Indigenous Education Week: Storytelling Through Fashion

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Every year at U of T the First Nations House – Indigenous Student Services – hosts Indigenous Education Week, a week for education, community, and engagement with Indigenous culture and history. One of our team members, Tiffany, attended an event and shared her reflections on why storytelling is impactful for cultural preservation. 

Written by Tiffany Cao, Research Lead, Honours Bachelor of Science, Environmental Science and Human Geography.  

Faculty of Arts and Science Entrepreneurship Quick Student Consultation: Call for Participants

What does entrepreneurship mean to you?

We want to hear from you!

In partnership with the Faculty of Arts & Science Centre for Entrepreneurship, the Innovation Hub is interested in exploring what entrepreneurship means to you. We are looking to hear from students in the Faculty of Arts & Science from all academic disciplines, programs, and degree levels, to build a deeper understanding of entrepreneurship.

Meet the Fall/Winter 2023-2024 Team!

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The Innovation Hub welcomes a wonderful group of students into the team each year. We are starting our new academic term with the largest team we’ve ever had, with 76 students. Let’s meet them!

Written by Ava Hawkins, Blog Editor & Digital Content Writer, Honours Bachelor of Science, Cognitive Science & Psychology

Call for Participants: Centering Accessibility in Commuter Spaces

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In partnership with Spaces & Experiences, the Innovation Hub is hosting student-led feedback sessions to inform design decisions for future spaces for commuters. The feedback session invites all students with disabilities to share their stories, perspectives, and experiences. The aim is to create a barrier-free environment for students to speak openly about their lived experiences. 

Call for Participants: Honouring Black Student Stories in Commuter Spaces

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In partnership with Spaces & Experiences, the Innovation Hub is hosting student-led feedback sessions to inform design decisions for future spaces for commuters. Our discussion will invite Black-identifying students to share their stories, perspectives, and experiences in a safer space for participants with lived experience to speak openly. 

Commemorating Orange Shirt Day at the Innovation Hub

Four students standing in front of a door surrounded by the Orange Shirt Day mural.

Every year on September 30, we recognize National Truth and Reconciliation Day, commonly known as Orange Shirt Day. On this day, we take the time to spread awareness and reflect upon the intergenerational impacts of Canada’s Residential School System on Indigenous communities.  

Written by Lois Lee, Master of Information, Blog Editor and Digital Content Writer

We’re Hiring Digital Communications Coordinator for Fall-Winter 2023-24

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Are you interested in communication, collaboration, leadership, and project management? Are you wishing to create change and improve the campus student experience at U of T? The Innovation Hub is hiring Digital Communications Coordinator. We are seeking innovative, insightful, determined leader to join our team! This is a role that works Monday – Friday from 9am – 4pm at the Innovation Hub, and is suitable for students with evening courses and/or part-time students, or recent graduates.

Call for Participants: Co-Creating the Future of Sport & Rec

Want to help shape the future of Sport & Rec programs, services, and spaces?

In partnership with Sport & Rec, the Innovation Hub is hosting co-creation sessions to hear from students on reimagining programs, services, and spaces to better serve students with unmet accessibility needs. Feedback will inform changes to make Sport & Rec offerings more welcoming to students of all backgrounds, abilities, genders, races, and bodies. Participants will receive $25 in TBucks after attending the session as a thank you!