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Events

  • Friday, January 24 - 5:30 - 7:00 PM
    Book Launch: The Revolt Against Psychiatry
    Professor Bonnie Burstow's last book provides an excellent overview of the complex issues involved in anti/critical psychiatry. Come join us for a discussion about the book and remember Bonnie.
    Location: OISE Nexus Lounge, 12th floor

  • Monday, January 27 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    New Styles of Parenting and the Transformation of Cultural Capital
    Dr. Frederick de Moll, Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education, Luxembourg University presents on new styles of parenting and the transformation of cultural capital.
    Location: OISE, Room 6-184

  • Wednesday, January 29 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    The remarkable unresponsiveness of college students to nudging and what we can learn from it
    DEPE Speaker Series
    Dr. Philip Oreopoulos, Department of Economics, University of Torontopresents on unresponsiveness of college students to nudging and what we can learn from it.
    Location: OISE, Room 6-184

  • Wednesday, January 29 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    Brown Bag Research Lunch: Professor Jennifer Jenkins on Foundations for learning in the early years: the role of siblings, parents and educators
    The Associate Dean, Research, International & Innovation invites the OISE community to attend our research brown-bag sessions featuring presentations by OISE's Canada Research Chairs and Endowed Chairs. Professor Jennifer Jenkins, Atkinson Charitable Foundation Chair in Early Child Development and Education will present at our January event.
    Please bring your lunch and be mindful that this is a nut-free event. Coffee and will be provided.
    Location: 12th floor, OISE, room 12-199

  • Wednesday, January 29 - 5:30 - 7:00 PM
    Unbanking Ourselves: Postal Banking and Community Development
    CLSEW Speaker Series
    Learn about Canadian campaign for postal banking and how it can contribute to community development. Presenter: Brenda McAuley, National President Canadian Postmasters and Assistants Association
    Location: OISE Nexus Lounge, 12th floor


    More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/clsew/Home/index.html
  • Thursday, January 30 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    'Agency': Do We Really Need It?
    DEPE Speaker Series
    Dr. Axel van den Berg, Department of Sociology, McGill University presents on 'Agency': Do We Really Need It?
    Location: OISE, Room 6-184

  • Friday, January 31 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    OISE's Climate Action Summit
    In response to the growing climate crisis, OISE is holding its first Climate Action Summit. At this event, we'll be drawing on the knowledge, skills and expertise of our community to identify ways to shift curriculum, programs, culture and operations towards a more environmentally sustainable OISE. All OISE staff, students and faculty are invited and welcome to participate! Spaces are limited, please register early.
  • Friday, January 31 - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    OISE Climate Action Summit
    In response to the growing climate crisis, please join us for the OISE Climate Action Summit. All OISE staff, students and faculty are invited and welcome to participate!

    This roundtable event is an opportunity to draw on the knowledge, skills and expertise of our community to identify ways to shift curriculum, programs, operations, culture and outreach towards an environmentally sustainable OISE - an important goal in our Academic Plan.

    A team from the CTL Climate Action Working Group will facilitate this event, encouraging participants to work collaboratively on a set of recommendations to inform an OISE-specific Climate Action Plan. Spaces are limited. Register today!
  • Wednesday, February 12 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    School Choice and the Polarization of Public Schools in a Global City: A Bourdieusian GIS Approach
    DEPE Speaker Series
    Dr. Ee-Seul Yoon, Faculty of Education, University of Manitoba will present on school choice and the polarization of public schools in a global city.
    Location: OISE 6-184

  • Wednesday, February 12 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM
    Brown Bag Research Lunch: Professor Ruth Childs presents on "Application Materials, Admission Processes, and Access to Post-secondary Education"
    The Associate Dean, Research, International & Innovation invites the OISE community to attend our research brown-bag sessions featuring presentations by OISE's Canada Research Chairs and Endowed Chairs.
    Professor Ruth Childs, Ontario Research Chair in Postsecondary Education Policy and Measurement will present at our February event.
    Please bring your lunch and be mindful that this is a nut-free event. Coffee and tea will be provided.
    Location: TBA