Community Email Bulletin

Fw: What’s Happening August 10-14 on Stories from a Distance

August 7, 2020

  **please share widely with students. Images attached for social media platform sharing – please link to uoft.me/stories ** ResourceXchange: Crafting your Career Story with Lisa Lewkowicz Tuesday, August 11 at 1:00 – 2:00 PM, Hosted by Psalm & Vatsal In this ResourceXchange we’ll be learning about how to craft your career story! Join the Stories from a Distance team… Read more »

Fw: Huawei Internship Opportunity – Extended deadline

August 7, 2020

Dear Grad Students,   Please see opportunity below.      Here is the link to the job posting/application portal (application deadline is August 14, 11:59 pm) : https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/HuaweiTechnologiesCanadaCoLtd/743999716261911-data-center-network-network-automation-researcher-graduate-internship-                                                         –          Anticipated start date for this role is Sep 8, 2020 and the length of the work term is pretty flexible, 4, 8, 12 months are… Read more »

Fw: Intensive August Course on Writing NSERC Proposals

August 7, 2020

  Intensive August Course on Writing NSERC Proposals offered by the Graduate Centre for Academic Communication (GCAC) Over four days in late August, the Graduate Centre for Academic Communication (GCAC) will be offering an intensive online version of our course,  “Writing NSERC Proposals.” This course is intended for graduate students who will be applying in… Read more »

Fwd: GECoS AGM August 18th 5PM- Sign Up

August 6, 2020

Dear Graduate Engineering Students,   GECoS AGM is open to any interested students and will be occurring on August 18th at 5PM. If you would like to see our plans for the year please sign up here and we will send you zoom link.   Our Agenda involves reviewing the previous year’s events activities and… Read more »

Fwd: SGS and other Graduate Orientation Events

August 5, 2020

Welcome to the University of Toronto!   Starting a new program in such a huge place during such an uncertain time is exciting and challenging, and the School of Graduate Studies wants to make sure that you have the best experience possible.  To that end, we have organized a variety of synchronous and asynchronous events… Read more »

Fwd: Address Racism and Discrimination with GECoS

August 4, 2020

Dear Graduate Engineering Students, To address racism and discrimination within the university, GECoS is calling for passionate volunteers to form our new Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Commission (no experience necessary!). The purpose of this group is to bring a diverse group of grad students together who want to work on EDI and anti-racism initiatives in… Read more »

Fwd: A few spots: GPD 2.0 Fall 2020

August 3, 2020

Dear FacMed Graduate Students, I have a few spots available in my graduate professional development (GPD) course 2.0 for Fall 2020, a course which empowers you to be successful in graduate school and beyond. Testimonials are here: http://biochemistry.utoronto.ca/professional-development/student-testimonials/ Careers of GPD Alumni: http://biochemistry.utoronto.ca/careers-after-gpd/ Dates: Mondays Sept 14, 28, Oct 5, 19, Nov 2, 16 then May 24,… Read more »

Fwd: EVENT: Grad Speaker Series on August 6th

August 2, 2020

Good morning! I am writing to you on behalf of the Grad Room (School of Graduate Studies).  Kindly forward the information below about an upcoming event to members of your department. Thank you, Paula Karger Grad Community Animator Hello U of T Community! Our virtual Graduate Speaker Series continues on Thursday, August 6th at 6PM… Read more »

Fwd: What’s Happening August 4-7 on Stories from a Distance

July 31, 2020

Stories from a Distance encourages students to find community through conversation. Students can expect to be welcome into a virtual space (over Zoom) created by and for students looking to invest in meaningful connections within their campus community over the Summer.  Here’s what this coming week will look like:  CIVIC HOLIDAY! No scheduled programming  (Monday, August 3)… Read more »

Open Position for a Post Doc in SleepdB Lab

July 29, 2020

Postdoctoral fellowship in medical devices, physiological signal processing, machine learning, and sleep apnea We are seeking a highly skilled postdoctoral fellow (PDF) whose expertise intersects physiological signal processing, medical devices, machine learning, medical devices, and respiratory disorders during sleep. Experience with speech processing will be an asset. The PDF will work with a multidisciplinary team… Read more »