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Welcome to the OISE Alumni and Friends website

Watch past events

In 2023, Black faculty at OISE discuss building belonging and the new Centre for Black Studies in Education.

Join Scheherzade Rana for Mindfulness for Inclusive Leadership. Lead happier, high-performing teams!

Dr. Rumeet Billan explores the issue of trust in society and offers tools to help you manage for and earn trust.

Events and Programs   

Come out and experience OISE's vibrant and inclusive social community. Many of our events are now offered in person, online or both. See what's coming up below!

Upcoming events



March 29, 2023

OISE Black scholars on the racialized academic experience

March 31, 2023

OISE Graduate Student Research Conference (GSRC)

March 31, 2023

Sparking Diverse Alumni Connections at GSRC

April 1, 2023

How Everything is Related: The Potential of Indigenous Perspectives in Education with Niigaan Sinclair

April 15, 2023

OISE Reception at AERA 2023 (Chicago)

May 31 - June 4, 2023

Alumni Reunion 2023

June 3, 2023

OISE Kids' Passport at U of T Reunion

June 1, 2023

Colleges' Role in Building the Ontario of Tomorrow

November 9-11, 2023

Decolonizing Conference 2023

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Black Faculty in Conversation 2023

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Why Being Creative is Good for You

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Mindfulness for Inclusive Leadership

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Shifting from Climate Anxiety to Climate Action

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Talking to Children about Current Global Events

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Entrepreneurial Thinking for Everyone

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Earning Trust


Ongoing classes



OISE Wellness Program

Join the community for weekly drop-in sessions to help you reconnect with your body, mind, and emotions.

Hart House Creative Classes

Nurture your creative thinking, and learn to live better in a today's world — in person or from the comfort of your home! Use promo code alumni for 30% off.

Mastering LinkedIn

A free step-by-step online course to master LinkedIn, this exclusive resource for U of T alumni is available for a limited time (normally $125). Turn your profile into a recruiter magnet.

Open Online Courses

In partnership with Coursera and EdX, the University of Toronto offers free massive open online courses on cool topics from health to computing to Indigenous studies.


OISE community series and podcasts 



OISE Stay at Home Club

In a time of social distancing, it can feel challenging to come up with fresh ideas for teaching and entertaining children at home. Tune in to our award-winning interactive series for kids and adults alike!

Writers' Roost: An OISE Alumni Conversation Series

Jeff Myers talks to his fellow OISE alumni and friends — change makers, world class thinkers, movers and shakers — about the books they’ve written.

Accidental Intellectual Podcast

Healthcare leaders and scholars from a variety of spaces discuss success and setbacks to reveal the 'human behind the experts.' 

voicEd Radio

A broadcasting community of researchers, educators, students, parents and policy-thinkers committed to knowledge mobilization in Canada’s K-12 and higher education spaces.

Chasing Encounters Podcast

Education researchers working at the nexus of language, culture and identity discuss critical topics like racialized accents, immigration and identity.

whyPAR Podcast

Youth participatory action research practitioners discuss the issues, opportunities and ethical dimensions of their field.

Never miss an OISE event again!

Update your contact information online or call 1-800-463-6048, and we'll send you invites to upcoming events!