Caribbean Studies

Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series

Event Date: May 5th, 2021 Time: 1:30pm

Please join us for The 2020-2021 Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series. Register here to attend. Wednesday, May 5, 1:30-2:00pm Catia Dignard (Caribbean Studies) Linguistic Representations of Black Characters in Cuban Fiction of the New Millennium If scholarship has focused on the return to the stereotypical portrayals of black characters during the 1990s, and that were…read more

Caribbean Studies

Crisis, Continuity, & Change in the Caribbean

Event Date: April 29th, 2021 Time: 10:00am

Diaspora Voices 2021 – Crisis, Continuity & Change in the Caribbean An interdisciplinary, student-run conference hosted by the University of Toronto’s Caribbean Studies Program. Conference Date: Thursday April 29, 2021 (10am-4:30pm)   This conference is a showcase and celebration of the interdisciplinary, thought-provoking work that students within Caribbean Studies have put together this year. Within…read more

Women and Gender Studies

Anti-Asian Racism and Intersectional Violence

Event Date: March 26th, 2021 Time: 12:00pm

The Women & Gender Studies Institute and the Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, invite you to a city roundtable on “Anti-Asian Racism and Intersectional Violence” We are organizing this event in light of the recent shootings in Atlanta and the rise of anti-Asian racism during COVID. While the presence of anti-Asian sentiments may seem…read more

African Studies

African Studies Conversation Cafe

Event Date: March 19th, 2021 Time: 5:30pm

Friday, March 19, 2021 5:30Pm-7PM Panelists: *Apefa Adjivon, Canada’s Top 30Under30 in Sustainability, Youth Advisor, World Humanitarian Forum & Canadian Commission for UNESCO *Michel Chikwanine, Author, Human Rights Advocate, Motivational Speaker / United Nations Fellow for People of African Descent *Edil Ga’al, MSc in African Studies, University of Oxford & Rhodes Scholar 2019 *Bamike Kuyoro,…read more

Women and Gender Studies

International Women’s Day Public Lecture

Event Date: March 10th, 2021 Time: 6:00pm

The Women and Gender Studies Institute Welcomes Dr. Afua Cooper, Scholar, Artist, Activist “Chloe Cooley: Enslavement in Ontario, Settler Colonialism, Objectification, and Resistance.” Afua Cooper is an award-winning scholar, artist and activist whose research on slavery, abolition, freedom, Black education, and women studies across Canada has made her a leading figure in African Canadian studies. Her…read more

Community Engaged Learning

Working for Change Conference 2021

Event Date: February 26th, 2021 Time: 10:00am

The 2021 Working for Change Virtual Conference is taking place Friday, February 26th 10AM – 2:30PM! Join us for an afternoon of networking, learning and dialogue with social justice advocates on what it takes to work for social justice in the non-profit sector. Pursuing opportunities in the social justice sector in our present moment is a daunting prospect. The…read more

Writing Centre

Writing Spaces

Event Date: October 7th, 2020 Time: 10:00am

Feeling isolated? Writing with a community helps you stay motivated to get your work done—and that’s our goal.

Writing Centre

The Writing Room

Event Date: September 24th, 2020 Time: 3:00pm

The Writing Room offers a supportive environment where students can both work on their papers and receive feedback from an instructor. The online Writing Room runs from 3 to 5pm EST on Thursdays starting September 24. Monday sessions start on October 19, and Tuesday sessions on October 20, both also from 3 to 5pm.

Writing Centre

Reading Spaces

Event Date: September 22nd, 2020 Time: 10:00am

Build reading into your week with New College writing instructor Dr. Angela Robinson.

D.G. Ivey library

Public Talks for Information Services and Instruction Librarian

Event Date: June 26th, 2020 Time: 3:00pm

The DG Ivey Library at New College currently conducting a search for an Information Services and Instruction Librarian, and invites you to attend the online public talks by the shortlisted candidates. Please register online to receive a copy of the link to the online presentation. Presentation Schedule: June 23, 3:00–4:00PM: Aneta Kwak June 24, 3:00–4:00PM: Mikayla Redden…read more

Academic Programs

Lecture: Senior Doctoral Fellow Speakers Series

Event Date: June 19th, 2020 Time: 1:00pm

Please register for these virtual lectures here.   Caribbean Studies & Equity Studies Monday, June 15, 1:00 – 2:15 p.m. Mónica Espaillat-Lizardo Trickster State, Trickster Nation: Performing Citizenship in 20th Century Dominican Republic Genevieve Ritchie A Lost Generation Looms: Access to Higher Education and the Relations of Market Dominance Human Biology Wednesday, June 17, 1:00…read more