Building an Online Presence

GPS Credit: 0.33 in Personal Effectiveness In this session, you will develop a personal brand (your research, your expertise, etc.) that you would like to represent online. We will discuss different online platforms (websites, blogs, and social media) that will help you connect with your audience. What you need to know.• Ensure you register! Registration […]

Mindful Moments with Liam

Mindfulness is a practice of being aware of yourself, your body and your surroundings in the present moment.Rooted in Buddhism as a spiritual practice, it is also used in clinical psychology to help treat patients with chronic anxiety and stress. By learning to incorporate principles of mindfulness in your life through meditation and yoga, or […]

KnitWits

Knitters and other crafters get together to chat and share projects. Currently meeting online through Zoom, KnitWits merges with the Afternoon Tea Hour to continue until 7. Drop in any time! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81088896765?pwd=MnVQS1pyalRvZE1oQ0V5YndyT1V6UT09

Designing Your Professional Life (3 weeks)

Tuesdays from 10-11:30am July 7-21, 2020 Based on Stanford's "Design Your Life" course, we apply design thinking principles to the question of how to live a meaningful life.  If you like interesting conversations with new people and are open to taking a first step towards future goals, then could be for you. 

Addressing the Challenges of Transitioning from In Person to Online Meetings

This workshop is taught by Clare NippardDescription TBDThis workshop is prerecorded. The date and timing of this workshop is arbitrary to allow us to add this event to our calendar and registration system; however, this workshop will be uploaded on July 7 by 1:30 p.m. After this date passes, the workshop will not expire and […]

Free

Speaking Up and Being Heard Online

This workshop is taught by Clare NippardDescription TBDThis workshop is prerecorded. The date and timing of this workshop is arbitrary to allow us to add this event to our calendar and registration system; however, this workshop will be uploaded on July 7 by 2:00 p.m. After this date passes, the workshop will not expire and […]

Free

Using Video to Build Connection

This workshop is taught by Clare NippardDescription TBDThis workshop is prerecorded. The date and timing of this workshop is arbitrary to allow us to add this event to our calendar and registration system; however, this workshop will be uploaded on July 7 by 2:30 p.m. After this date passes, the workshop will not expire and […]

Representing Yourself Appropriately in your Email Correspondence

This workshop is taught by Clare NippardDescription TBDThis workshop is prerecorded. The date and timing of this workshop is arbitrary to allow us to add this event to our calendar and registration system; however, this workshop will be uploaded on July 7 by 3:00 p.m. After this date passes, the workshop will not expire and […]

Free

 Voice and Speech: Ground Breath and Elevate Connection (4 sessions)

Wednesday and Friday from 11:30am-1:00pm. July 8, 10, 15, 17, 2020 (4 day x 90 minute class) This Hart House workshop series, Voice and Speech: Ground Breath and Elevate Connection, is by artist and theatre instructor Matthew Rossof.  In the four-part series he will offer a seamless combination of Kristin Linklater-inspired vocal technique and restorative body […]

Giving Better Feedback

This workshop is taught by Katherine ShwetzGraduate school requires students to offer feedback in a wide range of situations. Grading students papers, participating in peer writing groups, and reviewing papers for academic journals all call for graduate students to offer clear and effective assessments of another scholar's work. Yet offering feedback is more complicated than […]

Free

Grad Escape Games Night!

Join other grad students for some fun virtual games! No experience required!

E-Orientation for International TAs

Are you an incoming or current international graduate student who is interested in teaching at U of T in roles such as teaching assistants (TAs) or course instructors (CIs)? By joining this program, you will be invited to participate in four live webinars facilitated by current international teaching assistants and will have access to a […]