Calumet 50th Anniversary Celebration

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Calumet College will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2020-2021.
We will update this website as the events are being planned and underway.

We look forward to celebrating with our Calumet students, alumnae, fellows, and faculty!

Please complete this short questionnaire on suggestions for Calumet College at York University 50th Anniversary Celebrations (2020-2021) and your interest in joining the Calumet 50th Planning & Advisory Committee.

 

History

We’ll be sorting through where Calumet College started, our connections, and touch-base with members of the Calumet community who can tell us more about the changes we see today.

Renovations

Being gathered in the same space allows you to make those valuable connections, so we’re working towards renovating the space inside Calumet College to make it more accessible and more enjoyable for everyone. 

Events

A variety of social and career-oriented events will be held throughout the Winter semester to help students connect with active community members and gain valuable insight into building their careers. 

Initiatives 

A variety of engaging and informative content will be posted on our social media pages and our website. This is to make sure we able to connect with everyone and spread the news about Calumet’s 50th Anniversary!

An Evening with Calumet

We’re continuing the celebrations for Calumet’s 50th Anniversary, and this time, by bringing together our past and our present! At this panel event you will get a chance to hear from a variety of past and current Calumet College members, including:

David Leyton-Brown – Past Master of Calumet College

Clayton Rhodes – Calumet College Alumnus

Jean-Marc Moke – Current President of Black Students in Psychology (BSIP)

Looking Back & Looking Forward Event

We’re continuing the celebrations for Calumet’s 50th Anniversary, and this time, by bringing together our past and our present!  

Interested in hearing from our past and present Calumet College members about their experiences at the college?Curious about where Calumet College started and the progress we have made?

Then join us for Looking Back & Looking Forward: 50 Years of Calumet College!

At this panel event, you will get a chance to hear from past and current Calumet College members, including:

  • David Leyton-Brown – Past Master of Calumet College
  • Clayton Rhodes – Calumet College Alumnus
  • Jean-Marc Moke – Current President of Black Students in Psychology (BSIP)
  • Collin Zinn – Past President of Calumet College Council

All of our panelists have seen and experienced Calumet College at different times and in different roles over the last 50 years, and you will get to hear about their unique perspectives on the Calumet College community. 

 Additionally, we acknowledge that our 50th Anniversary is taking place under the unique circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic, and we also want to create a safe space for our community members to come together and share their experiences regarding the pandemic and how it has impacted them. That’s why we will spend a portion of the event checking-in with everyone as group, and talk about what we can do as a community to support each other.

This is a great opportunity to connect with the people in your Calumet College community, and learn about all the progress we have made over the last 50 years!

Date: Thursday, February 25th, 2021
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Zoom Event - Zoom information will be sent to registered guests on the day of the event, February 25th, 2021. 

Registration Link for Students
Registration Link for Staff/Faculty/Alumni/Fellows
PLEASE REGISTER TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK.
Please RSVP by or before Wednesday, February 24th @ 11:59pm.

If you have any questions or concerns feel free to email wkabir@yorku.ca.