Alumni & Friends

New College Alumni & Family Mac & Cheese Festival

Event Date: March 14th, 2019 Time: 6:00pm

Dear New College Alumni & Friends, We are excited to invite you to the college’s first ever alumni and family event. This has been a long time coming and we are pleased that this is happening. Call your fellow NEW colleagues and bring your family for this mac & cheese festival. When? Thursday March 14th 2019,…read more

Academic Programs

Map the System Competition

Event Date: January 28th, 2019 Time: 6:59pm

Map the System information sessions are starting next week! For more information and registration, please visit U of T’s Student Life website. University of Toronto St. George (UTSG) January 15, 4 – 5 p.m. Multi-Purpose Room (2nd Floor, Koffler House, 569 Spadina Ave.) January 18, 12 – 1 p.m. Multi-Purpose Room (2nd Floor, Koffler House,…read more

African Studies

Carceral Modernities: Prison Officer and Professionalism in Postcolonial Uganda

Event Date: January 25th, 2019 Time: 2:00pm

Join is for a talk by Dr. Katherine Bruce-Lockhart, postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Historical Studies at UTM and the Jackman Humanities Institute. When: Friday, January 25, 2 – 4 PM Where: Room 2007D, Wilson Hall, New College, 40 Willcocks Street Who: Everyone welcome! Refreshments will be served.   Talk Description  From the forts…read more

Academic Programs

Ontario Graduate Scholarship Awards Workshop

Event Date: January 23rd, 2019 Time: 2:00pm

Thinking of grad school? Learn about Ontario graduate scholarship awards and how to apply for them from the experts! When: Wednesday, January 23, 2 PM Where: Wilson Hall, Room 2002, New College, 40 Willcocks Street Who: You! Need more info? Contact Sheila Stewart.

Academic Programs

Application Deadline: School of Cities Student Fellowship Award

Event Date: December 5th, 2018 Time: 11:59pm

SofC Connects! A Call for Student Fellowship Applications We are thrilled to announce the School of Cities Student Fellowship Award to provide unique opportunities for urban-focused interdisciplinary and collaborative learning, mentorship, research, experiential and service-based learning to students at all three campuses and across divisional boundaries. What is the School of Cities Student Fellowship Award?…read more

Academic Programs

Within and against Academic Freedom Symposium

Event Date: November 23rd, 2018 Time: 11:30am

Please join us for the all-day symposium “Within and against Academic Freedom,” sponsored by the Women and Gender Studies Institute, University of Toronto, and New College. When: November 23, 2018, 11:30 AM – 6:00 PM Where: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), Library, 252 Bloor Street Who: All interested in respectful dialogue are welcome…read more

Alumni & Friends

Kim’s Convenience Star Simu Liu at New College

Event Date: November 18th, 2018 Time: 7:00pm

Come meet and hear from Kim’s Convenience star Simu Liu! WILSON RESIDENCE: Pick up tickets from your Don November 5-11. Meet and greet will be in the Hilliard-Vanier common room at 6pm GENERAL ADMISSION: Pick up tickets from ORSL November 12-16, or the Front Desk after 5pm. When: Sunday, November 18, 2018, 7 PM (doors…read more

Academic Programs

Legitimacy and Rule: Africa in Search of a Political Order—Talk

Event Date: November 16th, 2018 Time: 2:00pm

Please join us for: Legitimacy and Rule: Africa in Search of a Political Order,” a talk by Dr. Francis Wiafe-Amoako, instructor of International Relations and Security, International Development, Comparative Politics and African Politics at the University of Toronto. When: Friday, November 16, 2018, 2 – 4 PM Where: Room 2053, Wilson Hall, New College, 40…read more

Academic Programs

Queering Urban Justice: Queer of Colour Formations in Toronto — Book Launch

Event Date: November 14th, 2018 Time: 6:00pm

Join the Marvellous Grounds collective and contributors in officially launching the release of Queering Urban Justice: Queer of Colour Formations in Toronto! Authors featured in this collection, and in our newest volume, Marvellous Grounds: Queer of Colour Histories of Toronto, will read excerpts from the books that discuss QTBIPOC histories and space-making in the city.…read more

Academic Programs

Just Sustainabilities in Policy, Planning and Practice: Launch of the Food Equity Distinguished Speaker Series

Event Date: November 2nd, 2018 Time: 3:00pm

Join us for the launch of the Food Equity Distinguished Speaker Series with “Just Sustainabilities in Policy, Planning and Practice” with Dr. Julian Agyeman (Tufts University). In this talk, Professor Agyeman will first outline his concept of “just sustainabilities” — the full integration of social justice and sustainability, defined as “the need to ensure a better quality…read more

Academic Programs

Feminist Delegation from Six Nations to Palestine: Building Solidarity, Challenging Red Washing

Event Date: October 26th, 2018 Time: 7:00pm

Solidarity work between Indigenous peoples of the Americas and Palestine has been ongoing for decades and has proven generative and transformative. Yet in recent years the Israeli government has attempted to “red wash” these solidarities by drawing parallels between its respective claims to indigeneity and legacies of genocide with Indigenous peoples of the Americas. To…read more

African Studies

Common Ground: Conversations with Indigenous and Racialized Communities on Urban Agriculture in Toronto

Event Date: October 23rd, 2018 Time: 9:30am

Common Ground offers an opportunity to talk strategies for decolonizing and dismantling racism in urban agriculture (UA). We will look at specific opportunities for strengthening relationships between UA practitioners from Indigenous, racialized and white settler communities. This is a free event and food will be provided by Nish Dish. Speakers include Isaac Crosby (Evergreen Brickworks),…read more

Academic Programs

Congress of Black Writers and Artists: An Argument for Black Studies in Canada (Two-Day Symposium)

Event Date: October 19th, 2018 Time: 5:00pm

The year 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the Congress of Black Writers and Artists in Montreal, Quebec. Created as a meeting place for Black intellectuals, activists and artists, the Congress offered an opportunity to engage in Black radical scholarship, to display Black creative production, for Black people to gather in communion and most importantly,…read more