- 2001-2015 (Creation)
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1.6 m of textual and electronic records, and film (4 bankers boxes)
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The Munk School of Global Affairs (also referred to as the Munk School or Munk) at the University of Toronto is an interdisciplinary academic centre with various research and educational programs committed to the field of globalization. It occupies the historical Devonshire House, a former residential hall of the university's Trinity College, and in 2012 opened a second location at 315 Bloor Street West (Observatory Site).
The school was founded as the Munk Centre for International Studies in 2000, named after Canadian businessman and philanthropist Peter Munk who made a $6.4 million donation to finance the construction. It was renamed the Munk School of Global Affairs on April 13, 2010 when Peter and Melanie Munk made a further $35 million donation.
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The Munk Centre for International Studies (formerly the Centre for International Studies) was renamed the Munk School of Global Affairs in 2010
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This fonds contains 1 accession;
NOTE - THESE BOXES WERE DEACCESSIONED 2017/02/27
A2015-0008: Contains press releases, media clippings, and video recordings regarding the Lionel Gelber Prize, an international award for distinguished writing in the field of foreign affairs. The accession also contains records dealing with the selection process, including members of the selection committee, and various submissions for the award.
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Restricted; subject to review under the Freedom of Information and Protections of Privacy Act (FIPPA).