News & Events

On an early Thursday morning, students, scholars and community members walked into IC 138 to participate in the workshop, Crossing Scarborough: Nation, Migration and Place-Making between the TRC and the 150 workshop. Organized by Assistant Professor Paloma Villegas and Associate Professor Patricia Landolt, both from the Department of Sociology, the event brought together scholars from various disciplines and focused on Scarborough’s layered history assessing topics such as migration and settlement.

Kathy Liddle wins University of Toronto Teaching Fellowship. 
Info about the general program is here

Blogpost about TRC course:  Residential school survivors and University of Toronto students gather to build relationships and find pathways to reconciliation.

Award-winning podcast records Scarborough's immigration history
Migration and Ethnicity (SOCD15)

We are pleased to announce that Jaishree Nayyar has received a University of Toronto Excellence Award.  Ms. Nayyar is a double major in Sociology and Psychology. With Prof. Childress this summer she'll be working on a project on the relationship between aesthetic preferences, sociodemographics, and entrenched inequalities. Upon graduation she plans to attend law school.