. Special Offer for Students – Attend HealthAchieve for Only $40!
17. Co-Curricular Record: Get recognized for your involvement!

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KnitFest: Wed Oct 15, 6-9pm

October 7th, 2014

Join the UTGSU Grad Knit Wits for KNIT FEST! A night of knitting, friends, fun and FREE wine & cheese! So bring your yarn, grab your needles, and join us for Knit Fest!! (more…)

Grad Minds Annual Kickoff Party: Wed Oct 7, 7pm

October 6th, 2014

Come out and meet the 2014-2015 Grad Minds committee and learn how you can get involved this year in improving graduate student mental health and wellbeing at the University of Toronto.

GM Oct 7 Meeting

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