SSHRC GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP

Below is the poster for the SSHRC Grant Writing Workshop, to be held via zoom on Wednesday September 14, from 4:30Pm – 5:30PM. For the zoom link, please see the email from TGSA which was sent earlier.

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Welcome to the New Academic Year!

TGSA is pleased to introduce a monthly newsletter to update members on our events, workshops, and what we’ve been working on. The newsletters will also include a list of important deadlines and dates, some of which are TGSA events. Attached is the September newsletter.

Best,

TGSA

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TGSA Conference Poster!

Hi everyone, 

Please find attached the TGSA conference poster for “Traversing Schemas of Normativity: Methodological Concerns in Theology.” The conference will be held on Friday, June 10, 2022 with a keynote address from Dr. Ann Braud, senior lecturer at Harvard Divinity School. 

If you are interested in attending, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/traversing-schemas-of-normativity-a-tgsa-conference-tickets-331880823477?aff=ebdssbdestsearch&keep_tld=1.

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to reach out to Patrick Nolin, VP Conferences at patrick.nolin@mail.utoronto.ca

Best, 
TGSA

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TGSA AGM & “A Year in Review”

Hi all,

Typically, the AGM is held in-person at the end of every school year. However, because of the pandemic we have chosen to do things a bit differently. As some of you may recall, last year I sent out “A Year in Review” which explained what the board did during the 2020/2021 academic year; and then we held an AGM online which was more of a Q&A/suggestion period for TST graduate students. We are doing the same thing this year as well. 

Attached in this email is TGSA’s “A Year in Review” for the 2021/2022 academic year — you will find my president’s report, the treasurer’s report and also the names of the incoming board members. The AGM will be held on Friday, May 6, 2022 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm via Zoom: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89454990210; and the format will be the same as last year — an informal Q&A/suggestion period. 

In the early evening of May 6, we would also like to propose a social outing at a pub for students in Toronto/GTA. Please write your name down here if you are interested in this: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-BMWnXdmNadjlS4i235GW_8gZoswiwjo11wjuWM7Ymw/edit?usp=sharing.

Any questions or concerns please reach out to me at mia.theocharis@mail.utoronto.ca

Best,
Mia Theocharis, TGSA President

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NOMINATION PERIOD CLOSED!

Hi everyone,

The TGSA nomination period has officially closed. Thank you to everyone who sent in their nominations. The remaining vacant positions will be filled by the TSGA Board through a 2/3 majority vote. However, if you are interested in one of the vacant positions you may reach out to any TGSA Board member to express your interest. The remaining available positions are: 

Executives: 
1. VP External 
2. VP Conferences
3. Treasurer

College Representatives: 
1. Wycliffe 
2. Knox 

Program Representatives: 
1. Master of Theology 
2. Master of Arts 

Non-Voting: 
1. Secretary

Please see our other post about the AGM/”A Year in Review” for details about the incoming board members.

Best,

TGSA

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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS!!!

Hi everyone, 

This message is to remind you that the nomination period is still ongoing and will end Monday, April 25, 2022. Thank you to those who have already sent me your nominations. I cannot disclose which positions have already received nominations until the nomination period ends but I will say that many positions still need to be filled. Therefore, I’m asking each of you to please take part in this process by having conversations with your friends and classmates about who you feel would be great for the role/willing to serve and then nominating them.

Below is the list of all vacant positions available on the TGSA Board (as of April 18, 2022). Please note that all positions are for a two-year term, and have duties as described in section D of the TGSA Policies and Procedures which I’ve attached to this email. 

Executives: 

  1. President
  2. VP Academic
  3. VP External
  4. VP Conferences
  5. VP Communications

College Representatives

  1. Knox
  2. St. Michael’s
  3. Wycliffe
  4. Regis

Program Representatives

  1. Master of Theology
  2. Master of Arts

Non-Voting:

  1. Secretary

Candidates must be nominated by two of their peers and be willing to serve; College representatives must also be registered at the college in question. Nominees will receive either notice of their acclamation or details regarding the election process (if necessary) at the end of the nomination period which is April 25, 2022. You can expect an email from me that week. 

Any questions or concerns please reach out to me directly at mia.theocharis@mail.utoronto.ca. 

Best,

Mia Theocharis, CRO

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