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Tech Team Update

Thank you to Academy members who are coming in to test out their presentations during Tech Times. And some of you who are unable to come in are emailing your presentations to Tech Team Leadership and this is working out well. To use this service just email academytech@allto.ca and Tech Team Leadership can check it…

First 2020 Spring Forum – Measles – The Disease, the Vaccine, and the Legislation

As soon as Dr Dubey and Dr Etemadi began speaking, it was evident that the issue is very complex, and that the abundance of readily available information (some credible, some completely misleading) is making it very difficult for communities like the City of Toronto to manage the best interests of all of its residents. It is an issue that involves more than practical science and logical proofs, it has an emotional component as well – and that only complicates matters. Click here to read about the excellent presentation.

Protocol For Cancelled Academy Workshops Due to Severe Weather

1. If the U of T’s St George campus closes and cancels all classes, the information will be posted on the U of T website and Knox College will be closed. In that case, Academy workshops will be cancelled for the day. A notice to that effect will be posted on our webpage – on…

We’re Moving! – Update

A momentous event ! The signing of the lease for our new home at Tartu

Academy Quarterly Review Q4 2019

Q4, 2019 Welcome To Our December 2019 Issue Welcome, somewhat belatedly, to the final AQR of 2019!! The Communications Committee hopes that you will enjoy reading the latest edition of the Academy Quarterly Review in which we showcase more of your fellow members, revealing aspects of their lives that may be unknown to you. We…

Snow Day News

While it may not look like it today, there is still lots of winter potential to come. If we have a snowy day, you may wonder whether or not it is business as usual at Knox. While we will keep you up to date, to the extent that we can, via our website News page,…

TAN Newsletter – December 2019

The December 2019 issue of the TAN Newsletter is now available. Please click the link below to view. TAN Newsletter December 2019  

Celebrating the Season in Style!

The annual Holiday Luncheon at the Faculty Club was an especially joyous occasion today, December 11th.  A capacity crowd of elegantly attired Academy members were enjoying a delicious festive buffet and chatting animatedly with friends when President Doug Wilson rose to speak.  He first introduced our guest of honour, Dr Maureen MacDonald, the Dean of…

We Have a New Home!

The Academy has a new home! Message from our President, W. Douglas Wilson. It was with great pleasure that I made the eagerly awaited announcement at our Holiday Luncheon today. An agreement has been signed and we will move into our new home in September. The location is Tartu College, 310 Bloor West, most conveniently…

In Pursuit of Continuous Improvement

Over the past few days, our Facilitators have been receiving the results of the surveys that were recently circulated to their workshops. This is an important initiative for us at the Academy, as it provides us with valuable intelligence on what works well and what it is time to adapt or change. The survey also…