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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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Stage 3 – Inching the line

Goal: Gradually broaden on-campus access.

  • Expand safety measures/initiatives (including signage) in correspondence with Stage III operational expansion.
  • Prepare for Stage IV operational expansion.
  • Controlled access to campus.
  • Common areas re-open with restrictions.
  • Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre and Athletic facilities open with restrictions.
  • Active learning delivery model (integrate e-learning technology in a hands-on environment) fully resumes with restrictions in effect
  • Research fully resumes with necessary restrictions.
  • Limited access to student supports and services with virtual access still available.
  • Outdoor venues open with restrictions.
  • Remote work continues where possible with implementation of onsite work rotations.
  • Food services resumes with strict restrictions.
  • Virtual recruitment continues with gradual return to in-person external activity.
  • Limited campus events and activities restricted to smaller gatherings.
  • Essential maintenance activity continues.
  • Travel restrictions remain in effect―exceptions considered.
  • Capital projects in vacant areas.