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Date: Monday, March 8, 2021
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. It is part of the library's Maker Monday Series.


    Adriana Sgro, Library Technician Reference & Makerspace Assistant | User Services, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

Please join us for a 1-hour session on Arduino basics. We will work with a virtual Arduino kit.

At the end of the workshop, you will have a general understanding of circuitry and how to create a simple circuit using an Arduino.



Date: Monday, March 8, 2021
Time: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Online

Having trouble with finding the time and motivation to write? Shut Up and Write is a chance for academic writers within the UofT 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 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students are all welcome

WHEN:  Mon Mar 8, 1:30PM-3:30PM

WHERE: via BbCollaborate - webinar link will be emailed separately to registrants

HOW: Registration is required (click button below)

There is no cost for attending. Please sign in 10-15 mins early to ensure a smooth start to the session.

Questions? Email kieran.mcgarry[at]

Hosted by: Gerstein Science Information Centre

The breakdown for the writing session is as follows:

1:15-1:30: Log in to Zoom

1:30:  Intros & writing goals for the session

1:35: start writing (30mins)

2:05: break!

2:10: resume writing (30mins)

2:40: break!

2:45: resume writing (30mins)

3:15: break & social

3:30: end

Date: Monday, March 8, 2021
Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: Online

In this hands-on workshop, particpants will learn how to import data, how to explore data and create graphs, how to create new variables and how to manage data in Stata. It is suitable for new Stata users and Stata users looking to develop their familiarity with common Stata syntax. Participants can follow along the demonstration on their computer.

Date: Monday, March 8, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location: Online

Special Entrepreneurship Week edition! This orientation to campus resources is for those with startups or interested in startups, including accelerators, courses and programs, library resources, commercialization, funding opportunities, and Toronto community resources. This session features a panel of U of T student startups who will share their experiences and answer audience questions.

You will leave with:

    knowledge of how the university supports student and faculty startups through space, training, and mentorship an understanding of campus accelerators, pitch competitions, and funding opportunities additional library workshops available to further support and boost your entrepreneurship journey a guide of where to go to find more information at U of T, around Toronto, and the broader startup ecosystem

When: March 8, 2020, 12-1:30 pm EST
Location: Online via Zoom (participants will receive a link prior to session start)
Instructors: Carey Toane, Entrepreneurship Librarian,, and Sarah Shujah, Entrepreneurship and Liaison Librarian,

This workshop is part of an Entrepreneurship Research Skills Co-Curricular Record as recognized by the University of Toronto. They are open to all U of T students, faculty, and staff. Registration is required.

Date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Time: 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Presenter: Elizabeth O'Brien
Location: Online
Campus: UTSC

This event is part of the UTSC Library sessions. This session will occur online and is facilitated by the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus. 

    Elizabeth O'Brien, Liaison Librarian, Historical and Cultural Studies | Makerspace & Communications Librarian, University of Toronto Scarborough Library

An opportunity for UTSC students to showcase their creativity and new skills in developing a film short using Stop Motion video techniques. Deadline for submissions is 11:59 p.m. March 1, 2021. The viewing and awards event will be March 9 @ 1:00 p.m. Learning Objectives: An active learning opportunity for film creators to apply newly developed skills in a creative, engaging format. An opportunity for participants to learn more about stop motion videos and the other opportunities in the Makerspace. An opportunity to take a stress break from studies and participate with peers in a entertaining, inspiring event.

Topic: UTSC Library Makerspace's Film Festival Time: Mar 9, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)



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