Know Your Rights Workshop for Disabled Students and Advocates

Do you want to learn more about the University’s duty to accommodate and your rights as a disabled student? Not sure about what to do when your access needs are not being met? Join Students for Barrier-free Access’ (SBA) for a free Know Your Rights workshop for disabled students and student advocates. We are thrilledContinue reading “Know Your Rights Workshop for Disabled Students and Advocates”

Surviving Together: A Self-Advocacy Workshop for Disabled Students

Surviving Together; A Self-Advocacy Workshop for Disabled Students Join Students for Barrier-free Access (SBA) for an informational workshop for disabled students and student advocates. Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, full-time or part-time, new or returning, an international or transfer student, this session is for you! Come meet other disabled students and SBA members,Continue reading “Surviving Together: A Self-Advocacy Workshop for Disabled Students”

Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Spaces: Literary Open House

Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Spaces: Literary Open House Date: September 26thTime: 4pm – 7:30pmLocation: 563 Spadina Crescent (North Borden Building – Accessible Entrance & Elevator @ Rear of Building) Literary Open House Come to North Borden and explore, draft, read and print your way through three floors of media and literature based activities. WithContinue reading “Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Spaces: Literary Open House”

Exam Destressor: Painting with SBA!

EXAM DESTRESSOR: Painting with SBA! Take a break from exams with SBA! Join us on Friday, April 20th for an afternoon of group painting. No artistic experience is required.Come by to unwind, make new friends and contemplate the life that awaits you post-exams!If painting isn’t for you, feel free to stop by anyway for snacks and conversation!Continue reading “Exam Destressor: Painting with SBA!”

SBA Newsletter [December 6, 2016]

SBA Programming and Events SBA-CWTP Cookie Exchange and Social QT2SBIPOC Discussion Night Crafternoon Office Closure Community Events and Resources Indigenous Winter Social The Spice Fearless Heart: Anti-Colonial Mindfulness Workshop UofT Innovation Hub SBA Programming and EventsSBA-CWTP Cookie Exchange and Social Join Students for Barrier-free Access and the Centre for Women and Trans People at UContinue reading “SBA Newsletter [December 6, 2016]”

Read Our New Op-Ed in The Strand: The University-Mandated Leave of Absence is Discriminatory and Harmful

Students for Barrier-free Access (SBA) is an organization led by mad and disabled students at the University of Toronto, an institution located on the territories of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca, and most recently, the Mississaugas of New Credit. SBA advocates for equity and the removal of barriers to accessing education. AsContinue reading “Read Our New Op-Ed in The Strand: The University-Mandated Leave of Absence is Discriminatory and Harmful”

SBA Newsletter [November 20th, 2017]

** WEEKLY NEWSLETTER [November 13th- November 17th] ———————————————————— ============================================================ ** (http://www.twitter.com/sbacentre ) ** (http://www.facebook.com) ** (uoftsba.com) Announcement 1) Today is Trans Day of Resilience! 2) Change in office hours for November 3) SBA University-Mandated Leave of Absence Policy Petition Update Upcoming SBA Events 4) SBA Trans day of Resilience 5) Colour Between the Lines: BIPOCContinue reading “SBA Newsletter [November 20th, 2017]”

SBA Newsletter [November 14, 2017]

SBA Programming and Events UofT New Learning Portal Drop-In Testing Session – Feedback needed Computer Lab and Study room Closure – November 16th Around the Kitchen Table; An Evening of Community Cooking Crafternoon Community Events and Resources Gender 101 & Accountability for Allies workshop – Today! NoDAPL Solidarity Info Academic Toolbox Renewal: Building UofT’s NextContinue reading “SBA Newsletter [November 14, 2017]”