community engagement

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

WRITTEN BY: Stanley Treivus, Outgoing Vice-President of UNSOC Photos By: Joanna Amores & Stanley Treivus Nearly three years ago, I, like many others, came to U of T not knowing what to expect. Being a first-year at the time and…

Peace by PEACE: Teaching Children, Teaching Myself

WRITTEN BY: Cindy Zhang, Fundraising Director, Peace by PEACE The educational system focuses on academic achievements as bench mark for being successful. However, we all know by now that in order to become a leader and a successful member of…

Toronto’s Got Talent

WRITTEN BY: Kasra Koushan UNITY, which stands for Urban Non-Violence Initiatives Through Youth, is a charity dedicated to empowering youth. It provides opportunities for expression through art forms like dancing, beatboxing, rapping, and more. As an umbrella organization, UNITY operates…

Leadership at UTCCF and Winter Retreat

Leadership at UTCCF and Winter Retreat

As part of the University of Toronto Chinese Christian Fellowship’s extensive history, the vision for a winter retreat is built upon and centered around satisfying two key aims – to offer a weekend of rest amidst a taxing time of…

Get Involved, Get Hired: Club and Summer Job Fair

Get Involved, Get Hired: Club and Summer Job Fair

A great event is taking place TOMORROW. The Get Involved, Get Hired: Club and Summer Job Fair is a large scale student event that is delivered in partnership with the U of T Career Centre, the U of T Students Union…

Alternative Reading Week

Alternative Reading Week

The holidays are over and you are back in school. What are you looking forward to now? Reading Week!! Well there is a great opportunity that is being offered on campus, Alternative Reading Week. If you want to get involved…

Student Leadership Conference: BLUE – Mischa Hamara

Student Leadership Conference: BLUE – Mischa Hamara

The BLUE conference is fast approaching, and I think this is a great time to introduce one of our guests speakers, Mischa Hamara. He is one of the founders of SeedBySeed. SeedbySeed is a not-for-profit organization that strives to strengthen the…