Nelson Wiseman, a UC faculty member, Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Canadian Studies program at University College, recently appeared on The Agenda With Steve Paiken to discuss the provincial election in British Columbia. Watch the video here:
When UC student James Bird dreamed up Words to Form, a quiet place to support the difficult conversations of reconciliation, he was himself immersed in conversations about reconciliation and what that could look like at U of T, and in Canada.
A number of UCers are featured in the spring 2017 issue of U of T Magazine:
University College faculty member Professor Cynthia Goh talks about the importance of passion in entrepreneurs in "So You Want to Build a Startup?"
University College students Kaitlyn Liu and Evelyn Moorhouse were recognized with a Silver T at the President's Reception last week. The prestigious award is given to graduating student-athletes who excelled athletically over the course of their University of Toronto careers. Congratulations to Kaitlyn, a figure skater, and Evelyn, a squash player!
University College is pleased to announce that Professor Christina Kramer of the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures has been appointed Acting Vice-Principal. Professor Kramer is stepping into the role starting July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, while Vice-Principal John Marshall is on sabbatical.
Visitors to University College’s East Hall last Thursday were met with an unusual sight—Lego robots. And the machines, created by undergraduate students in UC’s Cognitive Science program, were on the move, following tracks, avoiding obstacles, and even playing goal.