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ICSS: Ski Trip 2019 – Feb. 15, 2019

Do you love skiing? Never been skiing, and want to try something new? ⛷️

Join us on our annual ski trip to Blue Mountain on Friday, February 15th, just before Reading Week starts! We will be leaving Innis College at 8:00 AM (arriving at Blue Mountain at approximately 10:30 AM) and returning by around 8:00 PM (departing from Blue Mountain at 5:30 PM).

Get YOUR ticket starting Monday, February 4th. From Monday to Thursday, between 10 AM and 5 PM, you may purchase a ticket at the ICSS Office in Innis College (behind the Innis Café). Tickets will be available to Innis students starting February 4th for $10 each. The following week (February 11th-14th), tickets will also be available to non-Innis students for $20 each.

Bus transportation, equipment (if needed), and lift tickets will be included, however, meals will not be. Because it is a full-day trip, we strongly recommend that you pack a lunch (and perhaps dinner for the bus-ride back!) and/or bring money to spend on food at the resort. We will be providing refreshments on the morning of the trip departure. On the day of, please arrive at Innis College at 7:30 AM for a 7:45 AM bus boarding time, as we will be departing at 8:00 AM. Make sure to wear warm, comfortable, and moveable clothing (e.g. proper winter jacket and pants).

If you need to rent ski equipment (skis and helmet), let us know when you are buying your ticket (no extra charge)! If you don’t have experience, that is okay, as there are complimentary lessons if you rent equipment.

ICSS x WCSA: Chinese Crafts Event – Feb. 5, 2019

From the ICSS: Hey friends! Wanna join us and learn some cool Chinese paper-cutting skills? Wanna make some awesome window/door decorations for Lunar New Year 2019? Wanna make some cute bookmarks for your readings? Come and join us on Feb 5th in the Waters Lounge in Woodsworth Residence at 3 pm! Snacks will be provided!

Varsity Downtown Showdown 2019 – Feb. 1, 2019


The University of Toronto Varsity Blues men’s and women’s basketball teams host the Ryerson Rams in the Downtown Showdown, presented by Duke of York in our Under Armour Games of the Week this Friday, February 1 at Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport.

The women’s game, which will also serve as U of T’s annual Shoot for the Cure event, is set to tip off at 6 p.m., with the men to follow at 8 p.m. Advance tickets are on sale here.

Junior Blues gymnastics is set to perform at halftime of the women’s game after raising over $1,000 at their bake sale last weekend. Also at halftime, Varsity Blues women’s basketball team member Sara Knowles, as well as women’s hockey goalie coach Dave Wakabayashi, will be cutting their hair in support of the cause.

There will be many chances to win great Duke of York prizes and gift certificates!

For more information, scores and highlights on your favourite U of T athletes and teams, please visit Don’t forget to follow us on TwitterInstagramSnaptChat and Facebook for the latest and greatest in Varsity Blues intercollegiate athletics.

U of T students can enter for free with a valid TCard. Faculty, staff, students groups and Dons, please to create a memorable experience package for you at our Varsity Blues events.


Building a Consent Culture • Jan. 25, 2019

“Building a Consent Culture”: A series of tri-campus interactive workshops with activists and educators from the community. These events will take place from Monday, January 21st to Friday, January 25th.

Next Steps Conference • Jan. 26, 2019

Get ready for Your Next Steps Conference: Saturday, January 26th

Change the way you look at your career with Your Next Steps Conference!

  • Explore career options
  • Prepare for life after graduation
  • Build your professional networks
  • Open to students and recent grads

Register for this FREE conference:

Benefit from a variety of alumni speakers, career exploration and professional development panels, and networking opportunities.

Keynote speaker: Samra Zafar (HBA 2013, MA 2015), Award-Winning International Speaker, Community Leader, Scholar, Author and Entrepreneur. Check out her amazing bio at

WHEN: Saturday, January 26, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle

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Alternative Reading Week • Feb. 19-21, 2019

Looking for something to do during the February 2019 reading week? Look no further!

Check out the Alternative Reading Week.

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Study Abroad 2019 • Jan. 14, 2019

Stand out, go global!

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Student Experience Mentorship Program • Jan. 9, 2019

Sign up to be a part of the Student Experience Mentorship Program! Applications due January 9, 2019.

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Hart House Winter Break Drop-In • Dec. 23 & 28, 2018; Jan. 4, 2019

Hart House is open for Winter Break 2018!

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ICSS AGM: Call for Motions • Oct. 21, 2018