Community Life Updates
University Family Housing Study Hubs
Thursdays, February 16 – March 23, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Activity Room (30 Charles St W, 3rd Floor)
Looking to get some work done in a supportive environment? This Study Hub was created in partnership with Academic Success for University Family Housing residents managing school, work, and family responsibilities. Sessions will start with a quick check-in and goal setting, followed by two 50-minute work periods. Whether your goal is to complete a reading, work on an assignment, grade student work, or something else entirely, we hope you’ll join us! Tea and snacks will be provided. Register here.
UofT’s Access and Inclusion in Libraries: Perspectives from Students and Service Providers
Friday, February 17, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
35 Charles St W lobby
The purpose of the project is to investigate and improve academic library services for international students, first-in-family students, mature students, and new immigrant students, from a Canadian university perspective. Complete the survey by February 28, 2023, to be entered in a raffle for a $25 gift card to the UofT bookstore! Questions? Come speak to Mai Lu, UofT’s Access & Inclusion Librarian, when she visits us next Friday!
Upcoming Family Care Office Event
Women’s Wellness at University Family Housing
Take time out of your busy schedule just for you! Enjoy breakfast and a weekly interactive session with on-site childminding provided. Raffle prizes each week! The Women’s Wellness series is an opportunity to pause and pay attention to your physical, mental, emotional and social wellbeing. The 2023 weekly interactive sessions will be:
- Connecting with Others and Ourselves (February 16)
- Find Your Slow: A Gentle Writing Workshop (February 23)
- Wen-Do Women’s Self Defence (March 2)
- Boundaries, Nervous Systems and Communication 101 (March 9)
Women’s Wellness is open to all women – trans and cis – and nonbinary people who live in 30 or 35 Charles Street, University Family Housing. Spaces are limited, register as soon as possible.