Humanities and Social Science Tutors

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ARIANA

Gender: Female

Education: BA, History and French, Simon Fraser University (2016)

Teachable Subject(s): English (High School & ESL), French, History, Other Humanities Courses, Indigenous Studies (Focus on Settler Colonialism in North America), Essay Writing

Language(s) Spoken: English, French

Tutors in the Following Area(s): U of T St. George Campus; All of Toronto Where Accessible by TTC Subway Lines

Awards and Distinctions: Summit Entrance Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2012-2013); Athletic Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2012-2014); Dr. Gordon L. Diewert Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2014); Department of French Alliance Francaise Prize, Simon Fraser University (2015); John Stell Sykes Scholarship (2016); Alumni Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2013, 2016); Margaret Ormsby History Prize (2016); Department of History 50th Anniversary Award for Democracy, Simon Fraser University (2016); Open Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2013-2016); President’s Honour Roll, Simon Fraser University (2015, 2016); Dean’s Honour Role, Simon Fraser University (2013-2016); Department of French Scholarship, Simon Fraser University (2017); Simon Fraser University Gold Medal (2017); Stephen McIntyre Memorial Book Prize in History (2017)


Benson

image003Gender: Male

Education: BA, History and Political Science, University of Toronto (2016)

Teachable Subject(s): History, Political Science, International Relations, Other Humanities and Social Science Courses, Essay Writing

Language(s) Spoken: English, Chinese (Cantonese)

Tutors in the Following Area(s): All of Toronto accessible within 2km of the TTC subway lines; U of T St George, UTSC, and northern Scarborough

Awards and Distinctions: University College Scholarship (2012); University of Toronto Scholar (2012); J.S. McLean Scholarship (2012-2015); Reuben Wells Leonard Scholarship in Humanities (2013); Alexander Mackenzie Scholarship in Political Science (2014); Ruth Robinson Leberg Book Award (2014); C.L. Burton Open Scholarship (2014); Moffatt & Eleanor Woodside Prize for History (2014, 2015); Dean’s List (2012-2016), The Undergraduate Awards Highly Commended Entrant (2016); Alen Milne McCombie Scholarship (2016)


ERIKA

Gender: Female

Education: BA, Forensic Psychology, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (2016); Masters of Social Work, University of Toronto (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): Psychology, Criminology, Sociology, Social Sciences, Statistics (undergraduate), English, Essay Writing, Biology (high school)

Language(s) Spoken: English

Tutors in the Following Area(s): All of Toronto accessible within 1km of the TTC subway lines; U of T St George; East York

Awards and Distinctions: Factor-Inwentash Graduate Scholarship (2017); University of Toronto Fellowship (2016); President’s List, UOIT (2013-2016); Johnson Inc. Scholarship, UOIT (2016); UOIT In-Course Scholarship (2015); UOIT Entry Scholarship (2012); Vanhaverbeke Scholarship, UOIT (2012)


Haley

image003Gender: Female

Education: Bachelor of Social Work, Ryerson University (2017); Masters of Social Work, University of Toronto (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Math (High School), English (High School), Social Sciences (High School), History (High School), Geography (High School)

Language(s) Spoken: English

Tutors in the Following Area(s): Uptown and Midtown Toronto


HOPE

Gender: Male

Education: BA, Philosophy, English (minor), Wilfred Laurier University (2003); Masters in Philosophy, York University (2005), PhD, Philosophy, York University (In Progress); Diploma, Health Services and Policy Research, Ontario Training Centre in Health Services and Policy Research, York University (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): Social and Political Philosophy; Ethics; Metaphysics and Epistemology; Feminist Epistemology; Ancient Philosophy; English; Business Management; Business Administration; Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Language(s) Spoken: English

Tutors in the Following Area(s): Greater Toronto Area


Jason

screen-shot-2016-11-18-at-1-59-29-pmGender: Male

Education: BA (Honours), Political Science & History, University of Toronto (2002); MA, Political Science, University of Toronto (2003)

Teachable Subject(s): Political Science courses, Essay Writing

Language(s) Spoken: English, Hebrew.

Tutors in the Following Area(s): All of the Greater Toronto Area

Awards and Distinctions: Innis College Alumni Book Award, University of Toronto (2000); Dean’s List, University of Toronto (2001, 2002); Later Life Learning Scholarship, University of Toronto (2001); Evelyn Cotter Book Award, University of Toronto (2003)


KAINAT

Gender: Female

Education: BA, Psychology, York University (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): English, Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, History, Social Sciences, Humanities

Language(s) Spoken: English, Urdu

Tutors in the Following Area(s): North York, Scarborough, Anywhere TTC Accessible


MARI

Gender: Female

Education: BA, English, York University (1999); Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, University of Toronto (2003); Social Service Worker Diploma (Honours), George Brown College (2013); Bachelor of Social Work (Honours), Ryerson University (2016); Master of Social Work (Honours), Ryerson University (2017)

Teachable Subject(s): English (including ESL), all humanities and social science courses, Essay Writing

Language(s) Spoken: English, French, Mandarin

Tutors in the Following Area(s): Downtown Toronto, West End Toronto, East End Toronto
Awards and Distinctions: Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2016), Undergraduate Research Scholarship (2015)


STEPHANIE

Gender: Female

Education: BA, History, Gender & Women’s Studies (minor), York University (2016); MA, History, University of Toronto (2017)

Teachable Subject(s): History, Anthropology, Essay Writing, Social Science, English, Humanities, Gender Studies, Indigenous Studies

Language(s) Spoken: English, Portuguese

Tutors in the Following Area(s): Etobicoke, Mississauga, North York, Toronto (any location accessible by TTC subway lines)


VICTORIA

Gender: Female

Education: BSc, University of Toronto (2001); MA, Sociology and Equity Studies, U of T (2012); PhD, Sociology and Anthropology, the University of Ottawa (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): Sociology, Anthropology, Career Counselling, Statistics for Social Sciences

Language(s) Spoken: English, Russian

Tutors in the Following Area(s): Downtown, Uptown, Rosedale, Lawrence Park, Summer Hill, University of Toronto; York University, Ryerson University campuses.

Awards and Distinctions: NSERC scholarship (2013)


XYLIA

Gender: Female

Education: BA, Psychology, Anthropology (minor), St. Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia (2010); BA (Hons.), Sociology, Psychology (minor), Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Nfld. (2017); MA, Sociology, York University (In Progress)

Teachable Subject(s): Sociology, Social Psychology, Social Sciences, Essay Writing

Language(s) Spoken: English

Tutors in the Following Geographic Area(s): Negotiable, but all of Toronto accessible within 2km of the TTC Subway Line, York University Keele Campus, Western North York, and Downtown Toronto preferred.

Awards and Distinctions: New Minas Sunrise Achievement Scholarship (2007); St. Mary’s University Entrance Scholarship (2007); PepsiCo Foundation ExCEL Scholarship (2007); WAMUN (Women’s Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland) Mature Student Scholarship (2015); Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Dean’s List (2015-2017); Pro Vice-Chancellor’s Essay Prize (2017); Dr. J. Douglas Eaton Scholarship (2017); York Master’s Fellowship (2017); York Graduate Scholarship (2017)