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FAS Superior Graduate Student Course Instructor Teaching Award for Alexandra Gustafson - Department of PhilosophyAlexandra Gustafson has added another feather to her awards and recognition cap: the Philosophy PhD candidate, researcher of love, popular teacher, and mental health advocate has received a Superior Graduate Student Course Instructor Teaching Award for 2022–2023 from the Faculty of Arts & Science. Nominations are received from across the ... Read More
Mental Health & Disability Network for phil gradsAlexandra Gustafson (PhD candidate, University of Toronto) has drawn my attention to a new initiative with Parker Rose (graduate student, UCLA): a Mental Health & Disability Network open to all philosophy graduate students. Here are the invitation and contact details: To whom it may concern, We're writing on behalf of...
Curiosity, Creativity, Collaboration: In Conversation with Alexandra Gustafson - Department of PhilosophyIn 2022, the Martha Lile Love Teaching Award went to Alexandra Gustafson for her outstanding work teaching PHL388 – Literature and Philosophy. The committee singled out for praise her course’s design, timely theme, approach to accessibility, and innovative lecture format. Besides being a committed teacher, Gustafson, a published scholar of the philosophy of ... Read More
Support and Solidarity: The GPSU Mental Health & Disability Caucus - Department of PhilosophyIt was at the July 2020 meeting of the Graduate Philosophy Student Union (GPSU) that Andriy Bilenkyy and Alexandra Gustafson, both PhD students in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto (U of T), decided to address the elephant in the room: more needed to be done to ... Read More