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October 19 | Community Gardening as a Political Act

Join German filmmaker, garden activist, and spatial planning researcher Ella von der Haide as she talks about how the day-to-day actions of community gardeners in Argentina, South Africa, Germany, and North America can be seen as political acts.

Friday, October 19, 2018
4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Visit our event page for more information and to RSVP now.


November 5–9 | 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.

Register now.


November 20 | Free Online Information Session on Aging and Gerontology

More seniors remain active in the labour market in their late 60s and into their 70s. The demographic shift means that numerous professions will work with older adult clients. The Certificate in Aging and Gerontology will provide individuals with the foundational knowledge and competencies when working with older adults.

Join us for a free online information session to find out the different career paths in the field of aging and gerontology, and the impact older adults will have on your current work environment.

WHEN: Tuesday, November 20, 2018
TIME: 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.

Register now!


November 21 | Occupational Health and Safety Online Information Session

People working in almost every industry need in-depth, applied knowledge of occupational health and safety (OHS). The Chang School is an acknowledged leader in OHS training and development.

The knowledge and skills you acquire at The Chang School will lead to career success and, most importantly, to safe and healthy workplaces. We have an array of flexible courses and programs in OHS to help take your career to the next level.

Join us for an online information session featuring the Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, the Certificate in Advanced Safety Management, and the new Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Leadership.

This event will provide you with both program-specific and general student life information, and give you the opportunity to speak one-on-one with the academic coordinator.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 21, 2018
TIME: 12:00 p.m.–12:30 p.m.

RSVP now!


Free Legal Services for Chang School Students

In partnership with Miller Thomson LLP, Ryerson University offers free legal services to current Chang School students at a monthly night clinic located in downtown Toronto. If you have a problem related to personal debt, contracts, employment, privacy, money collection, or starting up or running a business, you can see a lawyer to discuss the matter in confidence.

To make an appointment or to get more information, email the clinic at

This fall, the clinic will be held on the following dates:

  • September 25
  • October 16
  • November 20
  • December 11

Space is limited. Check out the clinic website today.