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Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah in the Workplace

As the U of T community prepares to celebrate Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah, we are attaching an informational guide regarding these festivals. Please feel free to circulate this information broadly so that you and members of your division can familiarize yourselves with the meaning and traditions that are celebrated by many.

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Becoming familiar with the religious observances of our community is an important part of promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion, and ensuring staff feel supported. With this in mind, we will be sharing similar information on other religious holidays as we move through the calendar year.