President + Vice-Presidents + Vice-Provosts

Principles of the Expert Panel on Education and Prevention of Sexual Violence Released (PDAD&C #117)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: June 22, 2017 Re: Principles of the Expert Panel on Education and Prevention of Sexual Violence Released (PDAD&C #117) After a year of diligent work and consultation, the Expert Panel on Education and Prevention of Sexual Violence has submitted to me its principles to guide sexual violence education … Read More

Reporting Structure Changes – Student Life

From: Sandy Welsh, Vice-Provost, Students Date: June 5, 2017 Re: Reporting Structure Changes – Student Life As was shared in April, Lucy Fromowitz will be stepping down from her position of Assistant Vice-President, Student Life at the University of Toronto effective June 16, 2017, to serve as Vice-Provost, Students at York University. At the time of … Read More

2017 Recipients of the President’s Teaching Award (PDAD&C #107)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: May 31, 2017 Re: 2017 Recipients of the President’s Teaching Award (PDAD&C #107) I am delighted to announce that the Academic Board approved the appointment of the 2017 President’s Teaching Award recipients. The President’s Teaching Award (PTA) recognizes excellence and innovation in teaching, research on pedagogy, and the … Read More

Announcing the Appointment of the 2017 University Professors (PDAD&C #106)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: May 31, 2017 Re: Announcing the Appointment of the 2017 University Professors  (PDAD&C #106) I am pleased to announce that the Academic Board approved the appointment of four University Professors for 2017. The University of Toronto owes much of its reputation to the excellence of its professoriate. I … Read More

Update on Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation – Important Changes Effective July 1, 2017 (PDAD&C #105)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: May 25, 2017 Re: Update on Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation – Important Changes Effective July 1, 2017 (PDAD&C #105) The Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into effect on July 1, 2014. It was the subject of a memo issued on June 26, 2014 (PDAD&C #77, 2013-14). Some important changes are … Read More

Holiday Schedule 2017-18 and 2018-19 (PDAD&C #104)

From: Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: May 24, 2017 Re: Holiday Schedule 2017-18 and 2018-19 (PDAD&C #104) In planning the University’s holiday schedule, we make every effort to provide a two-week closure in December, knowing how all of us appreciate the opportunity to have two full weeks. … Read More

Second Term for President Meric Gertler (PDAD&C #103)

From: Shirley Hoy, Chair of the Governing Council Date: May 18, 2017 Re: Second Term for President Meric Gertler (PDAD&C #103) I am very pleased to announce that, at its meeting this afternoon, the Governing Council approved the appointment of Professor Meric Gertler for a second five-year term as President of the University of Toronto … Read More

Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Graduate Studies (PDAD&C #100)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: May 10, 2017 Re: Announcing the Advisory Committee for the Dean, School of Graduate Studies (PDAD&C #100) As noted in PDAD&C #92 on April 13, 2017, Professor Locke Rowe is coming to the end of his planned three-year term as Dean of the School of Graduate Studies (SGS) … Read More

Highlights of the 2017 Ontario Budget (PDAD&C #97)

From: Andrew Thomson, Chief of Government Relations Date: April 28, 2017 Re: Highlights of the 2017 Ontario Budget (PDAD&C #97) The 2017 Ontario budget returns the province to budgetary balance for the first time since 2008-09. With the deficit eliminated, the government has some fiscal room to invest in priorities such as health care, education, … Read More

Announcement of Sally Garner as Senior Strategist, Operational Initiatives (PDAD&C #95)

From: Scott Mabury, Vice-President, University Operations Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Date: April 28, 2017 Re: Announcement of Sally Garner as Senior Strategist, Operational Initiatives (PDAD&C #95) We are writing to announce that Sally Garner will be stepping down from her role as Executive Director, Planning & Budget, effective June 30, 2017 and moving to … Read More