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Congratulations to Winners of The Chang Film Festival

The Chang School and The Chang School Film Hub proudly congratulate the outstanding nominees and winners of The Chang Film Festival, which took place on February 7 and 8, 2019. Awards were presented for a number of short films and documentary shorts created by Chang School Film Studies students and graduates.

Our Grand Jury Prize was presented to Nicola Di Capua for his documentary short Step into My World. Read about Nicola’s reaction to his experience.

Visit The Chang School Film Hub for the full list of award nominees and winners, and for more information about their films.

Thank you to all of the filmmakers and participants for making The Chang Film Festival a success!


February 28 | 20th Annual Peter Gerretsen Film Awards

The Peter Gerretsen Film Awards have been honouring student filmmaking excellence since 1999. Created by the late Peter Gerretsen – filmmaker, instructor, and former coordinator of The Chang School’s Film Studies program – these awards showcase the talents, skills, and dedication of our Certificate in Film Studies students.

WHEN: Thursday, February 28, 2019, 6:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
WHERE: Ryerson University

This event is free. Visit the Peter Gerretsen Film Awards for more information, and to RSVP.


March 7 | The Chang School’s Spring/Summer Open House

The Chang School’s Open House is designed to welcome you into the Chang School community and help you make informed decisions about your program of choice. This Chang School-wide event provides you with both program-specific and general student-life information.

Meet with program representatives to discuss The Chang School’s courses, programs, and services.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
4:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.

Ryerson University
Podium Building
POD 250 and Snack Stop
380 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON

Visit the event page to register and for more information.

Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served.


April 10 | Financial Basics Workshop

Work on your budgeting skills, learn how to track your spending, understand how credit products are marketed, manage your debt, compare different saving and investing options, choose a financial advisor, and avoid common financial frauds.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Learn more


April 29–May 3 | Data Science Bootcamp

Join us for five days of engaging data science lectures and hand-on activities! The Data Science Bootcamp will explore data analytics skills, complex algorithms for big data, analytics, big data tools, statistics, machine learning, and the creation of a road map for completion of a successful analytics project.

Seating is limited, so register now.


2019 Photography Exhibition: Call For Submissions

Do you have a great image to share? The 2019 Chang School Photography Exhibition will feature a juried selection of the best creative photography work by eligible students. This year’s exhibition will be held April 9-22 at the Art Square Café and Gallery.

Submission is open to all students who have taken a Chang School image arts course – Photography, Digital Art Production, or Film – within the last year (Winter 2018, Spring/Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or Winter 2019 terms). The submission deadline is Friday, March 1, 2019.

For more information about the 2019 exhibition, including submission guidelines and forms, visit