Daily Archives: October 7, 2012

Toronto Star article on MTCU recommendations for changes to Ontario universities and colleges

Toronto Star, Oct. 6, 2012, “Let’s Unplug the Digital Classroom” see, http://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorialopinion/article/1267778–let-s-unplug-the-digital-classroom

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University of Toronto Community Responds to MTCU Paper “Strengthening Ontario’s Centres of Creativity, Innovation and Knowledge”

Suggestions to reducing our 4-year undergraduate programs to 3-years, more online courses, implementing aspects of the EU Bologna model for post-secondary institutes and more have provoked several thoughtful responses from the University of Toronto Community: 1. UTFA Letter to Hon. … Continue reading

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First collective contract for Faculty and Librarians at University of St. Michael’s College Ratified

On Friday evening, October 5, 2012, the first collective agreement fro UTFA-USMC was ratified. Congratulations to our colleagues!

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