University in the Community (UitC) is an initiative of a charitable, non-profit organization called the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA).Read More ...
University in the Community (UitC) is an initiative of a charitable, non-profit organization called the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA).
Our program strengthens the mutual benefits of bringing the university into the community and the community into the university
We support public education that is inclusive, participatory, and lifelong.
We provide non-credit, university-level courses in the liberal arts for adults
We reach out to those whose access to post-secondary education has been limited by academic, social and/or financial barriers by offering classes that are free-of charge in Fall, Winter, and Spring termsRead More ...
At University in the Community, all participants – students and volunteer lecturers – experience first-hand how learning and understanding is fundamentally shaped in relationship with each other.
UitC would not be possible without the participation of its exceptional volunteer presenters:
Rosemary Aubert, Franҫoise Baylis, Ronald Beiner, Charlotte Bell, John Bell, John Borrows, Shauna Brail, Luisa Bravo, Pearce Carefoote, Jayce Chiblow, David Crombie, Art Davis, Dennis Duffy, Kate Dupuis, Jeffrey Dvorkin, Ray Ellenwood, Martin Friedland, Katy Fulfer, Rita Gardiner, Usha George, Donald Gillies, Lorna Goodison, Will Greaves, Ken Greenberg, Christos Hatzis, Ainsley Hawthorn, Travis Hay, Samantha Hill, Kofi Hope, Anne Innis Dagg, Nicholas Keung, Rebecca Kingston, Naulaq Le Drew, John Lorinc, Heather MacDougall, Peter MacLeod, Lee Maracle, Louis March, Dr. Kwame McKenzie, Dara McLeod, Brenda McPhail, Rebecca McTaggart, Gerta Moray, Daniel Munro, Steve Munro, Muneeb Nasir, Bryan Nelson, Channon Oyeniran, Melanie Panitch, Damiano Pietropaolo, John Polanyi, Chris Ramsaroop, Ken Rea, Kent Roach, Cecilia Rocha, David Rooney, Peter Russell, Joe Schlesinger, John Sewell, Don Shebib, Julian Sher, Haroon Siddiqui, Ruby Singh, Laura Spinney, John David Stewart, R. H. Thomson, Teajai Travis, Brenda Wastasecoot, Zachary Weinstein, Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux, Cynthia Wilkey, Natalie Zemon Davis