Appointment of Angela Treglia as Director, Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Centre (PDAD&C #37)

From: Terry McQuaid, Executive Director, Personal Safety, High Risk, and Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Date: November 25, 2016 Re: Appointment of Angela Treglia as Director, Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Centre (PDAD&C #37) I am pleased to announce the appointment of Angela Treglia as Director of the Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Centre, effective January … Read More

Top Stories Round-Up

From: David Estok, Vice-President, Communications Date: November 23, 2016 Re: Top Stories Round-Up On Monday, November 28, the University of Toronto’s media relations team will begin sending Principals, Deans, Academic Directors, and Chairs a short daily email with the top U of T-related stories in external media outlets. The University receives a large volume of … Read More

Announcement of Nadina Jamison as Assistant Vice-President, Strategic Initiatives

From: Meric Gertler, President Date: November 22, 2016 Re: Announcement of Nadina Jamison as Assistant Vice-President, Strategic Initiatives I am pleased to announce that the Senior Appointments & Compensation Committee has approved Ms. Nadina Jamison’s role as Executive Director, Stakeholder Relations & Strategic Initiatives be revised to Assistant Vice-President, Strategic Initiatives effective October 31, 2016. … Read More

Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #36)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: November 17, 2016 Re: Reminder – Procedure for Cancellation of Classes and/or University Closure Due to Adverse Weather Conditions (PDAD&C #36) The procedure for the cancellation of classes and/or University closure due to adverse weather conditions can be found online. To assist … Read More

Holiday Schedule and Inquiries Regarding January 2, 2017 (PDAD&C #35)

From: Erin Jackson, Executive Director, Integrated Human Resources (iHR) Date: November 16, 2016 Re: Holiday Schedule and Inquiries Regarding January 2, 2017 (PDAD&C #35) In planning the University’s holiday schedule, we make every effort to provide a two-week closure in December. We also make every effort to match the closure schedule set out by the school … Read More

Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities (PDAD&C #34)

From: Sandy Welsh, Vice-Provost, Students Date: November 10, 2016 Re: Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities (PDAD&C #34) Recently, the Ontario Human Rights Commission issued recommendations relating to academic accommodations for students with disabilities, and in particular, for students experiencing mental health disabilities. I am writing to remind you of the University’s broader policies and obligations … Read More

Elevating the University of Toronto’s presence in the United States (PDAD&C #33)

From: Edward Sargent, Vice-President, International Date: November 10, 2016 Re: Elevating the University of Toronto’s presence in the United States (PDAD&C #33) Multiple divisions across U of T’s three campuses are placing added priority on recruiting truly outstanding students from the United States in the 2016-17 recruitment cycle. We take this opportunity to welcome each … Read More

Call for Nominations – Black Faculty Working Groups (PDAD&C #32)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: November 10, 2016 Re: Call for Nominations – Black Faculty Working Groups (PDAD&C #32) In the words of the Governing Council Statement on Equity, Diversity, and Excellence (2006), reflecting the diversity of our region: …is uniquely valuable to the University as … Read More

Now Available – New Resources for Graduate Students and Graduate Units (PDAD&C #31)

From: Locke Rowe, Vice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education and Dean, School of Graduate Studies Date: November 10, 2016 Re: Now Available – New Resources for Graduate Students and Graduate Units (PDAD&C #31) The School of Graduate Studies is excited to announce the release of new resources designed for students in research-stream programs and for graduate … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Principal of New College (PDAD&C #30)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: November 10, 2016 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Principal of New College (PDAD&C #30) As announced in PDAD&C #7 on September 1, 2016, Professor Yves Roberge will end his second term as Principal of New College on June 30, 2017. In accordance with Section 62 of the … Read More