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March 4, 2021
The first ever IDEA Forum will bring together the community of iSchools to connect on the critical topics of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility (IDEA) and...
February 22, 2021
World IA day, the Toronto version, is back for 2021 with more speakers, mindfulness sessions, desk stretches, and a design jam to kick things off...
February 12, 2021
February can be a difficult month at the best of the times, but one of the things I like about it is how it brings...
February 11, 2021
Museum Professionals of Colour at the UofT have just launched their new website complete with the first conversation in their MPOSees series with Armando Perla, activist...
January 12, 2021
Three user experience design students are on a mission to make hackers aware of the benefits of so-called design thinking, a human centred and creative approach to problem solving. The second year Master of Information...
January 11, 2021
It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost 10 months since classes moved online and even harder to believe that by the time this term ends, it will have been more than...
December 19, 2020
The Faculty of Information awarded a grand total of 10 doctorates in 2020. Here are the recipients, their dissertation titles and their supervisors: Zia Babar...
December 8, 2020
The 2021 Ontario Library Association Super Conference will be held virtually. For this reason, there will be no volunteer opportunities for students in exchange for...
November 23, 2020
  Hurrah to all 67 of our November 2020 grads, whose names you’ll find below: Master of Information Tarik Abu Elhaiga Stephanie Anagnostou Joshua Anderson...
November 20, 2020
To Faculty of Information students, professors and staff:  Earlier today UofT President Meric Gertler announced a change to the start date of winter term classes in January – a change that will...
November 3, 2020
CAREER TRENDS The top online tech events this November EVENTS Event: Transforming Uncertainty into Opportunity: Entrepreneurial thinking for our new normal Organization: RBC Speaker Series...
October 27, 2020
EVENTS Event: MaRS Mornings Online: Peter Kalen of Flexiti Financial Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mars-mornings-online-peter-kalen-of-flexiti-financial-tickets-126306406863?aff=Email1022 Organization: MaRS Date: October 28, 2020 About:  You’re invited to the next edition...
October 13, 2020
CAREER TRENDS/EVENTS Everything you were taught about career paths was wrong The top online tech events this October RESOURCES Museum Savvy: Museum LISTSERVs and Discussion...
October 6, 2020
CAREER TRENDS How a cheat sheet can help you ace your next video interview EVENTS Event: Graduating Students: Navigating Post-School World Organization: Ontario Library Association...
October 5, 2020
Call for volunteers: Attention students, looking for a way to build your resume, gain leadership experience and have fun? Here is your chance; become an iSchool Student Ambassador! We are looking for fun and energetic students to...
September 29, 2020
Emergency iSchool Day of Learning and Action in support of Orange Shirt Day, Mi’kmaq fishers, and #1492LandBackLane SEPT. 30TH, 3-5 PM In honour of Orange Shirt Day and in...
September 22, 2020
CAREER TRENDS  Career Advice For College Students Navigating The New Normal Sick of LinkedIn? Try One of These Fresh Job Boards Instead EVENTS Event: Career...
September 15, 2020
CAREER TRENDS How to Diversify Your Professional Network How to address (and overcome) damaging internalized biases EVENTS Event: Queer Voices in Museums Date: Thu, Sep...
August 31, 2020
The Faculty of Information has been hiring. Here are the wonderful new faculty members we are welcoming onboard: Rohan Alexander, Assistant Professor (with Statistics) Rohan...
August 25, 2020
CAREER TRENDS EVENTS  Event: Deloitte 101 Organization: Deloitte Date: Tuesday, September 1, 2020 from 1:00pm-2:30pm ET About:  If you’re interested in learning more about the...