• September Selections

    A Month for Learning & Trying Something New In this month’s features, there are a range of things to see, do, and learn from programing for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to art exhibits and even a farmer’s market. Hart House Classes Are you interested in expressing yourself and learning a new artistic skill […]

  • enSEMble: September 2023 – What’s Happening in VPSEM

    GATHERING OF THE MINDS 2023-24 VPSEM Fall Kick-Off Recap On Tuesday, September 5, 70 VPSEM staff members gathered in room 380 at the Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship for the VPSEM Fall Kick-Off. This event gave staff an opportunity to meet in-person over coffee, tea, muffins, and cookies to kick off the 2023-2024 […]

  • enSEMble Summer Reflections

    DWAYNE’S WORLD After a busy summer, a new school year begins For those of us who work in an academic institution, September feels like a new year more than the one that January ushers in: our rhythms are driven by the academic calendar. With September comes a quickening of pace, within and around us: Students […]

  • Team Building Through Food and Laughter

    Client Services Potluck The Client Services team had their first potluck of the year together, on April 18th. The team was about to connect in person with some delicious eats, as well as play some games to learn more about each other (think: 2 truths & a lie, and Outburst)! Here are some photos from […]

  • enSEMble – May 2023 Issue

    Sakura Hanami | Cherry Blossom Viewing Called sakura in Japan, cherry blossoms are cherished by many Japanese people and consider sakura as an important part of their identity and culture. As part of their long tradition of hanami (flower viewing), the entire country looks forward to the Sakura Hanami annual event.   In Toronto, the cherry […]

  • 5 Recommendations

    This month’s recommendations feature everything from workplace musical performances to exciting new AI announcements. Check out our recommendations for spring movies, movement, and a helpful Teams tip!    1. Tiny Desk Concerts For a musical interlude, check out some of the fabulous musicians performing short sets at NPR’s tiny desk. Everyone from T-Pain to Bono to […]

  • Looking for great places to eat near work?

    Here’s a roundup of some great spots. 1. Ghazale Ghazale offers: Middle Eastern and vegetarian food, including Shawarma, Falafel, all kinds of grains and salad options and baklava to finish. 2. Food Trucks Food trucks on St. George St provide decent deals and filling foods. Check out the Blue Truck,  Grill n Thrill Kabob and […]