Holiday Mail Delivery and Courier Service

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

All incoming Canada Post mail addressed to OCAD University will be held by Canada Post from Friday, December 22, 2017 to Tuesday, January 2, 2018.   The final day for pickup of outgoing Canada Post mail from departments on campus is Friday, December 22rd between the hours of 8:30 AM and 2:00 PM.   OCAD U Staff can still drop off Canada Post mail at Distribution Services, located at 100 McCaul, room 239 up until 4:00 PM.

Inter-University Transit System

For IUTS, Inter-University Transit system, service, CANPAR’s last day for pick up is Wednesday, December 20th.    The last day for IUTS deliveries by CANPAR is Thursday, December 21st. 

Couriered Packages

Distribution Services staff will continue to accept and deliver all other courier packages arriving on campus up to Friday,  December 22nd  at 2:00 PM.   After 2:00 PM, Distribution Service staff will accept and hold all incoming courier packages in the Distribution Services area located at 100 McCaul, room 239.  

Please communicate this information to your perspective vendors and insist that they inform their couriers not to leave packages and other deliverables on the loading dock after 3:00 PM on December 22, 2017.  Regular service will resume on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 starting at 8:00 AM.   

Image of plant in front of sun in distance
Footprints of the Rouge depicts the important connections experienced during Margaret Cornell Kirk's time as Photographer-in-Residence at Rouge National Urban Park.
Please read the full story in the digital link below.  Hardcopy version is out on newsstands now. https://www.commarts.com/features/tavis-coburn  Congratulations Tavis!
Art by Stephanie Comilang, winner of the Sobey Art Award (Leroy Schulz)
OCAD U congratulates artist and OCAD U alum Stephanie Comilang on winning the prestigious 2019 Sobey Art Award. The announcement was recently made by the Sobey Art Foundation and the National Gallery of Canada at a ceremony at the Art Gallery of Alberta in Edmonton.The 39-year-old artist, representing the Ontario region, has been awarded Canada's most prestigious contemporary art prize worth $100,000 CAD.
l-r: Luis Jacob, Councillor Crawford, Dr. Diamond, Mayor Tory, Dr. Nagam.
Today, City of Toronto Mayor John Tory proclaimed 2021 as the Year of Public Art, a year-long celebration of art and community. The announcement was made at OCAD University, Canada's largest and most comprehensive Canadian university of art, design and media. Working in partnership with artists, arts organizations and communities city-wide, the City will engage residents and visitors in a city-wide recognition of public art. 
Glenn McArthur, assistant professor, OCAD University, has been awarded first place in the poster competition at The International Colour Association (AIC) conference held in Buenos Aires in October. The poster highlighted the work of OCAD U first-year Colour and Two-Dimensional design students Alacia Karishma Jiwanand (Lisa), Brendan Callan and Carrie Ma.
OCAD U Instructor Anson Liaw's two illustrations have been selected to be a part of this year's OCAD University “ArtWorks 2019” art exhibition. The two illustrations selected for exhibition are: 1) Title: "Solidarity for New Zealand" .  The first submitted illustration entry is a personal non-commissioned illustration created in response to the two consecutive Christchurch mosque terrorist shooting attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, during Friday Prayer on 15 March 2019. 2) Title: "Pray for Amazonia" .     
The Canada School of Public Service has announced its new Digital Fellows -- among them, Dr. Jutta Treviranus, Professor, Faculty of Design, OCAD University and Director and Founder of the Inclusive Design Research Centre.
Important news updates from the Research Ethics Board
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

All incoming Canada Post mail addressed to OCAD University will be held by Canada Post from Friday, December 22, 2017 to Tuesday, January 2, 2018.   The final day for pickup of outgoing Canada Post mail from departments on campus is Friday, December 22rd between the hours of 8:30 AM and 2:00 PM.   OCAD U Staff can still drop off Canada Post mail at Distribution Services, located at 100 McCaul, room 239 up until 4:00 PM.

Inter-University Transit System

For IUTS, Inter-University Transit system, service, CANPAR’s last day for pick up is Wednesday, December 20th.    The last day for IUTS deliveries by CANPAR is Thursday, December 21st. 

Couriered Packages

Distribution Services staff will continue to accept and deliver all other courier packages arriving on campus up to Friday,  December 22nd  at 2:00 PM.   After 2:00 PM, Distribution Service staff will accept and hold all incoming courier packages in the Distribution Services area located at 100 McCaul, room 239.  

Please communicate this information to your perspective vendors and insist that they inform their couriers not to leave packages and other deliverables on the loading dock after 3:00 PM on December 22, 2017.  Regular service will resume on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 starting at 8:00 AM.