All events include light food and beverages, are wheelchair accessible and are LGBTTI2SQQ+ positive.

Financial Aid & Financial Literacy for First Generation Students & Their Parents/Guardians/Supporters

Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Time: 4 – 7 p.m.

Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, Student Success Centre, 214 College St.

Get information on:

  • Scholarships, bursaries and awards
  • How to access funding from the government and U of T
  • Financial counselling and spending/saving plans

Register on the CLNx (under Events & Workshops Calendar > Leadership, Mentorship & Clubs).

Stacks of coins

Indigenous Corn Husk Doll Making Workshop

Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019

Time: 12 – 2 p.m.

Location: First Nations House, 563 Spadina Ave., 3rd floor (south of Wilcox, accessible entrance on Bancroft Ave.)

Indigenous students will be provided an experience in Indigenous ways of learning. Participate in a cultural and community building event providing awareness of traditional pedagogical techniques of storytelling and experiential learning. Make and take home a creative activity.

Weekly Indigenous Lunch & Learn, wheelchair accessible, LGBTTI2SQQ+ positive.

Register on the CLNx (under Events & Workshops Calendar > Leadership, Mentorship & Clubs).

Corn husk doll

Black Students Talk With Black Profs!

Date: Friday, October 4, 2019

Time: 12 – 2 p.m.

Location: Centre for International Experience, 33 St. George St. (just north of College St.)

Black students networking with Black professors from a variety of departments. Connect with Black faculty around their teaching, and shared experiences of race and racism.

Register on the CLNx (under Events & Workshops Calendar > Leadership, Mentorship & Clubs).

Black students meet with Black professors

First Generation Students Get Ready for Midterms

Date: Friday, October 18, 2019

Time: 12:30 – 2:30pm.

Location: Centre for International Experience, 33 St. George St.

With only 24 hours in a day, it can be difficult to strike a balance between course work, jobs, co-curriculars, social life, and much more. Time-related stress is a fact of life in post-secondary education. First Generation students who find ways to manage time effectively are more productive and have an easier experience.

Register on the CLNx (under Events & Workshops Calendar > Leadership, Mentorship & Clubs).

Student typing on laptop

Accessibility Services Presents Hitting the Midterm Slump: Catching Up & Using Reading Week Productively

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 2:30 – 4 p.m.

Location: Multi-Faith Centre, Main Activity Hall, 569 Spadina Ave., 2nd floor

When you're behind on your work or feeling overwhelmed, how can you use Reading Week to catch up? With assignments, essays and exams on the horizon, the middle of the semester can be overwhelming. This workshop will discuss strategies for managing and planning your time, resources and energy during a busy time of the year to make the most of your Reading Week.

Register on the CLNx (under Events & Workshops Calendar > Leadership, Mentorship & Clubs).