10th Apr2014

Updates on the Election Results for the Upcoming Year

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Hello everyone!
I’m proud to present the new UTCLC executive committee for the 2014-2015 year:

President: SuJung Lee
Vice-President of Administration: Jenny Joh
Vice-President of Finance: Yueting Rita Ni
Secretary: Yue Wang (Carrie)

The position for Membership Director, as well as potentially additional executive positions, will open up at the beginning of the next school year. More information will be announced closer to September, so make sure to keep an eye out for that!
Thank you to everyone who attended and supported our events this year. UTCLC saw one of its most successful years this year in terms of fundraising and involvement in the community and we couldn’t have done it without you. We look forward to working towards another great year!

In addition, please find attached the meeting minutes for the final general meeting of the 2013-2014 year held this past Friday. Inside you’ll find details from the elections and information on upcoming Lions events.

Good luck on exams everyone!


19th Mar2014

UTCLC Upcoming General Meeting

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Hey everyone!!

First off, UTCLC will be having it’s second last general meeting this week. Here are the deets:

WHERE: New College Wetmore Hall, room 54A
WHEN: Thursday March 20, 2014 — 4:00PM
WHAT: to discuss elections and executive position details

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Secondly, a huge thanks to everyone who came out to our MUSIC FOR APHASIA concert! We were able to raise $316.05, all of which will be donated to our beneficiary, the Aphasia Institute. More importantly, we were able to raise awareness of the aphasia disorder, an endeavour that we at UTCLC are very proud of.

Anyway, we hope to see you all at our meeting on Thurs! If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail UTCLCinfo@gmail.com.



02nd Mar2014

MUSIC FOR APHASIA: 2nd annual “Campaign for the Brain” Benefit Concert

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Hey everyone!

You’ve all been waiting and now it’s finally here! In collaboration with Ryerson Campus Lions Club, the New College Student Council, and the Aphasia Institute, UTCLC proudly presents its second annual MUSIC FOR APHASIA benefit concert!

We will be having performances from talented individuals from here in the university as well as have the Aphasia Institute to talk a little bit about aphasia. Speech language pathologists as well as volunteers from the institute will be speaking on their experiences at the institute as well as talk about volunteering opportunities. Here’s the info for the event:

When: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 — 6:30 PM
Where: William Doo Auditorium (located on the bottom floor of the New building at 45 Willicocks St. Toronto ON)
Ticket Price: $7 early bird, $10 at the door. You can purchase your early bird tickets at the NCSC office also located at 45 Willcocks St., or you can reserve them by e-mailing UTCLCinfo@gmail.com

All proceeds from the event will be going to the Aphasia Institute, so please help us in supporting this wonderful organization by buying/reserving your tickets today!

Also, please join our FB event page to get more details as we count down to the event: https://www.facebook.com/events/376626792479374

Hope to see everyone there!



26th Jan2014

General Meeting January 27th, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

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Howdy everyone!

We will be having our first general meeting of 2014 tomorrow: Monday January 27th, 2013 in New College Wilson building room 2002 @ 6:00 PM. We will be discussing the activities for the new year and will be delegating roles for our events. Hope to see you all there!

– M

03rd Jan2014

December Meeting

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Happy New Year everyone!

I hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing holiday.

For those of you who missed the last meeting of 2013, here is a brief recap of our discussions:

1.     Year In Review:

Thank you to everyone who organized and attended all the events we had in the past year. With your help, UTCLC successfully fundraised for research for breast cancer, The Dog Guides of Canada, and the LCIF Typhoon Relief in Philippines:

  • September – CIBC Run For the Cure: raised $160.00 toward breast cancer research
  • October – Settlers of Catan Tournament: raised $140.00 toward The Dog Guides of Canada
  • November – Bake Sale for the Philippines: raised $258.16 toward the LCIF Typhoon Relief Effort for the Philippines

2.     Upcoming Events in 2014:

  • January – Induction Ceremony: A night for all of our new members to be officially inducted into the club.
  • March – Benefit Concert for the Institute of Aphasia: A night of talents at the William Doo Auditorium in New College, where all proceeds will go toward the Institute of Aphasia. More information TBA

UTCLC’s focus for 2014 will be to promote volunteerism and community service. The following are some of the ideas brought forth by members:

  • Reading to children at the local Toronto library (This is in line with the LCI reading initiative)
  • Getting involved with local organizations like Yonge Street Mission (http://www.ysm.ca/)
  • Serving meals at the local Soup Kitchen

If you’re interested in the opportunities above or have any suggestions to add to the above, feel free to e-mail us, post on our Facebook page or attend our next general meeting on January 10th, 2014! (More information about the general meeting TBA)



Have a great start of the semester!




03rd Dec2013

General Meeting Coming Up!

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Hey everyone! Hope everyone has had an awesome semester and we at UTCLC know you’re all getting ready to hit the books for the finals BUT before you all do that, why not come by to our last general meeting of the year?!?!?! Uhhh, because there’s free food? 😉
With the semester winding down, UTCLC wants to wish everyone good luck with handing in those essays and assignments, and with studying for exams!

That being said, we will be having our last general meeting this week to talk about the new year and what’s in store for UTCLC! Here are the deets:

WHEN: Thursday 5th, 2013 — 5:00 PM
WHERE: Hart House, North Sitting Room
WHAT: Discuss 2014’s plans and activities

I did mention there’s free food, right? There’s going to be free pizza and pop, so come join us and get involved!


20th Nov2013

UTCLC Bake Sale! Mmmmmmm…..

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Hey everyone! Hope everyone having a fantastic week so far!

In response to Typhoon Haiyan that has recently hit the Philippines, UTCLC will be holding a bake sale to raise funds for the Lions of Canada Fund of Lions Club International. LCIF is making an effort by responding with donations to support areas in need, and so please come out and support Lions Club by buying a few baked goods!
WHEN: Thursday November 21st, 2013 — 12-4PM
WHERE: Wilson Lounge (there will be a table just up the stairs, look for our purple banner!)
WHAT: To raise funds for the Lions of Canada Fund in response to Typhoon Haiyan that has struck the Philippines, so bring a few dollars and come support Lions!
Also, check out the Lions Club International blog for news on the Lions relief in the Philippines: http://lionsclubs.org/blog/category/disaster-relief/typhoon-haiyan/
So come on out and buy yourself a little treat while helping those in need! 😀
– M
04th Nov2013

BEERONOMICS – First Joint Social of the Year!

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Hello my lovelies! Hope midterms, assignments, and papers haven’t totally stressed you out! It’s time to unwind and relax a little. 🙂

UTCLC is collaborating with the Economics Student Association (ESA) along with its partners to bring you our first joint social of the year: BEERONOMICS!

When: Thursday, November 7th, 8:30-11:30 pm
Where: Shoeless Joe’s (720 Spadina Ave)
Who: YOU, your friends, and one awesome crowd.


Come meet fellow students from all majors and disciplines. We’ll provide some free food along with both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, while quantities last. What else are you waiting for? Grab your friends, put on your social caps, and have a blast!


A special thanks to our partners who helped make this event possible:

-The Economics Students’ Association (ESA)
-English Language Learning Student Association (ELLSA)
-Employment Relations Students Association (ERSA)
-University of Toronto Business Association (UTBA)
-Contemporary Asian Studies Student Union (UTCASSU)

All U of T students are welcome. Mark this in your calendars, we’ll see you there!


– M















21st Oct2013

UTCLC Pre-Halloween Settlers of Catan Tournament!!!

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Hey everyone!

Hope you’re all having a great start to your week and midterms/tests have been going well!

UTCLC is hosting its 2nd annual Settlers of Catan board game tournament, and this time we’ll be throwing in a blast of Halloween fun! (Muahahahahahaha!)

Here are the details you’ll need to take part in this great event!

WHEN: Wednesday October 30th, 2013 — 6PM-9PM

WHERE: Hart House South Dining Room


WHAT: There will be a $10 entry free for the tournament with a chance to win the grand prize of $100! There will be food, soft drinks, and of course candy! All proceeds will be going to the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.


For updates, join the FB event page:



If you have any questions, please send us an e-mail at UTCLCinfo@gmail.com


Tell all your friends, BE EXCITED and we hope to see you there!!

– M


09th Oct2013

Coming soon: Halloween Catan Tournament

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UTCLC is hosting its second tournament for the popular board game, Settlers of Catan!

WHEN: Wednesday October 30th

WHERE: Hart House South Dining Room

Join us for your chance to win a CASH PRIZE of 100 $! Sign up will start at 6 p.m. and the buy-in fee is $10 per person.

All proceeds will go toward the Dog Guides of Canada.

Tell your friends to come out compete, cheer or play for fun!


If you have any more questions/concerns contact, OR you’re just interested in helping us out with events, feel free to contact us at UTCLCinfo@gmail.com!


See you there!