Premier Kathleen Wynne kicks off tour of Ontario’s post-secondary institutions at OCAD U

 

Monday, January 23, 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne kicked off a tour of Ontario’s post-secondary institutions at OCAD University on January 23, 2017.  The visit provided her with an opportunity to hear from students about important issues, including tuition costs and the post-graduation job market.  Premier Wynne met with students, faculty and staff, toured several studios and viewed innovation showcases. In a productive roundtable discussion with students, the premier discussed improvements that are coming to the Ontario Student Assistance Program to make higher education more accessible for young people.

Premier Wynne tours a painting studio at OCAD University.
Premier Wynne tours a painting studio at OCAD University.

Premier Wynne and President Sara Diamond take part in a student roundtable discussion.
Premier Wynne and President Sara Diamond take part in a student roundtable discussion.

Premier Kathleen Wynne meets OCAD U students on her recent tour of the university.
Premier Kathleen Wynne meets OCAD U students on her recent tour of the university.

Sarah Tranum, "CleanCube Project" Poster
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to launch of the fourth iteration of the "This is Research" campaign to raise awareness about research at OCAD University.
Rendering of black industrial structure against black background
The Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair and The Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are excited to announce Andre Baynes as the 2020 Recipient of the Artist Project Career Launcher.
The OCAD U Print Shop will be closing at 6:00pm on Monday, January 27th due to illness. We apologize for any and all inconvenience.   
Photo of two large landscape collages with wood frame door in middle
The Gladstone Hotel and the Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2020 Come Up To My Room Career Launcher, Maxwell Lander and Aaron Jones.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the news of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash that claimed the lives of 176 people near Tehran yesterday. 
DesignTO bus advertisement rendering.
This year, DesignTO partnered with OCAD University’s Design4 program to create look and feel of the festival’s 10th Anniversary.
OCAD University mourns death of Jeremy Vincent Urbina, student in the Faculty of Art
Abid Virani and Aliwar Pillai, co-founders, Fable Tech Labs (photo courtesy: Forbes)
OCAD U alumni, Alwar Pillai and Abid Virani, co-founders of Fable Tech Labs, were named in Forbes Magazine’s latest Top 30 under 30 list.
Premier Wynne, President Sara Diamond and student roundtable participants.
Monday, January 23, 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne kicked off a tour of Ontario’s post-secondary institutions at OCAD University on January 23, 2017.  The visit provided her with an opportunity to hear from students about important issues, including tuition costs and the post-graduation job market.  Premier Wynne met with students, faculty and staff, toured several studios and viewed innovation showcases. In a productive roundtable discussion with students, the premier discussed improvements that are coming to the Ontario Student Assistance Program to make higher education more accessible for young people.

Poster: 
Premier Wynne tours a painting studio at OCAD University.
Premier Wynne and President Sara Diamond take part in a student roundtable discussion.
Premier Kathleen Wynne meets OCAD U students on her recent tour of the university.