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Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022
Time: 12:10pm - 1:00pm
Presenter: Elizabeth O'Brien
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.



Elizabeth O'Brien, Liaison Librarian, Makerspace Librarian

Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant


Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Gerstein Library

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: Tuesdays, 11-1pm 

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

Hosted by: Gerstein Science Information Centre

The breakdown for the writing session is as follows:

10:55-11:00: Log in to Zoom

11:00:  Intros & writing goals for the session

11:05: start writing (30mins)

11:35: break!

11:40: resume writing (30mins)

12:10: break!

12:15: resume writing (30mins)

12:45: break & review writing goals

1:00: end

Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Time: 12:10pm - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

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

This introductory workshop will introduce you to the tools and resources related to podcasts. You will learn about best practices for creating a podcast, including choosing a format, comparing recording software and selecting the proper equipment needed to complete your digital project.



Adriana Sgro, Makerspace Assistant, University of Toronto Scarborough

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2022
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Accelerated by the pandemic, digital tools are transforming the healthcare space. Learn how to build a successful business in healthcare from some of U of T’s most talented and experienced healthcare tech entrepreneurs. Understand the challenges selling to patients, providers, hospitals, pharmacies, and pharmaceutical companies. Bring your questions, and take away some of the key insights they learned while building their businesses and where they see the industry heading. The panel will take place from 4-5 and then the networking hour will follow until 6 pm. Refreshments will be served.

When: Thursday, December 15, 4-6 p.m. ET

Where: RBC Innovation Hub, ONRamp, 100 College St, Toronto


Michael Do (Co-founder of MedEssist)
Huda Idrees (Founder and CEO of Dot Health)
Liam Kaufman (CEO of Winterlight Labs)
Rae Massop (Founder of Aworie Health)
Sarrah Lal (Co-founder of Kultura Diagnostics)
Joshua Liu (CEO of Seamless MD)

Moderator: Albert Tai, CEO, Hypercare; UTL Student Founder-in-Residence Nov-Dec 2022

To find out more about the U of T Libraries Student Founder-in-Residence (SFiR) program and to book a meeting with the SFiR, please visit

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