African Studies

Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series

Event Date: May 26th, 2021 Time: 1:30pm

Please join us for the 2020-2021 Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series. Register here to attend. Wednesday, May 26, 1:30-3:00pm Jonathon Chio (Human Biology) Drug re-purposing: Intravenous Human Immunoglobulin G to treat Traumatic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury Spinal cord injury (SCI) causes motor and sensory impairments that lead to considerable patient suffering. There are approximately 1.3…read more

New College

Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series

Event Date: May 19th, 2021 Time: 1:00pm

Please join us for the 2020-2021 Senior Doctoral Fellow Speaker Series. Wednesday, May 19, 1:30-3:00pm Rebecca Beaulne-Stuebing (Critical Studies in Equity and Solidarity) Grief Medicines Grief Medicines is a research project learning from Indigenous grief workers and through the land about what helps urban Indigenous community members through experiences of loss. The project is guided…read more

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

New College

Out At School Audio-Play

Event Date: April 9th, 2021 Time: 3:00pm

Join New College VP Tara Goldstein and her research team as they launch their audio-play Out at School on April 9. Register Here Out at School, based on 37 interviews conducted in the LGBTQ Families Speak Out research project (2014-2020), was created and recorded on Zoom in November 2020 and edited by OISE graduate student and sound…read more

New College

Expect the Unexpected

Event Date: March 25th, 2021 Time: 12:00pm

“Expect the Unexpected” Virtual Conference Thursday, March 25th, 2021 12pm-4pm   Program Keynote Talk: Dr. Ciann Wilson (Wilfred Laurier University) “The Diary of an Emerging Black Scholar” Performance: SExT (Sex Education by Theatre) Student and Community Youth Presentations   Register Here For Questions/Information, contact:  

New College

Gather Screening

Event Date: March 15th, 2021 Time: 5:00pm

Join New College Global Food Equity Events, University of Toronto and Earth to Tables Legacies for a virtual asynchronous screening of Gather: film. A virtual screening link will be accessible March 15 – 22, 2021, and will be emailed to you on March 15th.  Register on Eventbrite to receive your link on March 15th. “Gather…read more

New College

A Day of Gratitude for the Sustenance the Earth Provides

Event Date: October 12th, 2020 Time: 11:00am

Join New College Global Food Equity and Earth to Tables Legacies for the Online Global Launch of a new multimedia educational package. A Day of Gratitude for the Sustenance the Earth Provides This one hour program will include the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address, an introduction to the Earth to Tables Legacies interactive website, symbolic planting seeds…read more

New College

Working for Change: Exploring Meaningful Opportunities in the Social Justice Field

Event Date: November 15th, 2019 Time: 12:30pm

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. Panels in the areas of: Community Health Arts for Social Change Migrants, Refugees & Newcomers Food Sovereignty & Sustainability LGBTQ12SA+ Activism & Advocacy Poverty Reduction & Shelter Open…read more

New College

All Eyes on Nestlé – Toronto

Event Date: November 12th, 2019 Time: 7:00pm

International speakers from communities impacted by Nestlé water taking will speak about their experience opposing Nestlé. The event will feature Franklin Frederick (Brazilian writer and political/ environmental activist now living in Switzerland), and Bernhard and Rene Lisee Schmitt (founders of Collectif Eau 88 in Vittel France). Learn about the impact of Nestlé water bottling in…read more

New College

Precarious Perception

Event Date: October 29th, 2019 Time: 7:00pm

Peripheral Theatre Presents Precarious Perception October 29th Doors at 6:30 PM, performance at 7PM  Buddies in Bad Times Theatre 12 Alexander St. Toronto, ON M4Y 1B4 A Free Performance Cash Bar Accessible Venue A DISABILITY STUDIES PERFORMANCE EVENT! Through theatre and drama, this event engages disability representation, in particular blindness, as a performance in everyday life. Blind authors and scholars, Dr. Devon…read more

Community Engaged Learning

Community Engaged Learning Students’ Symposium

Event Date: April 8th, 2019 Time: 10:00am

Connecting Classroom, Campus & Community. Please join us on April 8th for New College’s annual Connecting Classroom, Campus, and Community: Community-Engaged Learning Symposium.  Welcome to students, community partners, community members, instructors, professors, and all interested in community-engaged learning! We are planning an exciting day featuring New College student panel and poster presentations about what they have learned…read more

New College

New One 7th Annual Knowledge Fair

Event Date: April 4th, 2019 Time: 2:00pm

On April 4th, the 7th Annual Knowledge Fair is being held. Students in the program will lead and present presentions on social justice issues, food sovereignity, health, and technology!  All are welcome! 

African Studies

Ubah Cristina Ali Farah: To Leave in The Afternoon

Event Date: April 2nd, 2019 Time: 1:00pm

Join us for a reading with Ubah Cristina Ali Farah. The reading is titled To Leave in The Afternoon: Inheriting the Language of a Civil War WHEN: Tuesday, April 2, 2019  | 1- 2:30pm  WHERE: WGSI Lounge, 40 Willcocks Street, New College   Organized by  the Women and Gender Studies Institute & Co-sponsored by the African Studies Program.