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Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus Makerspace.

This session introduces you to 3D design using Tinkercad, a free design platform that is great for beginners. At the end of the workshop, you will have created a basic object that is ready to be 3D printed.

Facilitator: 

    Adriana Sgro, Makerspace Assistant, University of Toronto Scarborough Library 

Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

Join us for part two of the Indigenous Book Club where we will learn about various books, podcasts, & other media by Indigenous peoples of Canada. Part one is being held May 24th 2022, the event will conclude with a sharing circle where participants will select 3 items to read or listen to by today, June 21st, 2022.

Facilitators:

    Chad Crichton, Liaison Librarian, University of Toronto Scarborough Library Juanita Muise, Indigenous Engagement Coordinator, UTSC Office of Student Experience & Wellbeing  Desmond Wong, Outreach Librarian, UTL

The Book Club goals are to foster a space of collaboration, sharing, inquiry, and respect amongst faculty, staff, and students through the discovery and awareness of Indigenous authors and themes. Participants will learn about Indigenous themes and engage in conversation on different Indigenous perspectives that helps with addressing obligations, responsibilities, solidarity, and supporting resistance of Indigenous people of Canada.

Location: HYBRID

Online - via Zoom link

In person - TBC

 

Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Presenter: Sylvie Stojanovski - Creative Facilitator
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

Interested in becoming a creative freelancer? Starting your own art collective, or creative business, but don’t know where to begin? Join award-winning multidisciplinary artist and co-founder of the Scarbrite Collective, Sylvie Stojanovski, in learning how to perform primary market research in the creative industries. Drawing upon the traditional market research model in combination with arts-based self-study methods like reflexive writing, and drawing, you’ll develop an ideal client avatar that you can use in your work to identify potential partners, collaborators, + funders for your business.

 

Sylvie Stojanovski - Multidisciplinary Artist and Co-Founder of the Scarbrite Collective

Paulina Rousseau, Head, Liaision Librarian Program, UTSC Library

Mariana Jardim, Liaison Librarian, UTSC LIbrary

Date: Monday, May 30, 2022
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Gerstein Library, Online

Having trouble with finding the time and motivation to write? Shut Up and Write is a chance for academic writers within the U of T community to write productively in a communal setting.

The sessions will follow the Pomodoro technique where there will be a sequence of short sprints of writing with a few breaks in between.

Bring your work (laptop or paper) and we'll help you with your productivity!

WHO: Current U of T undergraduate/graduate students, faculty, and staff are all welcome

WHEN: Monday, May 30th, 2-4pm 

WHERE: Via Zoom - webinar link will be emailed separately to registrants or for in-person please go to Alice Moultan Room 2nd floor of Gerstein

HOW: Registration is required (click button below)

There is no cost for attending. Please sign in 5-10 mins early to ensure a smooth start to the session.

Questions? Email stefanie.torres@mail.utoronto.ca

Hosted by: Gerstein Science Information Centre

The breakdown for the writing session is as follows:

1:55-2:00: Log in to Zoom

2:00:  Intros & writing goals for the session

2:05: start writing (30mins)

2:35: break!

2:40: resume writing (30mins)

3:10: break!

3:15: resume writing (30mins)

3:45: break & review writing goals

4:00: end

Date: Monday, June 6, 2022
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Gerstein Library, Online

Having trouble with finding the time and motivation to write? Shut Up and Write is a chance for academic writers within the U of T community to write productively in a communal setting.

The sessions will follow the Pomodoro technique where there will be a sequence of short sprints of writing with a few breaks in between.

Bring your work (laptop or paper) and we'll help you with your productivity!

WHO: Current U of T undergraduate/graduate students, faculty, and staff are all welcome

WHEN: Monday, May 30th, 2-4pm 

WHERE: Via Zoom - webinar link will be emailed separately to registrants or for in-person please go to Alice Moultan Room 2nd floor of Gerstein

HOW: Registration is required (click button below)

There is no cost for attending. Please sign in 5-10 mins early to ensure a smooth start to the session.

Questions? Email stefanie.torres@mail.utoronto.ca

Hosted by: Gerstein Science Information Centre

The breakdown for the writing session is as follows:

1:55-2:00: Log in to Zoom

2:00:  Intros & writing goals for the session

2:05: start writing (30mins)

2:35: break!

2:40: resume writing (30mins)

3:10: break!

3:15: resume writing (30mins)

3:45: break & review writing goals

4:00: end

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