Programme 2017-2018

The VWA meetings take place on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. in Alumni Hall: Room 112, Victoria College Building (Old Vic). The annual lunch takes place on Wednesday, April 18, 11:45 a.m. for 12 noon, in Alumni Hall.

Speakers will be announced here in September and programmes will be mailed to members and donors.

Wed., October 25, 2 p.m.:“The World of Bay St. Women”
Sonia Bexendale Vic 8T4, Vic Distinguished Alumni Award Winner 2016


Wed., November 22, 2 p.m.: “An Expanding Freedom: Margaret Addison 

and Women's Rights” (Illustrated)
Dr. Jean O'Grady Vic 6T4, 
Author of Margaret Addison


Wed., January 24, 2 p.m.: “Vic Now”
Kelley Castle, 
Dean of Students

Zahavah Kay, VUSAC President

Louise Yearwood Vic 8T6, Exec. Director Alumni Affairs & Advancement, Victoria University

Louise Y

Wed., February 28, 2 p.m.: “The Modern Hotel: From Edward Hopper to the Syrian Refugee Crisis” (Illustrated)
Professor Robert Davidson, Director, Frye Centre/Spanish & Catalan

Wed., March 28, 2 p.m.: “Sanctuary, Prison, or Slave House? Bhuddist Monasteries & Nunneries on the Silk Road” (Illustrated)
Professor Cuilan Liu, Emmanuel College

Wed., April 18, 11:45 a.m. for 12 noon: VWA Annual Luncheon

“So Many Species! What's One Less? Caring about Biodiversity” (Illustrated)
Professor Karen Ing, School of the Environment, University of Toronto

The VWA Annual General Meeting follows. 
Tickets and price available in February. (The cost will be posted here.) Please purchase tickets and order vegetarian and gluten-free lunches by April 10, 2018. Guests are welcome.


You may bring cash or a cheque to the February 28 or the March 28 VWA meeting OR you may send a cheque, payable to the VWA, for the required amount, to: VWA, c/o Victoria Alumni Office, 150 Charles St. W., Toronto, ON   M5S 1K9


Unfortunately, we can accommodate only those with luncheon tickets.


E-mail inquiries: vicwomens.association@utoronto.ca

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