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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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Campus Safety contact information

Tom Lynch
Director, Office of Campus Safety
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 2943

Peter Trimble
Manager - Public Safety and Security 
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 2525

Jade Harper
Manager of Student Conduct and Investigations
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 2596

Thomas Bezruki
Manager, Emergency Management
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 3107

Michelle Osborne
Administrative Assistant
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 3294

Security office
North Oshawa campus location
Gordon Willey building
(Security desk is adjacent to main entrance reception desk)
T: 905.721.8668 ext. 2400 or 905.721.3211 (24 hours)