MISCellaneous – November 7, 2016

  1. MISC Fall Appointment Results
    2. MISC/MUSSA/DSA Presidential Election Pub Night
    3. MISC Part Time Students Working Group meeting
  2. MI/MMSt Student Lounge Bookings
    5. ACM Brown Bag Lunch: Sketch & InVision
  3. Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability – Call for Nominations

  1. MISC Fall Appointment Results

Newly appointed MISC Governing Council members:

Faculty Council Representatives: Sari Gutman, Clara Luca

Chairs of the MISC Mental Health Working Group: Shauna Nandkissore, Stephanie Pegg

Chair of the MISC Part-Time Students Working Group: Duncan Broom


  1. MISC/MUSSA/DSA Presidential Election Pub Night


Event date: Tuesday November 8, 2016 7:00 PM-12:00 AM


Location: Artful Dodger Pub, 10 Isabella St, Toronto


Website link: https://www.facebook.com/events/718607538287142/


It’s reading week, and North America’s fate lies out of our hands. So let’s take a break from our assignments, and drink as we wait for America to decide – Trump or Clinton?! Feel free to come join whenever, and all are welcome! MI, MMSt, Doctoral, Alumni, even Faculty and staff! And feel free to bring your friends. The Artful Dodger has a decent menu and some great craft brews and ciders. We’ll be upstairs in the back room on the right, where there is also a pool table!



  1. MISC Part Time Students Working Group meeting


Event date: Tuesday November 15, 2016 4:30 PM-6:00 PM


Location: Claude T. Bissell Building, Room 705A (Student Lounge)


Part-time students are invited to meet their part-time colleagues and discuss their experience at the iSchool so far this year. If you are unable to attend but would like to share any input, suggestions, or questions about being a part-time student at the iSchool, we want to hear from you. Please email Duncan Broom, MISC Webmaster and Chair of the Part-Time Students Working Group, at duncan.broom@mail.utoronto.ca.


  1. MI/MMSt Student Lounge Bookings

Website link: http://misc.ischool.utoronto.ca/studentlounge

The Student Lounge (BL room 705) is available for MI/MMSt students to book for events or club meetings. Please visit the link above for the form and more details on how to book. If you have further questions, please email MISC Secretary, Sari Gutman, at sari.gutman@mail.utoronto.ca.


  1. ACM Brown Bag Lunch: Sketch & InVision


Event date: Tuesday November 15, 2016 12:10 PM-1:00 PM


Location: Studio 307


Announcement link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/brown-bag-lunch-sketch-invision-tickets-28866522546


Join us for our last Brown Bag Lunch session of 2016! In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn how to create a prototype using Sketch and bring it to life by adding interactivity with InVision. See the Eventbrite page for details on how to prepare for the workshop.



  1. Committee on the Environment, Climate Change, and Sustainability – Call for Nominations


Members of the University community are invited to submit nominations or expressions of interest to serve on the Committee by November 15, 2016. Submissions should be made to: Susanne Miskimmin, Office of the President & Secretary to the Committee, susanne.miskimmin@utoronto.ca More information here: http://memos.provost.utoronto.ca/call-for-nominations-committee-on-the-environment-climate-change-and-sustainability-pdadc-26/

Chelsea Misquith

President, 2016-2017

Master of Information Student Council

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