Thursday, September 18, 2008

Student Life, Harbord St. B.I.A., Film, and Theatre

Guests on the show:

1. Deanne Fischer the Director of Student Life Programmes at U of T
ULife was started about a year ago and exists to help connect students with what is happening all over campus. Different groups on campus post events and activities; everything from a biology professor posting researcher positions to environmental groups posting about meetings. Visit for more information.

2. Neil Wright of the Harbord St. Business Improvement Area (B.I.A.)
B.I.A.s are an organized of group of businesses that tax themselves to raise funds to improve their local area. The Harbord St. B.I.A. is currently rallying their community to show their support of the Varsity Blues Football team.

3. Leslie Robertson and Andrea Wasserman, actors performing at Hart House Theatre
Come see King Lear, the latest Hart House theatre production opening October 1st. For more information go to or get tickets at

4. Rick Palidor - Programma Advisor of the Hart House Film Board
The latest Hart House Film Board contest is the "Thanks for Nothing Contest", where contestants will have 4 days to make a movie based. Anyone can enter and it's free. Deadline to enter is October 10. Check out and the the Hart House Film Board You Tube channel. The film board also hosts a variety of free and low-cost workshops covering various aspects of filmmaking. Next Wednesday they are hosting a screening party to open the year of events. It starts at 7pm with student films and food.

Music on the show:

Occhipinti - Cantu ri li schuaggiatura
The Telepathic Butterflies - Mr. Dysfunctionality
Sam Roberts - Oh Maria
Kensington Market - I would be the one
Brendan Canning - Antique Bull
Share - To Shy to Blush
Economics - he was my friend

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