Film Starring New Grad Madeleine Bisson Premieres at TIFF

Photo by Bernada Gospic

Recent University College graduate  Madeleine Bisson (BA 2012 UC) plays a lead role in the film Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival this week. Bisson  credits landing the role in the highly improvisational film to her training in the UC Drama Program. Read a full interview with Bisson at U of T Magazine.

Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Phil Richards Unveiled

Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Phil Richards Unveiled

A portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Canadian artist and former Barker Fairley Visitor Phil Richards has been unveiled at Buckingham Palace. The painting, which depicts the Queen standing in front of an arched doorway at Rideau Hall, was presented to the Queen by Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the occasion of her Diamod Jubilee. The portrait will be permanently installed at Rideau Hall.

Dr. Scott Rayter Speaks to All Hours Magazine

Dr. Scott Rayter

Sexual Diversity Studies instructor Dr. Scott Rayter was recently interviewed by All Hours Magazine, a new online publication which describes him as, "the type of man you should actively strive to have a conversation with." The question-and-answer discussion covers everything from queer issues and nontraditional course offerings to Rayter's taste in television shows.   Read the full interview here.