Events - March 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
Get your Social Insurance Number on campus

On the last Friday of every month, Service Canada representatives will be on campus issuing and renewing Social Insurance Numbers for international students.

Thursday, March 28, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Thursday, March 28, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
Immigration Information Session

Join the immigration consultants to learn about working in Canada as an undergraduate student and the Canadian regulations for working on and off campus during study terms, off terms, and co-op work terms.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
Student studying in the Science Teaching Complex.

Do you struggle with writing different types of tests in Science? Do you study and prepare before the test and then forget everything you have studied once you start the test?

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
SLP participant and facilitator, Monica says she is lucky to be a part of developing students' leadership capabilities

How does the power of diversity create better groups/teams? How are diversity and motivation linked? The purpose of this workshop is to explore these questions:

  • What are the necessary elements to create and sustain a motivating environment?
  • What are some characteristics and/or actions that define people who are motivating?
  • Does motivation come from within you or does motivation come from the group environment that is created?
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Income Tax Return Info Session.

Are you an international student that wants to learn the basics of how to file your own income tax return? Join a representative from the CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) to find out how and understand more about the Canadian tax system. 

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Skills workshop.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Monday, March 25, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Skills workshop.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Thursday, March 21, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
Immigration Information Session: Post-Graduation Work Permit

Are you an undergraduate student who will be completing your program soon? Are you hoping to remain in Canada and work full-time? Join the immigration consultants to learn what options are available to you. 

Thursday, March 21, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Strategies workshop.

Have you ever written a test or exam and then been surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not really learn it?

Thursday, March 21, 2019 (all day)
Go Abroad Information Session

Are you interested in going abroad? Learn how you can add international experience to your education through an exchange, study abroad, short-term program or internship.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Student studying in the Science Teaching Complex.

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams or leaving studying for exams to the last minute? In Science, you typically have multiple midterms and exams scheduled in close proximity to one another.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Grad student says the SLP helped his professional developemnt and leadership skills

Many, many, many hours are spent in meetings - how can your meetings build relationships and achieve results?

In this workshop you'll gain insight into the:

  • Components of an effective team meeting
  • Roles within a team - productive and unproductive
  • Steps to plan a meeting and set an agenda
  • Strategies to increase participation within your meetings
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Ritika says the workshops are fun and allow you to form friendships!

What qualities make the best leader? Have you ever wanted to be the type of leader others admire? Learn how to develop your credibility and your authentic leadership potential.

In this workshop, you'll explore:

  • Your personal credibility through self-assessment
  • Leading with integrity and authenticity
  • How word choices, actions and avoidances influence personal credibility
  • Qualities of admired leaders
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Students attend a Supported Learning Group (SLG).

Supported learning groups (SLG) are free weekly study sessions intended to give students a chance to study with their classmates.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Immigration Info Session: Pathways to PR through Express Entry

Have you been wondering how to become a permanent resident in Canada? Join a representative from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to learn about the Express Entry system.

Monday, March 18, 2019 — 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
Grad student says we need more than an education to be well-rounded professionals

Why is creativity important? Are some people "born" creative, while others are not? What's the difference (or similarity) between creativity and innovation?

By the end of this workshop, you will have the ability to:

  • Understand the four stages of the creative process
  • Utilize the SCAMPER to help create new ideas
  • Identify different strategies to increase your creative potential
Monday, March 18, 2019 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Student studying in the Science Teaching Complex.

Do you struggle with writing different types of tests in Science? Do you study and prepare before the test and then forget everything you have studied once you start the test?

Monday, March 18, 2019 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Study Skills Workshop.

Do you find yourself panicking the night before an exam? Do you find that you forget everything you have studied when you start an exam?

Saturday, March 16, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
SLP participant and facilitator, Monica says she is lucky to be a part of developing students' leadership capabilities

Leadership requires us to connect with others and every leader has their distinct way of adapting their communication. Do you have a variety of communication and leadership styles?

In this workshop, you will:

  • Explore and evaluate the different communication and leadership styles
  • Learn which style you use most commonly in certain situations
  • Delve into authentic listening
  • Learn the value of building trust and asking smart questions
Saturday, March 16, 2019 — 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
Grad student says the SLP helped his professional developemnt and leadership skills

Ever shy away from a situation involving conflict? Unsure how best to handle the situation? Worried that the situation will escalate and get out of control?

Conflict doesn't always have to be destructive. Conflicts can be opportunities to generate growth and strengthen relationships when approached in the right way.

In this workshop you will:

Saturday, March 16, 2019 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Ritika says the workshops are fun and allow you to form friendships!

Leadership has been described as "evolving self-discovery" – we learn leadership through experience, feedback, reflection, role models, theory and discovering our passions and goals. Within this session leadership will be explored as a capacity that all members within a group possess.

Topics include:

  • Leadership theories and their evolution
  • Self-assessment and principles of leadership
  • Discovering your passions and setting extreme goals
Thursday, March 14, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Grad student says we need more than an education to be well-rounded professionals

Commitment to a shared vision or goal. Open and honest communication. Mutual respect and trust.

Most would agree that these are all qualities and characteristics of an effective team - but what if team members are new? What leadership style is needed?

This workshop will look at:

  • Principles of teamwork and collaboration
  • Stages of group development
  • Leadership action plan for team development

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