Professor John Munro passed away on December 23, 2013. This site is maintained and kept online as an archive. For more infomation please visit the Centre for Medieval Studies

Professor (Emeritus) John H. Munro passed away December 23, 2013

Department of Economics,
University of Toronto
150 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5S 3G7

My Home Page: freely accessible to everybody.

Updated on: Friday, 20 September 2013

Memorandum from the College Writing Centres: on Support for Student Writing Assignments in the Faculty of Arts and Science

as addressed to the faculty in Arts and Science

  • 1. Students can find information about college writing centres at this web site . The teaching approach of the college writing centres is described at this web site.

  • 2. The start page for the website "Writing at the University of Toronto" is found here. You can use the dropdown index or the search function to find files relevant to your course. Students benefit from your recommendation of specific material. More than 60 Advice files on all aspects of academic writing are available from Printable PDF versions are listed at this website .

  • 3. You may especially want to refer students to "How Not to Plagiarize" and other advice on documentation format and methods of integrating sources; these are listed in the section at this website

  • 4. Please refer students to the Writing Plus workshop series, described at this website. We also attach the flyer for this series.

  • 5. Information about the English Language Learning program (ELL) is available at this website . You might particularly want to recommend these activities: 1)the Communication Cafe, which meets weekly at four different times and locations for the first five weeks of each term for practice with oral skills like class discussion and presentations;and 2)Reading eWriting, an online program that helps students engage course readings more effectively. You can also find further instructional advice files for students and for classroom instruction on this site. For more information, please contact the ELL Coordinator Leora Freedman at

  • Sincerely,
    Deborah Knott (on behalf of the College Writing Centres)
    Director, New College Writing Centre

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