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AAC elections

An inside look at the Alumni Association Council

Category: Engage

By UOIT Alumni

With the 2017-2018 Alumni Association Council Elections ramping up, we thought we would sit down with two of our departing members, Sean McNama and Kristen Daize, to learn more about the council experience.


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Honour the leaders of tomorrow with Canada 150 Student Awards

Category: Celebrate

By Alumni office

The university wants to recognize our emerging leaders, and, in celebration of our country’s important milestone this summer, has established the Canada 150 Student Awards. The initiative will create $500 awards for up to 150 of our students, rewarding them for the contributions they have made or intend to make on our country.



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How to make new friends in one easy step

Category: Celebrate

By Cristina Mazza

For many, trying a completely new event or meeting new people can be difficult. At our first Alumni Association Reception of the season, I met JoAnn, a Commerce graduate who was trying something outside of her comfort zone by attending her first alumni event.


iLaunch helps new grads once again

Category: Connect

By Career Centre

iLaunch returns for its second year to help propel new graduates into their successful careers. The one-day conference will help alumni gain a better understanding of how their interests and skills align with different career paths.



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Mentors makes a difference

Category: Connect

By Gabriela Kot

If you are looking for a rewarding and worthwhile experience, consider becoming a mentor in the Student-Alumni Mentorship Program (StAMP) .


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Real advice on real estate

Category: Engage

By Kaitlynn Gambier

Although the Ontario Fair Housing Plan announcement in April created a bit of chill, the Greater Toronto Area’s real estate market is still hot.



2017 graduate celebrates with family and friends

University community welcomes new grads

Category: Celebrate

By Alumni office

With messages of support, encouragement and celebration, we welcomed the class of 2017 to the Alumni Association on June 8 and 9. Close to 2,200 new graduates walked across the stage to receive their degrees, bringing our alumni community up to more than 16,000 strong.


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