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Nutrition Week 2015

March 23RD – March 27TH
Details at the UeaT website

Nutrition Week is here, and we have a whole week of healthy food, cooking classes and nutrition facts to get you feeling great!

Nutrition Week is an annual event planned by U of T Food Services to educate students about health and nutrition. This week features a variety of healthy meal options, with new breakfast and lunch options, nutritional information pop-up booths, and free cooking classes with campus chefs!

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Women in Science and Engineering (WISE UofT)

March 21ST and 22ND
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

WISE mandates to foster the professional development of both Women and Men in the Engineering and Science disciplines. WISE aims to engage the scientific and engineering communities to create impactful connections with key influencers in the field. WISE’s most prestigious event is its annual conference.

WISE’s annual conference features inspirational leaders with scientific and engineering backgrounds covering a wide variety of topics including personal and professional development. Our keynote speakers, workshops and competitions are designed to unlock the untapped potential of attending delegates and encourage them to pursue their educational and professional goals.

This year will be the 3rd year for the WISE conference and it will be held on March 21-22, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The executive team would like to extend its invitation to students at UofT. The conference will include speakers in fields ranging from medicine to entrepreneurship to engineering. It will also include a career fair and a networking session to encourage delegate interactions. For further information on the conference, please visit: http://www.wiseuoft.org

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Women in Leadership: Inspiring Change

Friday, March 13TH
12PM – 2PM
Innis Residence Event Room, 111 St. George Street

The Office of Student Life invites you to the 2nd annual Women in Leadership. Inspiring Change discussion, as part of the campus initiatives around International Women’s Day.

The aim of the event is to have a café discussion celebrating International Women’s Day, tackling important questions that matter around various intersections of identity as it relates to women and leadership. We will highlight involvement opportunities as well, from diverse areas across the campus. This event is open to all students, staff and faculty across all three campuses.

To Register: uoft.me/women-lead

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Innis College Choir 2015 Spring Concert

Saturday, March 14TH
2:30 PM
Hart House East Common Room, 7 Hart House Circle
Facebook Event

Innis College Choir will be having our 9th Annual Spring Concert on March 14th, in the Hart House East Common Room. Free admission, free food, and free music! All donations go towards Covenant House Toronto.

Come out and support your fellow students! RSVP here , or email inniscollegechoir@gmail.com for more information.

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iStudy is Back!

Thursday, March 12TH
6PM – 9PM
Innis Residence Events Room

Need some help studying? Just wanna get out of your room? Having trouble getting motivated? iStudy is back just in time for finals!

Drop-in mentors will be available in the Events Room, just look for the “Hi, I’m a Mentor” sign.

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The Innis College Office of Student Life needs YOU!

For the coming year, we need enthusiastic student leaders interested in promoting and leading peers in the following areas:

  • Leadership Skills
  • Academic Skills
  • Career Exploration
  • Mentorship
  • Health & Wellness
  • Arts, Culture & Diversity

Application forms are coming out this week and are due March 13th by 4pm.

Any questions about the positions? Contact current committee heads or Assistant Dean, Student Life, Sarah Burley: sarah.burley@utoronto.ca

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IN2U Transition to Leadership

Saturday, March 28TH
10AM – 4 PM
Events Room, Innis Residence, 111 St. George

To the leaders of today, and the leaders of tomorrow, IN2U Transitions Day is for you!

On March 28th we’ll be celebrating Innis Leadership with a keynote speaker, leadership sessions, and a Leaders Luncheon for anyone interested in Leadership and for those exiting and entering leadership positions at Innis College.

Registration for this leadership day will be available soon, so SAVE THE DATE: March 28, 10am-4pm. See you there!

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Subject POSts?

Sciences
MONDAY, MARCH 9TH and WEDNESDAY MARCH 18TH
4:00PM – 5:30PM
Innis Residence Events Room, 111 St. George Street

Humanities, Social Sciences & Commerce
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11TH and THURSDAY, MARCH 19TH
4:00PM – 5:30PM
Innis Residence Events Room, 111 St. George St”

“Minor? Major? Specialist?!

As the end of the Winter session approaches, many first-year students are preparing to enrol in programs of study, or “subject POSts.” If you are looking for the who, what, when and how of subject POSts then join the Innis Registrar’s Office at an info session in March. Academic advisors will provide advice and answer any of your questions. All Innis students are welcome to attend any of the four sessions. No registration is required.

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Innis Residence Leadership Award

Nomination forms due in the Residence Office:
FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015 at 12 Noon

The Innis Residence Leadership Award is awarded to an outstanding full-time, first-year undergraduate student living in the Innis Residence who is nominated by his/her peers as an emerging leader.

Nomination Forms are now available on the Residence Facebook page or downloaded from: innislife.utoronto.ca

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Grand (re)Opening of Innis Town Hall – MAPS TO THE STARS Screening

Thursday, February 26TH
7PM – 10PM
FREE – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

We proudly announce the official Grand (re)Opening of Innis Town Hall. Please join us for a screening of UofT Alumni David Cronenberg’s latest film MAPS TO THE STARS. Actor and Innis College Alumna Sarah Gadon will be in attendance for a Q & A session hosted by George Stroumboulopolous. Registration is required for this event. Seating is limited so make sure to RSVP well in advance to ensure your spot.

We wish to thank everyone for their involvement, support and patience throughout or renovation process. We’re so pleased to welcome you back!