Monthly Archives: October 2012

Maple Crème Brûlée at the Gallery Grill

In the film Amélie, the main character delights in life’s small pleasures, such as cracking the crust of a crème brûlée. We’re inclined to agree. The maple crème brûlée at the Gallery Grill, the legendary restaurant at the University of … Continue reading

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Learn about the War of 1812

At the November 14th Alumni dinner, Dr. Carl Benn, the award-winning Chair of History at Ryerson, will discuss “The War of 1812: The Big Picture “. The evening’s menu is inspired by traditional Georgian fare, which might have been served … Continue reading

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Bruce Kidd’s Presentation

On October 17th Bruce Kidd, Hart House’s new (and fastest) warden presented his view of “Hart House: Past, Present, and Future” at the first of this year’s Alumni dinners. Here is a copy of his talk:  Oct 17 Bruce Kidd … Continue reading

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Hart House Social Justice Committee Meeting Minutes- October 19th 2012

Meeting Minutes October 19th Upcoming events: Urban Inequality Social Networking Event – November 6th, 6-8 pm, South Dining Room -speaker confirmed from Wellesley Institute -still contacting groups—SEED, HSSU   Courage Film Screening -Abtin to spread poster once received -focus on … Continue reading

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40 Years of Women at Hart House

No Women or No Money Vincent Massey’s original donation of Hart House to the University of Toronto stipulated that the building be restricted to men only.  It wasn’t until after his death that the deed of gift was altered paving … Continue reading

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October Newsletter

Hello Photographers! Fall is here, school is in full swing, and the Hart House Camera Club is ready for some great new events. We were thrilled by the turn out this September at our open meeting and on our scavenger … Continue reading

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Social Justice Committee- October 12th Meeting Minutes

SJC- Oct 12th Meeting Minutes Welcome Audra, first year rep   Next week meeting: Juxtaposition (Global Health Magazine at UofT): will be at our next meeting to speak about a possible partnership   Recap of Mental Health Coffeehouse- Abtin -successful! … Continue reading

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Hart House Parent / Student Stories

When people talk about Hart House, they get a wistful look in their eyes. They may be remembering the first time they joined a club or committee, the mornings 30 years ago they spent swimming in the pool or that … Continue reading

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Social Justice Committee Meeting Minutes: September 28, 2012

Brief Discussion of First Year Representative Position   Multifaith Center Information   Multifaith center offering leadership workshop Found that thread through many faiths is social justice For more information see our facebook page   Update on events Mental Health Awareness … Continue reading

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