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 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
On June 13th 2015 AMCA Toronto organized 1st annual table tennis tournament titled AMCA Toronto Open 2015. There were 13 registered participants and a few spectators. All the games were hard fought and some players were visibly exhausted. After the dust settled, the following 3 people emerged victorious: 1st Place: Dan Stefancic 2nd Place: Zeljko Odorcic 3rd Place: Vladimir Res There were quite a
Dear colleagues and friends, Please, join us for a recreational and exciting day of table tennis followed by good food and drinks, conversation and outdoor activities in beautiful surroundings of the Credit River. Players of all levels and ages are welcome. For details, please see the attachment.