Current GEA Room Bookings* (JHB 719)

*Dates and times not listed are open for use. Please contact GEA Secretary André Babyn (andre.babyn@mail.utoronto.ca) to inquire about room bookings.

FALL SESSION 2019

September 2 — Labour Day (University Closed)

September 3 — SGS Orientation for incoming graduate students

September 4 — 10am-4pm Orientation (JHB 100/718/719)

September 6 — 3-4pm GEA Sibling Meet & Greet (Dovercourt Park)

September 6 — 4-6pm Faculty-Student Softball Game & Potluck (Dovercourt Park)

September 13 — 4-6pm English Welcoming Reception @ Hart House

September 14 — 9am Department of English Run for the Cure first practice run (information will be circulated on the department student and faculty listservs)

September 18 — 1-2pm Admin / GEA Coffee Hour (JHB 719)

September 20 — 2-4pm GEA Fellowships Workshop (JHB 719)

September 21 — 9am Department of English Run for the Cure second practice run

September 24 — 3:30-5:00 pm: Michael Cobb, “Radical Prudery,” The American Literature Research Collaborative Work-in-Progress (JHB 719)

September 25 — *POSTPONED* Mental Health Workshop / Introduction to Healthcare Resources (JHB 719)

September 26 — 12:30-2:30 pm, the Indigenous, Black, POC Reading Group (JHB 719)

September 27 — 5:30-7:30pm First Annual GEA Meeting & Elections (JHB 719)

September 27 — 8 pm GEA Pub Night

September 28 — 9am Department of English Run for the Cure final practice run

October 4 — 3-4 pm, Palaeography Reading Group meeting

October 4 — 6-8pm, MA CRW Cohort Reading Event

October 6 — 10am, CIBC Run for the Cure

October 8 — 6-8 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health, for TAs and CIs (JHB 719)

October 10 — 11-1pm, American Literature Research Collaborative Group Meeting (JHB 719)

October 10 — 6-8 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health, for TAs and CIs (JHB 719)

October 11 — 3-5 pm, The CUPE Mental Health Action Committee Meeting (JHB 719)

October 14 — Thanksgiving (University Closed)

October 16 — 3-4pm GEA Coffee Hour (JHB 719)

October 18 — 4-6 pm, CUPE Mental Health Action Committee (JHB 719)

October 19 — 3-5 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health (JHB 719)

October 24 — 12-1:30pm Brown Bag Lunch (JHB 719)

October 28 — 12-3 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health (JHB 719)

October 30 — 11-2 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health (JHB 719)

Nov 1 — 12-4 pm, How to Talk to Your Students About Mental Health (JHB 719)

November 4-8 — Fall Break

November 12 — 11-1pm, American Literature Research Collaborative Group Meeting (JHB 719)

November 13 — 2-4pm GEA Mental Health Workshop (JHB 719)

November 15 — 8pm GEA Pub Night

November 20 — 1-2pm GEA Coffee Hour (JHB 719)

November 27 — 1-5pm SSRC Research Roundtable, reception to follow (JHB 718)

December 5 — 6-8 pm, American Literature Research Collaborative Group Meeting (JHB 719)

December 6 — 4-6pm GEA Meeting (JHB 719)

December 6 — 7pm GEA Christmas Party

December 20 — Winter Break Begins

WINTER SESSION 2020

January 6 — Classes Begin

January 15 — 1-2pm GEA Coffee Hour (JHB 719)

January 17 — 7pm Academics Read Things They Wrote As Kids

January 31 — 4-6pm GEA Meeting (JHB 719)

January 31 — 7pm GEA Pub Night

February 5 — 12-1:30pm GEA Brown Bag Lunch (JHB 719)

February 12 — 1-3pm GEA Mental Health Workshop / Check In (JHB 719)

February 17 — Family Day

February 17-21 — Spring Break

March 4 — 12-1:30pm GEA Brown Bag Lunch: MA CRW 1 Reading (JHB 719)

March 20 — 9am-4pm Visitors’ Day

March 20 — 4pm GEA Visitors’ Day Pub Night

March 25 — 1-2pm GEA Coffee Hour (JHB 719)

March x — (TIME TBD) MA in English in the Field of Creative Writing Gala

April 3 — 4-6pm GEA End of Year Meeting & Elections (JHB 719)

April 3 — 7pm GEA Pub Night

April 23-24 — (TIMES TBD) GEA Conference (JHB 100 and 616, pub night to follow)