Congratulations to U of T Professor Robert Bothwell (BA 1966 UC) and Peter Dillon (BSc 1968 UC), appointed as Members of the Order of Canada, and to Lorne Michaels (BA 1966 UC), promoted to Companion of the Order of Canada.
Students at UC or in UC program courses may book writing centre appointments at the UC Writing Centre from now till August 13. Students may also book at one of the five other college centres open during the summer. If you are enrolled in the summer and taking a summer course, you may book up to TWO appointments per week. To book at UC or one of the other college centres, follow the link on the UC Writing Centre home page.
Norma Epstein Foundation Awards in Creative Writing:
Morgan Davies, The Affair (drama)
Kristen Zimmer, "Vignettes" (poetry)
Rachel Chiong, "Dark Magic" (poetry)
Sana Mohtadi, Sana Mohtadi Poetry Portfolio (poetry)
Lok Sang Jeffrey To, "Toys Tossed Away" (other prose)
Tallan Byram, “Yet Why Not Say What Happened?” (other prose)
The English Language Learning (ELL) Program will offer a non-credit course, ELL011H1F, Intensive Academic English, from August 20-29, 2018. Focus on enhancing your English for scholarly reading, academic writing, oral presentations and more. Register on ACORN along with your Fall 2018 courses. The course is very high quality and it is FREE. Contact ELL, for more information about their programming.
With the Conservatives once again in power, a cyclical pattern in Ontario’s political history – the clashes of federal and provincial first ministers and the contests between their governments – reasserts itself. Ford’s meeting with Justin Trudeau was an opening salvo.
On July 1, upon completion of Professor Nelson Wiseman's term, Professor Emily Gilbert became the new Director of the Canadian Studies program at University College.