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Call for Nominations – 2019 Awards of Excellence (PDAD&C #29)

From: Barbara Dick, Assistant Vice-President, Alumni Relations Date: November 1, 2018 Re: Call for Nominations – 2019 Awards of Excellence (PDAD&C #29) The University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA) welcomes your nominations and applications for the 2019 Awards of Excellence (AWEX). This annual program celebrates exemplary members of the U of T community who have … Read More

Appointment of Isaac Straley as Chief Information Security Officer (PDAD&C #27)

From: Scott Mabury, Vice-President, University Operations Bo Wandschneider, Chief Information Officer Date: October 23, 2018 Re: Appointment of Isaac Straley as Chief Information Security Officer (PDAD&C #27) Following an extensive search by a broadly representative search committee, we are very pleased to announce that Isaac Straley will be joining Information Technology Services as the University‘s … Read More

Call for Applications – 2018-19 Connaught Fund Programs (PDAD&C #26)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice President, Research & Innovation Date: October 22, 2018 Re: Call for Applications – 2018-19 Connaught Fund Programs (PDAD&C #26) The Connaught Committee is pleased to announce the upcoming Connaught Fund deadlines for 2018-19: Community Partnership Research Program Approximately $600,000 will be awarded to support team initiatives of up-to $150,000 over three … Read More

Call for Nominations – Principal, Woodsworth College (PDAD&C #25)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Sandy Welsh, Vice-Provost, Students David Cameron, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science Date: October 18, 2018 Re: Call for Nominations – Principal, Woodsworth College (PDAD&C #25) As announced in PDAD&C #98, Professor Joseph Desloges will end his second term as Principal of Woodsworth College on June 30, 2019 and is … Read More

Invitation to Participate in the Academic Procession at Convocation

From: Sheree Drummond, Secretary of the Governing Council Date: October 18, 2018 Re: Invitation to Participate in the Academic Procession at Convocation Please join the Academic Processions for the Fall 2018 Convocation ceremonies running Monday, November 5 to Thursday, November 8. Members of the Governing Council, faculty, and staff can RSVP online to participate: Please complete the RSVP … Read More

Call for Nominations – Committee on Equity and Diversity in Research and Innovation (PDAD&C #23)

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: October 12, 2018 Re: Call for Nominations – Committee on Equity and Diversity in Research and Innovation (PDAD&C #23) Further to the recommendations of the Equity and Diversity in Research and Innovation Working Group, the Vice-President, Research and Innovation is establishing a standing Committee on Equity and Diversity … Read More

Legalization of Recreational Cannabis and the Impact on the University of Toronto Community (PDAD&C #22)

From: Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 12, 2018 Re: Legalization of Recreational Cannabis and the Impact on the University of Toronto Community (PDAD&C #22) Effective October 17, 2018, recreational cannabis will be legalized in Canada. This new legislation will impact our staff, faculty, and students. The … Read More

Announcing a New Institutional Inter-Divisional Teaching Framework (PDAD&C #21)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Scott Mabury, Vice-President, University Operations and Vice-Provost, Academic Operations Date: October 10, 2018 Re: Announcing a New Institutional Inter-Divisional Teaching Framework (PDAD&C #21) Inter-divisional teaching is a critical feature of the financial and academic landscape of undergraduate teaching at U of T. When our faculty members undertake inter-divisional teaching, … Read More

Announcing the Expert Panel on Undergraduate Student Educational Experience (PDAD&C #20)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: October 4, 2018 Re: Announcing the Expert Panel on Undergraduate Student Educational Experience (PDAD&C #20) As a world-leading research university, a core component of the University of Toronto’s mission is to prepare students for a lifetime of success and fulfillment, whether for further study in graduate and professional … Read More

Update on the University of Toronto Government Relations Office (PDAD&C #19)

From: Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: October 4, 2018 Re: Update on the University of Toronto Government Relations Office (PDAD&C #19) I am pleased to announce some recent changes to the Government Relations Office (GRO), including a new organizational structure and welcoming new staff to our team. Over the past year, the Government … Read More