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Further Education Application Blitz

Preparing to apply for further study after you graduate? Come to the Further Education Application Blitz and get some expert advice and suggestions on your CV/resume or personal statement! The friendly staff at the Career Centre will be on hand on October 28 and November 18, 12-4 p.m. in the Sidney Smith Hall lobby. Sign-up is not necessary - just drop by with the requirements for your application(s)!

Dates: Friday, October 28 and Friday, November 18, 12 - 4 p.m.
Location: Sidney Smith Hall lobby
Registration: Drop-in basis - first-come, first-served

Academic Motivation Workshops

What motivates you as a student? Find out at one of the interactive Academic Motivation Workshops, which will help you recognize your own academic motivation and help you learn how your motivation may affect your satisfaction and success at university. There are four sessions to choose from: October 31 (5-6:30 p.m.), November 1 (3:30-5 p.m.), November 2 (5-6:30 p.m.), and November 4 (3:30-5 p.m.). And in case food is a motivation for you, a meal will be served! 

Dates and Locations: 

  • Monday, Oct. 31, 5-6:30 p.m., Waters Lounge, Woodsworth Residence, 321 Bloor St W
  • Tuesday, Nov. 1, 3:30-5 p.m., Events Room, Innis Residence, 111 St. George St.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 2, 5-6:30 p.m., Rm 2002, Wilson Hall, New College, 40 Willcocks St.
  • Friday, Nov. 4, 3:30-5 p.m., Rm 330, University College, 15 King's College Circle

Registration: http://stepforward.artsci.utoronto.ca/what-motivates-you/
More info: Facebook event page

Lunch with your Professor series

The third installment of the Lunch with your Professors series will feature the topic: Navigating your Exams. Join Prof. Christian Caron (Department of Sociology) and Prof. Karen Reid (Department of Computer Science) for lunch at the Faculty Club on November 14, 12:30-2 p.m. and get some timely and helpful advice on this important topic. 

Date: Monday, November 14, 12:30-2 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club, 41 Willcocks St.
Registration: http://learning.artsci.utoronto.ca/index.php/lunch-with-your-professors/

Idea Market

The Entrepreneurship Hatchery holds weekly Idea Markets every Wednesday from 4-5PM in BA4287.  An Idea Market is a casual ideation platform for students who are looking to meet like-minded peers and potentially spark the birth of their own start-up.  These sessions are to encourage students to join the Hatchery community and explore UofT’s budding entrepreneurship ecosystem, with the goal of fostering a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment and bring together different perspectives to build productive connections within UofT.  All students with a startup idea or skills they'd like to offer are welcome to attend!

Dates: Every Wednesday, starting October 19, 4-5 p.m.
Location: BA 4287
More info: Entrepreneurship Hatchery