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Welcoming our New Warden

We are delighted to announce that John F. Monahan has been appointed as the Warden of Hart House. His five-year term will begin on August 4, 2015 and end on June 30, 2020. He brings to this role a wide … Continue reading

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Joseph Barnicke (1922-2015)

On behalf of the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, we note with sadness the loss of Joseph Barnicke   His generosity led to the founding of the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, in 1983, and our major renovations in 2010. We remember … Continue reading

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2015 Committee Secretary Elections

The 2014-15 Hart House Committee Secretary Elections concluded at 11:59 pm on Thursday, March 12, 2015, again using U-elecT (voting.utoronto.ca) for this year’s elections. Listed below are the elected in-coming Secretaries and their respective committees for 2015-16: Art: Theresa Wang … Continue reading

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Advisory Search Committee for Warden

Advisory Search Committee for the Warden, Hart House and Call for Nominations   On Friday, December 12, it was announced that Professor Bruce Kidd has been appointed Vice-President, University of Toronto and Principal, University of Toronto, Scarborough Campus. Professor Kidd … Continue reading

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A Letter from Warden Bruce Kidd

Dear members of the Hart House community: It is with mixed emotions that I write to inform you that I have been appointed Principal and Vice President of the University of Toronto Scarborough, and will be resigning as Warden of … Continue reading

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New Publication: A Story of Canadian Art

A Story of Canadian Art As Told by the Hart House Collection   Released to accompany a major touring exhibition, A Story of Canadian Art As Told by the Hart House Collection documents an important chapter in the modern history … Continue reading

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Hart House Library Receives Generous Gift

  Generations of students remember Hart House Library with affection as a special place on campus to spend a few hours, for the love of reading. Now an anonymous gift has endowed Hart House Library, enhancing the space and the … Continue reading

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Hart House Unveils Portrait

Hart House Unveils Official Portrait of Former Warden, Dr. Louise Cowin Hart House is proud to announce the unveiling of a portrait of Dr. Louise Cowin, the tenth Warden of Hart House. Dr. Cowin’s portrait hangs in the Great Hall … Continue reading

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In Remembrance of Ali Saeed

Ali Saeed, a beloved member of the U of T and Hart House campus community, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at the age of 21. Ali was a regular fixture at Hart House and an extremely talented photographer. … Continue reading

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Chess Club’s President Featured in U of T Mag

Game of Kings and Queens U of T’s chess club–Canada’s oldest–is undergoing a 21st-century revival By Susan Pedwell “Women had only limited access to Hart House until 1972, and women didn’t compete in a club championship until 2000, says Sanja … Continue reading

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