MISCellaneous #29 – October 8-October 14, 2018

  1. MISC Elections – Voting is Now Open
  2. Association of Canadian Archivists – ACA Call for Papers
  3. MISC Meeting – October 13, 2018
  4. MUSSA – Montreal Field Trip


  1. MISC Elections – Voting is Now Open

The Masters of Information Student Council elections are now available via the University’s voting system, until October 11 at 11:59pm. Nominee statements are available through the voting system, but if anyone should require an alternative or accessible voting format should email the CRO, Bronwyn, at bronwyn.nisbet.gray@mail.utoronto.ca. Results from the election will be available on October 12, 2018.


  1. Association of Canadian Archivists, Student Chapter – Association of Canadian Archivists Conference – Call for Papers

The call for papers for next year’s conference “Archival Origins” (Toronto, June 6-9, 2019) continues until October 29, 2018.

For more information:  https://archivists.ca/content/archival-origins-aca-toronto-2019-call-papers


  1. MISC Meeting October 13

MISC will be holding its first official meeting on Saturday October 13, from 11:00am to 1:00pm, in the seventh floor student lounge. We invite all iSchool students to attend, and pizza will be provided.


  1. MUSSA: Montreal Field Trip (Nov. 5-8)
    MUSSA is organizing a Field Trip to Montreal from Monday, November 5 to Thursday, November 8 (during Fall Reading Week) to visit museums such as the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, McCord Museum and the Montreal Holocaust Museum and meet museum professionals such as curators, education programs coordinators, executive directors and archeologists.Click here for the information booklet, which includes details about the hotel accommodation, transportation and fees.As there are only a few spots left, MUSSA is happy to invite MI students to join us on this trip. These ones will go on first-come-first-served basis by filling out the registration form.

    Do not hesitate to contact MUSSA at mussa.ischool@gmail.com if you have any further questions.



Room Bookings

Does your group need a place to hold a meeting? MISC manages bookings of the student lounge on the 7th floor. Please fill out this form to confirm a time.

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