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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 … 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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Townsend Benard Awarded

We Congratulate Hart House Strength & Fitness Supervisor and Personal Trainer Townsend Benard Five-time CIS Finalist for Pole Vault Townsend Benard was honoured last week as the George M. Biggs Trophy award winner for his outstanding athletic achievement, scholarship and … Continue reading

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Hart House Congratulates Wanda Nanibush

Hart House Congratulates Wanda Nanibush, Curator in Residence   In support of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD) on March 21, 2014, U of T’s Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity Office honoured Wanda Nanibush, Curator in Residence … Continue reading

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2014 Committee Secretary Elections

Congratulations to all! The 2014-15 Hart House Committee Secretary Elections concluded at 11:59 pm on Thursday, March 13, 2014, again using of U-elecT (voting.utoronto.ca) for this year’s elections. Listed below are the elected in-coming Secretaries and their respective committees for … Continue reading

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Prof. Bruce Kidd’s Interim Appointment

Hart House is pleased to announce that Warden Bruce Kidd has accepted the role of interim vice-president and principal, University of Toronto Scarborough at the request of University of Toronto President Meric Gertler. “Professor Kidd is an outstanding citizen of … Continue reading

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Hart House Dream Job Academy

What happens when Hart House hooks up current students and alumni? A great show! During a session of the Hart House Dream Job Academy, a partnership program with the Career Centre, students shared their desire to put more energy into … Continue reading

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In the News: Hart House Debating Club

Hart House Debating team wins North American Championship North American champions: U of T debate team reclaims title from Harvard >> U of T News Jan. 30, 2014 Photo: North American debate champions Kaya Ellis and Louis Tsilivis. Photo courtesy … Continue reading

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