Daily Archives: January 17, 2011

March 30, 2011: Digital Scholarship & Progress Through the Ranks

UTFA is organizing a session on digital scholarship and progress through the ranks on March 30, 2011 at the Faculty Club. More information about the panelists and guest speakers will follow. In the meantime, mark your calendars: Date: March 30, … Continue reading

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NY Review of Books: Grim Threat to British Universities

The UT concern for corporatism is part of a much larger, global development, that is gaining wide recognition. We are not alone. Simon Head’s article discusses what is happening to the universities, like, Cambridge and Oxford: http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2011/jan/13/grim-threat-british-universities/?page=1

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UC Berkley to UT – All Day Conference, Sat. Jan. 22

Where: Sidney Smith Hall, University of Toronto. Time: 10 – 5 pm ANTI-COPORATIZATION TEACH-IN For more information go to: http://munkoutofuoft.wordpress.com/ Since the fall, UTFA Council has had several guest speakers who have been discussing the questionable contractual arrangements that UT … Continue reading

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General Assembly – Meeting for all UT Community

When: Wed. Jan. 19, 2011 Time: 5-8 pm (snacks and baby-sitting provided) Where: Main Activity Hal, Multifaith Centre, University of Toronto (569 Spadina) Purpose: Members from CUPE, UTFA, USW, and several undergraduate and graduate student associations will be present to … Continue reading

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