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Dear CWSE Community,

It is with great sadness that we write to let you know that after a short battle with cancer, Roxana Ng, head of the CWSE and faculty member in the Adult Education and Community Development department at OISE, passed away January 12, 2013, surrounded by friends and family.

Roxana's obituary in the Toronto Star is here, and the Globe & Mail here. The funeral condolence page is here

 

The CWSE held open community space the week of January 14 -- 17th 2013, for everyone to join in remembering and mourning Roxana.

Picture of the altar space in honour of Roxana at the CWSEpicture of the altar in honour of Roxana

 

Picture of donated food during open community space at the CWSE

picture of the memorial tree in honour of Roxana

Photos: 1 & 2: An altar at the CWSE in honour of Roxana;
3: Donated food for the week of mourning;
4: a memorial tree in  
Roxana's honour, with messages
of love for Roxana.

 

Roxana Ng Memorial Video

 

“Take good care! There is much sickness around, and we are all working way too hard! Meditate, nurture yourself and breathe.”

— Roxana Ng

Thank you to Heather Reid, PhD student at OISE, for making this video, which was originally shown at the May 29th 2013 memorial at the OISE library in honour of Roxana. 

Roxana Ng article in UofT Magazine, Autumn 2013

Write-up about Roxana in UofT magazine, Autumn 2013.

For the brown bag series and events in honour of Roxana, click here.

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