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Feb
28

Student Suggestions to Improve University Mental Health Policy

Chimwemwe Alao| vpequity@utsu.ca February 28th, 2018 Full Report: Mandated Leave Policy   Update In the wake of the proposed University-Mandatory Leave of Absence Policy, a wide range of student groups and grassroots movements organized in order to voice their opposition. As part of this dialogue, the UTSU, in collaboration with Students for Barrier Free Access, hosted […]

By executiveassistant | Advocacy
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Dec
01

Peers with Ears: Mentorship Guides

Peers with Ears is a student-run mentorship program facilitated by the UTSU. With a focus on mental wellness, you are matched with someone who is facing similar experiences. We use a range of criteria and strive to make the most compatible mentorship pairings. Download: UTSU Mentee Program Guide Download: UTSU Mentor Program Guide

By President | Services
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Nov
13

Leave of Absence Policy: Concerns Raised

***Note that this document may not reflect changes made since publishing. A live version is accessible here. Did we miss something? Let us know here.** To date, we’ve raised the following concerns to the Office of the Vice-Provost Students and/or the University Affairs Board: Definitions (p. 2) – Every Student Support Team should include at […]

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Nov
08

Proposed Leave of Absence Policy

The U of T is proposing a new Leave of Absence Policy. Based on our understanding, we’ve compiled the current process and a summary of the ombudspersons reports, that here. To date, we’ve raised several concerns at meetings with the Office of the Vice-Provost Students and at University Affairs Board in October. A compiled list of our […]

By President | Academic . Advocacy
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