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Self-Identity: gender inclusivity at U of T

Friday, December 8, 2017

As of December 1, 2017, employees at the University of Toronto will be able to select ‘X’ as a gender option in the HR information system, along with ‘M’ (male) or ‘F’ (female). “All employees, including transgender individuals, and those who do not identify as male or female, will now be able to choose this […]

Staff Announcement: Program Coordinator, Sexual & Gender Diversity Office

Monday, December 4, 2017

I am very pleased to announce the addition of Robin Fraser to the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office (SGDO) team.  Robin has been hired as a Program Coordinator, effective December 11, 2017. Robin joins U of T after having worked for many years at the OCAD University Student Union, most recently as the Manager of […]

Congratulations to the U of T Pride & Remembrance Run Team!

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Congratulations to the U of T Pride & Remembrance Run Team, who took to the streets on the morning of Saturday June 24 for the 5km run (or 3km walk). The team of 42 runners was lucky to have gorgeous, sunny and temperate weather and had a great time participating in the festive atmosphere. The […]

Pick Up Your 2017 U of T Pride T-Shirts!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The 2017 Toronto Pride Month is wrapping up this weekend and we are looking forward to marching with U of T in the Trans March, Dyke March and Pride Parade. If you are a student, staff, faculty or alumni who are interested in marching with us in any of these events, you can pick up […]

We Remember Orlando: One Year Later

Monday, June 12, 2017

A year ago today, in the early morning of Sunday, June 12, 2016, a shooter opened fire on Latin night at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. 49 people were killed, 53 people were injured, and many, many more were affected. This tragedy shook all of us; the impact was felt across cities, borders, […]