iConnect taught me the Quiet Leadership

WRITTEN BY: Shawn Xiong, Recruitment Leader, iConnect (Centre for International Experience) Photo by: Farah Mustafa, former Communication Leader of iConnect How oxymoronic is it to talk about quiet leadership? Isn’t a leader all about campaigning feverishly, screaming into people’s ears, and…

From Executive Decision-Makers to Facilitators

WRITTEN BY: Sarah Wong, Global Health Engage UTIHP Co-Chair As first-time co-chairs for Global Health Engage (GHE) – a subsidiary of the U of T International Health Program (UTIHP) – Derek and I were presented with a new yet exciting…

Trailblazers Conference: EXPLORE

WRITTEN BY: Frances Huang, Mentor-In-Training and Jake Chalkey, Mentor-In-Training. Photos by: Xijia (Jessica) Peng, First in the Family Peer-Mentor Program Mentee Photography, and Trailblazers Planning Committee Member The University of Toronto’s 2017 tri-campus first generation Trailblazers: Explore conference, which was held on January 28th,…

iConnect: Exploring Mentorship

iConnect: Exploring Mentorship

WRITTEN BY: Cas Legrand, Jaclyn Dawe & Farah Mustafa, iConnect Mentorship Program Photo Caption: iConnect mentees, mentors, and leaders take a night off from U of T to explore the wonders of the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) 2016-2017. Photographer: Muhammad Waqar…

Five Steps to Organizing a Successful Pub-Night!

Five Steps to Organizing a Successful Pub-Night!

WRITTEN BY: Sandra-Marine Isautier | Silhouettes Dance Company Photographer: Alex Chan As a student group, we are always looking for ways to raise money in an effective and realistic way. Pub nights have great potential but there is also a lot of…

Characteristics of Great Leaders and Organizations

Characteristics of Great Leaders and Organizations

WRITTEN BY: Candace Gunn, Frontier College Club Exec. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once said, “If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and…