Fall 2017 Graduate Student Orientation

Fall 2017 Graduate Student Orientation

Starting and Navigating your Graduate Journey

New & Continuing Graduate Students

September 5, 2017

September 5, 2017 Schedule

This event is a graduate-specific orientation starting at 8:30 am.  A full day of activities providing an opportunity to learn important academic and student services information that are critical for starting a graduate program.  Key tips and pertinent information that will enhance your graduate experience and assist you in managing your graduate degree will be provided.

Date

Time

Event

Location

Sept 5

8:30 – 8:50 am

SGS and GSA Welcome

TH204

 

8:50 - 9:20 am

SGS Coffee & Keynote Breakfast

TH204

 

9:20 – 10:05 am

Roadmap to Success – Important Milestones & Deadlines

TH204

 

10:05 -10:15 am

Break

 

 

10:15 – 12:30 pm

Your Choice of Session **

TH204/201

Option A (TH204)

Option B (TH201)

                    11:00 – 11:45     THRIVE Professional

                                               Skills Development             

                                               Program

11:00 – 11:45    GSA Funding, Services, and

                          Benefits

                    11:45 – 12:30     Library Research Tips &

                                               Tricks

11:45 – 12:30    Funding and Fees for

                          International Students

 

12:30 – 1:15 pm

Lunch – Student’s Responsibility

*Lethbridge Transit bus pass pick up available from GSA

SU Food Court

 

1:15 – 2:15 pm

Panel Discussion:  What I wish I knew about Grad School…

TH204

 

2:15 – 2:30 pm

Break

 

 

2:30 – 3:50 pm

Your Choice of Session

TH204/201

Option A (TH204)

Option B (TH201)

                    2:30 – 3:15       International Centre        

                                             Resources for Graduate

                                             Students

2:30 – 3:15        Funding & Fees for              

                          Domestic Students

                    3:15 – 4:00      Counselling Services – 

                                            Surviving Graduate

                                            Education

3:15 – 4:00        Arts & Science MA/ MSc Co-op:        

                          What you need to know

 

 

4:00 – 4:15 pm

Wrap up and Closing Remarks

TH204

 

4:15 - 5:00 pm

Lethbridge Transit Bus Cards Pickup

*Lethbridge Transit bus pass pick up available from GSA

TH204 or GSA Office – M2041

Additional Events

Date

Time

Event

Location

Aug 31 & Sept 1

10:00 – 4:00 pm

MSc Management Orientation

M4032 (Lethbridge)

S6050 (Calgary)

Sept 6

5:00 – 7:00 pm

*Teaching as a Professional Responsibility Workshop

L1050

 

 

 

 

Sept 7

3:00 – 5:00 pm

*Teaching as a Professional Responsibility Workshop

TBD

 

10:00 – 12:00 pm

*Writing with Integrity Workshop

L950

 

 

 

 

Sept 8

8:30 -4:00 pm

Master of Nursing Orientation

Penny Building

 

1:00 pm

MSc Health Sciences Orientation

M3088

 

12:00 – 2:00 pm

GSA AGM and Luncheon

Markin Hall Atrium

 

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Banking 101 hosted by the International Centre

M1090

 

 

 

 

Sept 11

1:30 – 3:30 pm

*Writing with Integrity

L1170A

*Note:  Attend the workshop on the date and time that best fits your schedule.

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