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

NEW Pedagogy Lunch Series: Supporting Academic Integrity

Event Date: April 13th, 2018 Time: 12:00pm

The NEW Pedagogy Lunch Series provides an opportunity for instructors, TAs and other interested New College members to come together to network and reflect on our pedagogical practices. In this session on supporting academic integrity, led by James Corcoran, Research Officer at the International Foundation Program, we will critically reflect on pedagogical approaches for supporting…read more

Academic Support Services

NEW Pedagogy Lunch Series

Event Date: February 9th, 2018 Time: 12:00pm

Please join us!  NEW Pedagogy Lunch Series The NEW Pedagogy Lunch Series provides an opportunity for instructors, TAs and other interested New College members to come together to network and reflect on our pedagogical practices. TOPIC: Writing Across the Curriculum Friday, February 9, 2018 12-2 PM Room 2007D Wilson Hall, New College, 20 Willcocks Street In…read more

Human Biology

Science As a Critical Practice: Preparing for Your Senior Year (and Beyond)

Event Date: September 6th, 2017 Time: 9:30am

  Third- and fourth-year students in Human Biology— get a head-start on your senior year! This event will help you prepare for fourth-year courses and assignments, as well as for applications to graduate or professional school. This one-day workshop conference will focus on these essential skills for senior students: How to evaluate research critically and communicate…read more

Academic Programs

Workshop: Applying for Ontario Graduate Scholarships

Event Date: January 22nd, 2016 Time: 2:10pm

If you are applying to graduate schools and meet the eligibility criteria, you should also consider applying for an Ontario Graduate Scholarship. In this workshop, you will: Learn to describe your research interests effectively Discuss examples of successful applications Leave with some drafted text for your applications (for scholarships and for graduate school admission) For…read more

Academic Programs

Workshop: Admissions Letters and Personal Statements

Event Date: January 21st, 2016 Time: 4:10pm

Thinking of Applying to professional programs (Medicine, Law, Social Work) or graduate school? Learn how to present your strengths to advantage in admissions letters and personal statements. Facilitators: Deborah Knott, New College Writing Centre & Jonathan Turner, Career Centre

Academic Programs

Workshop: Making Connections/Networking

Event Date: November 13th, 2015 Time: 3:30pm

For upper year/graduating students. No sign-up required, just come. Snacks and refreshments will be available. Presented by Jonathan  Bray, Career Centre. Organized by New College Student Council in collaboration with the Career Centre.

African Studies

Thinking of going to grad school?

Event Date: November 6th, 2015 Time: 2:00pm

If you are trying to decide whether grad school is the route for you or if you are planning to apply, come out to hear faculty, student advisors and graduate students talk about the decision and the process. Speakers include: Abigail Bakan, Chair, Social Justice Education, OISE Dickson Eyoh, Director, African Studies Terry Gardiner, Student Life, Outreach and Equity Advisor, Faculty of Social Work,…read more

Academic Programs

Applying for Graduate Scholarships – Workshop

Event Date: October 20th, 2015 Time: 1:00pm

If you are applying to graduate schools and meet the eligibility criteria, you should also consider applying for an Ontario Graduate Scholarship and a Canada Graduate Scholarship – Masters (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR). In this workshop, you will: Learn to describe your research interests  effectively Discuss examples of successful applications  Leave with some drafted text for your applications…read more

Buddhism, Psychology and Mental Health

Working for Mental Health: Exploring Opportunities for Engagement as Volunteers or Professionals

Event Date: February 25th, 2015 Time: 4:00pm

Tweet Are you interested in getting more involved in addressing mental health issues? What are some volunteering opportunities you might want to explore? How can you build on your Psychology, Human Biology, Cognitive Science, Buddhist Psychology, and other undergraduate studies to develop career options? The Working for Mental Health Forum is designed to answer such…read more

Academic Programs

The Writing for Publication Working Group

Event Date: January 22nd, 2015 Time: 5:00pm

Hoping to publish an academic essay? This writing group will provide the knowledge, structure, and support to help you meet your writing goals. This group is open to all New College students or students reworking a paper from a New College course (WGS, NEW, HMB). Join us if you are interested in publishing in refereed journals,…read more