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Both U of T’s campus and Toronto-general are home to a plethora of science-related events every week. Science Around Town is your guide to the highlights.

MINDFEST

In collaboration with U of T student Health and Wellness, this event will feature guest speakers, interactive workshops, and booths to kick off the National Mental Illness Awareness Week. Come out to support and raise awareness about mental health.

Wednesday, October 7

9:00 pm – 9:30 pm

7 Hart House Circle

Admission: Free

VCDS Presents: The Physicists

The Victoria College Drama Society opens their season with The Physicists, a comedy that traces the lives of three cold-war scientists living in a mental hospital.

October 6, 7 and 8

8:00 pm

The Cat’s Eye Pub & Student Lounge

Admission: $5.00 for students

Tickets can be purchased at the door or at uofttix.ca

MEDICAL/DENTAL/PUBLIC HEALTH BRIGADE INFO SESSION

Hosted by University of Toronto Global Brigades (UTGB), this event is an information session regarding opportunities fundraising pertaining to public health, open to all students.

Thursday, October 8

5:30 pm

MS2172

27 King’s College Circle

Admission: Free

NEUROTALK 14: BRAIN MODELS IN NEUROSCIECE

A Collaborative Program in Neuroscience (CPIN) presents a talk exploring various models used to study the brains of animals like mouse and primates, challenges in translational medicine and exciting new advances in the study of brain related diseases.

Friday, October 9

5:30pm

GSU pub

16 Bancroft Avenue

Admission: Free

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