AMCA Toronto, an association of students and friends of Croatian Universities, founded in 1990, has become the centre of intellectual life of the Croatian community in Southern Ontario (Canada). It is the largest and the most vibrant association of its kind outside of Croatia.
A widely popular, thought provoking and fun way of socializing. The Club which is open to all book loving AMCA members is meeting once a month.
Initiated in year 2012 the club accomplished numerous urban hikes within the beautiful Toronto ravines and surrounding lands. The objective is to enjoy and explore natural wonders, learn about local heritage,
enjoy the company of friends and exercise in a friendly and healthy environment.
AMCA Youth was established in summer 2012 when young Croatian newcomers joined AMCA. Members of AMCA Youth enjoy the possibility of exploring Croatian and Canadian culture through academic and leisure activities. They also provide assistance and expertise in promoting and organizing these activities.
Dear colleagues and friends, AMCA Toronto invites its members and the community at large to an evening with one of the best known Croatian writers in North America, a winner of many literary awards and a professor at Concordia University, Josip Novakovich, on Friday, November 20, 2015 at 7:45 pm, at Baka Gallery Cafe, 2256 Bloor Street West, Toronto. Josip will read excerpts from his stories colle
Dragi AMCA izletnici, Pozivam sve ljubitelje prirode da nam se pridruze u jesenskoj setnji i malom pikniku u nedjelju 18 listopada. Sume u bogatim bojama, staza kojom cemo hodati prolazi slikovitim podrucjima odabrane dionice Bruce Trail-a, Glen Haffy, oko 9 km sjeverno od Caledon East. Prilika za lijepe vizure i fotke su bezbrojne. Duljina staze je 2.3 km u jednom smjeru (s povratkom do pocetne t
Dear colleagues and friends, AMCA Toronto invites its members and the community at large to an evening with an AMCA Toronto member Hrvoje Fabek, a post-doctoral fellow working in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 7:45 pm, at the Faculty Club of U of T, 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto. Hrvoje will talk about the dis
Dear colleagues and friends, Please join us on Friday October 23, 2015 at 6 pm at the 14th Annual AMCA Toronto Gala, celebrating the 25th anniversary of our association at The Boulevard Club. The evening will feature a cocktail reception, a fine cultural program, great food, drinks, entertainment and the company of well known academics, professionals and business people. The keynote speaker will b
It is our pleasure to announce the recipients of the annual AMCA Toronto scholarship awards. The selection committee had the extremely difficult job of selecting finalist from an incredible deep pool of candidates (over seventy well qualified individuals). After careful consideration the AMCA Executive Board have decided on two recipients: Karlo Toljan, Zagreb, Croatia Karlo is a fifth year medica
We are pleased to announce that as of September 1st, 2015, last year’s AMCA Toronto scholarship recipient and current Secretary of AMCA Toronto Board of Directors, Aleksandra Srša Benko, has assumed the North America’s only Chair of Croatian Language and Culture in the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies, Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo. Aleksandra will be teaching all five cou
Dear Colleagues and Friends of AMCA Toronto! It is our pleasure to announce that this year AMCA Toronto is organizing a one-day excursion to a few towns of Central Ontario on Saturday, September 26, 2015. We plan to visit picturesque towns rich in cultural heritage and important economic development: Sutton – Peterborough – Cobourg Champlain College, Peterborough Victoria Hall, Cobourg
It is our pleasure to inform you that AMCA Toronto members Martina Vrbanic and Tatjana Hutinec were selected by the City of Toronto to paint Outside the Box for the City of Toronto along the PAN AM Torch Relay Route. Congratulations with best wishes to Martina and Tatjana. AMCA Toronto Press release invitation