Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Our Healthcare Initiative: A Background

Our Healthcare Initiative: A Background

WRITTEN BY: Nancy Yang | Educational Director, WE: Free the Children U of T Chapter Photograph: U of T Free the Children club executives & volunteers gather for the year-opening social Photograph By: staff member (unknown) from Snakes & Lattes, Bloor Street, Toronto The reason…

Let’s be Friends First: Teamwork from Camaraderie

Let’s be Friends First: Teamwork from Camaraderie

WRITTEN BY: Thenuka Thanabalasingam, Representative Council | University of Toronto St. George Tamil Students’ Association Photograph: Team picture from TSA’s annual formal, December 22, 2016 Picture Take By: Untitled Photography The University of Toronto St. George Tamil Students’ Association (don’t worry there’s an…

Leadership in Action #6: Student work in Equity

Leadership in Action #6: Student work in Equity

This is the sixth and final post in a series of blogs that the Living Leadership Blog will be posting regarding leadership in action. These blogs are meant to highlight the many innovative and unique ways by which U of…

Leadership in Action: Series #5 – Student Voice

Leadership in Action: Series #5 – Student Voice

This is the fifth in a series of blogs that the Living Leadership Blog will be posting regarding leadership in action. These blogs are meant to highlight the many innovative and unique ways by which U of T students and…

Equity Leadership Summit  for Students

Equity Leadership Summit for Students

Purpose of Equity Leadership Summit: 1)     learn the language of equity, 2)     learn how to be change agents and allies 3)     build community and collaborations for social justice Throughout the day, you will be encouraged to think about: What does it mean to…

Be The Change: Diversity Task Force

Be The Change: Diversity Task Force

Be The Change: Diversity Task Force is a student-led initiative at the University of Toronto Mississauga that promotes and celebrates diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus.  Each year, the Diversity Task Force hosts the World Café, a forum for students…

Thanksgiving and Thanks-Giving

Thanksgiving and Thanks-Giving

              WRITTEN BY: Taha Shah   When I landed in Canada for the first time last year to attend university, the word Thanksgiving had been fairly alien to my ears. The only Turkey I…