• Early Engagement of Youth from Underrepresented Populations

    Early Engagement of Youth from Underrepresented Populations Insights from the Rutgers Future Scholars Program By: Sharon Kelly, Manager, SEM Projects & Strategy In September, the University Admissions & Outreach (UAO) team welcomed Courtney McAnuff, Vice Chancellor, Enrolment Management at Rutgers University, to campus. The purpose of VC McAnuff’s visit was to share his experiences developing the Rutgers […]

  • October Offerings

    October OfferingsA Month for Spooky Fun and Discoveries Attend a Halloween event, learn about Islamic Heritage Month, check out an exhibit on land-based design in Indigenous communities, and more. Towards Home Exhibition The U of T John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design will be home to ᐊᖏᕐᕋᒧᑦ / Ruovttu Guvlui / Towards Home, […]

  • OASFAA Recognizes Exceptional Contributions

    Spotlight OASFAA Recognizes Exceptional Contributions Brenda Cromb, Manager, Financial Aid Administration, has been recognized and commended by the Ontario Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (OASFAA) for her exceptional service as the Procedures Committee Chair over the past two years. As her term ends shortly, Brenda has exemplified the values of U of T and […]

  • 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 […]

  • The Office of Student Recruitment Team Fly-In

    Photo credit: Anne Rose Back row left to right: Olcay Erten, Matthew Beck, Augusto Neto, Paul Rispin, Apratim Mukopadhyay Front row left to right: Radha Mishra, Priya Gupta, Caroline Bloodworth, Ruba Al Fittiani/Kurdi, Jargalmaa Tsendjav The OSR team relaunched their annual International Counsellor Fly-In event, after a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The team […]

  • VPSEM BBQ & URO Potluck

    VPSEM BBQ Approximately 100 VPSEM staff members enjoyed connecting at a spring BBQ on Monday, June 5 in the Massey College Quad. The weather was perfect, and the Massey College Quad was a beautiful spot for staff who worked so hard over the course of the academic year to relax and enjoy delicious food. A […]

  • Kubra Mir: Recipe Columnist & Award-Winning Volunteer

    Kubra Mir, Support Services Assistant on the Client Services team, finds the time to regularly volunteer and cook delicious meals. Since September 2022, she has contributed a recipe column to The Local Biz Magazine for Durham Region.  Kubra was also recognized in 2022 with four awards for her volunteerism: Kubra’s love of cooking dates back to […]

  • Dwayne’s World – The Sounds of Summer

    Melmerby Beach, Nova Scotia – an image from Dwayne’s visit in 2012. This is the beach of Dwayne’s childhood memories, and where his parents went to when they were kids as well. Each year it seems summer vacation can’t come soon enough, delineated for me by the Canada Day long weekend and the end of […]