Newsletter Archives — May 2013

May is Asian Heritage Month!

May is Asian Heritage Month and the focus for 2013 is “The Year of Korea in Canada”! This is a time to commemorate the long and diverse history of Asian Canadians and the important contributions they have made to Canada. It is also a time to celebrate the ongoing achievements and contributions of Asian Canadians to our local, national and international communities. Read more about Asian Heritage Month here…


May 2nd – Aug 20th, UTSC: Volunteer note takers are needed for the Summer 2013 Academic Term! Volunteer with AccessAbility Services and make a difference. Details here.

May 6th, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm, UTSG: MindFest: to kick off Mental Health Awareness Week, the Department of Psychiatry and Hart House welcome you to a mental health fair. Details here.

May 8th, 12 – 1 pm, Off Campus: Global Health Discussion Forum: Challenges to Enforcing Canada’s International Human Rights Obligations at Home. Details here.

May 14th, 2 – 4pm, UTSG: Free guest lecture on “Roma Migration: A glance at the situation of Roma in Central and Eastern Europe and in Canada” by Zsuzsanna Vidra. Details here.

May 31st, 6 – 8pm, UTSG: Screening of “Midnight’s Children” with Award-Winning Director and Screenwriter Deepa Mehta. Details here.

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