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CAW-Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy
UNIFOR Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy

About Us

Welcome! The CAW-Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy is the first union-endowed chair at a Canadian University. The mandate of the chair is to create a hub of interaction between social justice activists and academics at Ryerson University. This is a cross-appointment in Politics and Social Work.

The current chair is Winnie Ng. Read more about Winnie and her work at Ryerson and beyond here.

Chair Emeritus is Judy Rebick. Read more about Judy and her work at Ryerson and beyond here.

What is the Gindin Chair up to?

The Gindin Chair holds lots of events and activities throughout the year, on and off Ryerson campus. If you're interested in the activities of the Gindin Chair, please contact us, and we'll put you on our e-mail list.

Donate to the Gindin Chair

Ryerson is raising money to ensure that the Chair will continue in perpetuity. You can contribute to the CAW-Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy by making your cheque out to Ryerson University (with "Gindin Chair" in the memo line) and sending it to:

Winnie Ng

CAW-Sam Gindin Chair in Social Justice and Democracy
Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street
Eric Palin Hall, 2nd Floor

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5B 2K3

justiceweek

    4th Annual Ryerson Social
    Justice Week:

    A Different World is Possible

    October 6 - 10, 2014

    Ryerson University, Toronto