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Monday, August 27
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Laurentian University
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Who should attend?
New International Students
Activity description
The International Orientation Program will provide new international students with information and guidance regarding various matters. This includes help with opening a bank account, shopping, getting a cell phone, health insurance registration, social activities, campus and city tours and much more! For details, visit: https://laurentian.ca/international-student-services#collapse1-1533327615
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1558, 1554, 3706
international@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, August 28
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Laurentian University
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Who should attend?
New International Students
Activity description
The International Orientation Program will provide new international students with information and guidance regarding various matters. This includes help with opening a bank account, shopping, getting a cell phone, health insurance registration, social activities, campus and city tours and much more! For details, visit: https://laurentian.ca/international-student-services#collapse1-1533327615
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1558, 1554, 3706
international@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, August 29
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Laurentian University
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Who should attend?
New International Students
Activity description
The International Orientation Program will provide new international students with information and guidance regarding various matters. This includes help with opening a bank account, shopping, getting a cell phone, health insurance registration, social activities, campus and city tours and much more! For details, visit: https://laurentian.ca/international-student-services#collapse1-1533327615
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1558, 1554, 3706
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Activity: Hello Laurentian!
Location: Atrium
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Who should attend?
For staff, faculty, and work-study students.
Activity description
For staff, faculty, and work-study students.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Thursday, August 30
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Laurentian University
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Who should attend?
New International Students
Activity description
The International Orientation Program will provide new international students with information and guidance regarding various matters. This includes help with opening a bank account, shopping, getting a cell phone, health insurance registration, social activities, campus and city tours and much more! For details, visit: https://laurentian.ca/international-student-services#collapse1-1533327615
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1558, 1554, 3706
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Move In (UC/SSR)
Location: LU Residence Complex
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students (UC/SSR)
Activity description
Move-in days (with move-in crew available) for students living in University College (UC) and Single Student Residence (SSR). For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Activity Tour Night
Location: LU Residence Complex
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
Meet your floormates while participating in a variety of games and activities around the Laurentian Residence Complex. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Friday, August 31
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Laurentian University
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Who should attend?
New International Students
Activity description
The International Orientation Program will provide new international students with information and guidance regarding various matters. This includes help with opening a bank account, shopping, getting a cell phone, health insurance registration, social activities, campus and city tours and much more! For details, visit: https://laurentian.ca/international-student-services#collapse1-1533327615
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1558, 1554, 3706
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Move In (UC/SSR)
Location: LU Residence Complex Students
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students (UC/SSR)
Activity description
Move-in days (with move-in crew available) for students living in University College (UC) and Single Student Residence (SSR). For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences@laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence Move-in
Location: LMR-Middle Lounge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Move-in day for all students living at Lucien-Matte residence, University of Sudbury. For more information, call 705-673-5661 ext. 418 or 420
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: AEF Survival game
Location: Nickle district conservation center
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Buses will transport students to the conservation area near the university, students will have the chance to hike and play a game of hide and seek in groups of 50 in the woods behind the conservation center.
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Activity: AEF mud run
Location: Ben Avery track
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
A 5km obstacle course starting at the track and continuing into the trails behind Laurentian. This event will have obstacles every kilometer and will have an accessible section on the track for those with limited movement.
For more information:
Francophone Students' Association
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6557
aef@laurentian.ca
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Open Mic Night
Location: School of Architecture
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Open Mic Night will be held at the School of Architecture. At this event, there will be coffee and refreshments available and students will have the opportunity to showcase their talent.
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Saturday, September 1
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Move In (West/East)
Location: LU Residence Complex
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
Move-in days (with move-in crew available) for students living in West and East Residence. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence Move-in
Location: LMR-Middle Lounge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Move-in day for all students living at Lucien-Matte residence, University of Sudbury. For more information, call 705-673-5661 ext. 418 or 420
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Beach Day
Location: Laurentian Beach
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
A beach day where students will have the opportunity to see the beach on campus and enjoy a free lunch. There will be a stage on the beach with a DJ performing throughout the event. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext.1081 or email sgaprogramming@laurentian.ca
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence Welcome BBQ
Location: Behind Lucien-Matte Residence
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
BBQ with outdoor ice breaker games
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Outdoor Movie Night
Location: Arts Lawn
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
Come enjoy an outdoor movie on a massive inflatable screen, Don't forget to bring a blanket and some warm clothing. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Sunday, September 2
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Activity: "Blast from the Past" Geologic Trek
Location: Willet Green Miller Centre - main lobby
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This 2 km trek starts with some sugary-textured sedimentary, salt-and-pepper-textured plutonic, wavy metamorphic rocks, then continues to the depths of our ancient meteorite crater right here on Laurentian campus. No other campus in the world has rocks that have been shattered by a 10 km wide meteorite!
For more information:
Harquail School of Earth Sciences
(705) 675-1151 ext. 2268
earthbsc_l@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: AEF Laurentian amazing race
Location: Laurentian campus and downtown Sudbury
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Students will follow clues and execute challenges to explore campus and downtown Sudbury. Participants will be divided into teams and will race each other to be the first to the last clue and final prize.
For more information:
Francophone Students' Association
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6557
aef@laurentian.ca
Time: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Mandatory Floor meeting and fun activities
Location: Verify with your Leader
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Spend time getting to know your floor members with activities all while reviewing important information with your Leader.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: Residence- Mandatory Building Meetings and Dinner
Location: Alphonse Raymond building
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
During your first few days of residence, the Residence Office will be holding a meeting for all students residing in the University College and Single Student Residence. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Monday, September 3
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Activity: SGA - Sexologist Presentation
Location: Fraser Auditorium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Details TBD
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Activity: Exploring Polarizing Microscopes
Location: Willet Green Miller Centre - main lobby
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
You will be dazzled by the fantastic colours and patterns that geologists see when identifying minerals with petrographic microscopes. You will be blown away by the crisp imagery you will see in thin sections of rock. Manipulate the many functions of these research grade microscopes and post your best views on Instagram and Snapchat.
For more information:
Harquail School of Earth Sciences
(705) 675-1151 ext. 2268
earthbsc_l@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, September 4
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Activity: ISA - Science North Day
Location: Science North
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
Students and their families can participate in fun activities at Science North.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Activity: Graduate Studies Orientation
Location: Executive Learning Centre
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Who should attend?
Graduate Students
Activity description
Amazing Race style Orientation Event followed by a tailgate party hosted by the GSA
For more information:
Graduate Students Association (GSA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4356
gsa@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Activity: Graduate Studies Orientation
Location: Arts Lawn
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Who should attend?
Graduate Students
Activity description
Amazing Race style Orientation Event.
For more information:
Graduate Students Association (GSA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4356
gsa@laurentian.ca
Time: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Activity: Sciences infirmières - Orientation obligatoire
Location: Auditorium Fraser
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Étudiants et étudiantes des Sciences infirmières
Activity description
Bonjour à toutes et tous et bienvenue au programme de Sciences infirmières! Il y aura une orientation obligatoire pour toutes les étudiantes du programme le mardi 4 septembre. L'orientation aura lieu de 11h30 à 19h00 à l'auditorium Fraser. Un dîner sera servi. Au plaisir de vous voir le 4 septembre.
Attachments
1- Orientation 4 septembre 2018 - 1ère année
Campus Map
For more information:
School of Nursing
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6589
nursing@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Carnival/Vendor Fair
Location: Ben Avery Gym
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Inflatables at the Ben Avery Gym. There will be vendors around showcasing community businesses and services to students.
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Activity: GSA Tailgate
Location: Arts Lawn
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Ice Cream truck with outdoor games. Free ice cream for GSA members only.
For more information:
Graduate Students Association (GSA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4356
gsa@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: Rocks, minerals and fossils booth
Location: Open field in front of Ben Avery Building, beside the stadium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Check out this rocks, minerals and fossils vendor booth! Come and experience what it's like to hold millions or billions of year old samples in your hands. Ask the Earth Science Club members to unravel the geological history of the specimens. Prepare to be amazed!
For more information:
Harquail School of Earth Sciences
(705) 675-1151 ext. 2268
earthbsc_l@laurentian.ca
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Activity: Laurentian Portage
Location: Arts Building Lawn
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Be part of tradition with Laurentian University’s annual “Portage”. Coined as the university’s “Weirdest tradition” by Maclean’s Magazine, you and your classmates will put your Voyageur pride on display as you work together in groups to portage canoes across campus leading up to the Pep Rally.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Activity: 2018 MBA Orientation
Location: Executive Learning Center and Online (webinar)
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Who should attend?
MBA students
Activity description
The Orientation session is a chance for students to learn from faculty and administrators about this new exciting and challenging academic transition.
For more information:
Faculty of Graduate Studies
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3204
lweber@laurentian.ca
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Activity: Voyageurs Athletics Pep Rally
Location: Ben Avery Gymnasium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Come meet and cheer on your Voyageurs Varsity athletes.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, September 5
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Activity: SGA - Pancake Breakfast
Location: Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
The SGA will providing a pancake. bacon, and sausage breakfast at Founders Square. This is our way of welcoming back every student and starting the school year on a positive note. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext.1081 or email sgaprogramming@laurentian.ca
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Activity: ISA - Cedar Tea Booth
Location: Bowling Alley
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
Offering Cedar Tea, promoting Indigenous services and also our Indigenous oreintation schedule to Indigenous students.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Activity: Kickin' it, yo, at University
Location: FA-054 - Fraser Auditorium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Using his own life's journey as the background story, Dr. Mark Kuhlberg uses this talk to provide some surprising data about the true cost of university, what is expected of students while they are here, and how they can achieve excellence and get the most out of their experience. The talk is as inspirational as it is a reality check. This session is in English.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Thursday, September 6
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Activity: 2018 Dean's Welcome for International Business Students
Location: Executive Learning Center
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Who should attend?
International Business Students
Activity description
Faculty of Management welcomes all new international business students from around the world.
Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Activity: Classroom Expectations (In French)
Location: FA-054 - Fraser Auditorium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Join Dr. Charles Daviau in an engaging discussion about attending a Laurentian University class. - What happens during a class? - What is my job as a student? - How can I be successful? Be sure to attend this presentation as Dr. Daviau gives tips to a successful first year at Laurentian! This session is in French.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Friday, September 7
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: Orientation for Online Learners
Location: Online (see description for web address)
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Who should attend?
Online Learners
Activity description
The Orientation for Online Learners is available on D2L for new and current students taking an online course. For details, visit: https://my.laurentian.ca/articles?item=e2a26d01-f7fd-1c86-64eb-5af589fc37fb
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Activity: Nishnaabe-gkendaaswin Teg Arbour
Location: University of Sudbury
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Join us throughout the day for a sacred fire at the Nishnaabe- gkendaaswin Teg (where Indigenous Knowledge is). Celebration highlights include: - 7:30 a.m. Pipe ceremony and lighting of the fire - 2:30 p.m. Welcome Presentation (light refreshments will be provided) For more information, please contact Cassandra Rees: 705-673-566l, ext. 160, or csrees@usudbury.ca.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Activity: ISA - Limo Tour of Sudbury
Location: Sudbury district
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
First Year Indigenous students will tour Sudbury services and get the know the city via LImo service.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Activity: Chemistry/Biochemistry -- Meet and Greet 2018
Location: Brenda Wallace Reading Room
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Who should attend?
All students in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry or Biochemistry programs (undergrad and grad levels)
Activity description
Drop by and meet professors and staff, academic advisors, and some of your peers. First year students will receive a complimentary lab coat and safety goggles, courtesy of your Department. Oh! and there will be pizza and assorted beverages!
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Residence- TGIF!
Location: TBA
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LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
Weekly events hosted by the Educational Residents Assistants.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Saturday, September 8
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: Orientation for Online Learners
Location: Online (see description for web address)
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Online Learners
Activity description
The Orientation for Online Learners is available on D2L for new and current students taking an online course. For details, visit: https://my.laurentian.ca/articles?item=e2a26d01-f7fd-1c86-64eb-5af589fc37fb
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Activity: Residence- ResFest
Location: LU Residence Complex
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Who should attend?
LU Residence Complex Students
Activity description
Show your building pride by going head to head with your fellow floors in Residence while participating in a variety of fun activities. Free BBQ lunch provided for participating students. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext. 4814 or email residences @laurentian.ca.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Activity: Orthophonie - Journée d'accueil 2018
Location: Auditorium du Pavillon Alphonse Raymond de l'Université Laurentienne, salle E-134
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Étudiants au baccalauréat et à la maîtrise
Activity description
Venez rencontrer vos professeurs, explorer le campus, et apprendre à connaître vos collègues de classe et les autres étudiants du programme d'orthophonie! Les participants courent la chance de gagner un iPad et plusieurs autres prix. Un dîner gratuit sera servi sur place! Veuillez confirmer votre présence aussitôt possible en nous contactant par téléphone au (705) 675-1151, poste 4122 ou par courriel à coul@laurentienne.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Activity: Varsity Baseball game
Location: Terry Fox Sports Complex
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Your Voyageurs will play against Western University.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Activity: LAMPS 3rd Annual Family Fun Day
Location: Arts Lawn
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
The Laurentian Association of Mature andand Part Time Students (LAMPS) is pleased to present the third annual FREE Family Fun Day for all students, staff and faculty. Bring your entire family since we have food, and activities for children and youth of all ages!
For more information:
Laurentian Association of Mature & Part-Time Students
705-673-6503
lamps@laurentian.ca
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Activity: Snack + Chat
Location: C-114, Classroom Building
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Who should attend?
Mature and Transfer Students
Activity description
Mature and Transfer Students! Join us for Snack + Chat! Mature and transfer students are invited to join us in room C-114 on September 8th from 3 pm to 4:30 pm to meet some experts in: - Academic Advising - Career and Employment Services - Fees and Financial Aid - Food Services - Laurentian Online - Library Services Have your questions answered while enjoying snacks and hors d’oeuvres!
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Time: 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Activity: Varsity Baseball game
Location: Terry Fox Sports Complex
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Your Voyageurs will play against Western University.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Sunday, September 9
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: UofS-Lucien Matte Residence-Welcome Week
Location: LMR-LaForge
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Who should attend?
University of Sudbury Students
Activity description
Various welcome week activities throughout the week including a campus tour on Sept. 2nd to a water balloon dodgeball and ending with a Welcome Week Slide Show on Sept. 9th. Review your schedule in your Information package.
For more information:
University of Sudbury
(705) 673-5661
usudreg@usudbury.ca
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: Orientation for Online Learners
Location: Online (see description for web address)
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Who should attend?
Online Learners
Activity description
The Orientation for Online Learners is available on D2L for new and current students taking an online course. For details, visit: https://my.laurentian.ca/articles?item=e2a26d01-f7fd-1c86-64eb-5af589fc37fb
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Activity: Varsity Baseball game
Location: Terry Fox Sports Complex
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Your Voyageurs will play against Guelph University.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Time: 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Activity: Varsity Baseball game
Location: Terry Fox Sports Complex
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Your Voyageurs will play against Guelph University.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Activity: AEF ARC climbing gym
Location: ARC climbing gym
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Students will be invited to an evening of climbing and yoga for free! Accessible yoga and climbing will also be offered.
Monday, September 10
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Activity: Orientation for Online Learners
Location: Online (see description for web address)
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Who should attend?
Online Learners
Activity description
The Orientation for Online Learners is available on D2L for new and current students taking an online course. For details, visit: https://my.laurentian.ca/articles?item=e2a26d01-f7fd-1c86-64eb-5af589fc37fb
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: Volunteer Fair
Location: R.D Parker Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This fair presents students with a great opportunity to build relationships and resumes by engaging with various non-profit organizations from the Sudbury area and surrounding communities!
For more information:
Career and Employment Services
(705) 673-6598
careeremploymentcentre@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, September 11
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Clubs Days ( Day 1)
Location: Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Clubs showcased- charity/non-profit clubs, education/awareness clubs , and campaign clubs.
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Activity: ISA - Vendor/Welcome Feast
Location: Round Room P-107
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
Sudbury services will set up booth to promote their services to Indigenous students, there will also be a welcome feast.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, September 12
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Activity: SGA Clubs Days ( Day 2)
Location: Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Clubs showcased- charity/non-profit clubs, education/awareness clubs , and campaign clubs.
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Activity: Engineering Information Session
Location: CF-010 (Cliff Fielding Building)
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Who should attend?
New Engineering Students
Activity description
Please join us for a Welcome Information Session for 1st year students on Wednesday September 12 from 1 to 2:30 pm in the Cliff Fielding building. Room CF107 Come out and meet your faculty, learn about your program and the engineering student clubs. Pizza and drinks will be served.
For more information:
Bharti School of Engineering
(705) 675-1151 ext. 2286
bhartiengineering@laurentian.ca
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Activity: Workshop: Note Taking
Location: C-204 - Classroom Building
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Students will learn the four main steps to note taking (listen, understand, summarize, write down). Different note taking strategies will be discussed.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Thursday, September 13
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Activity: SGA Clubs Days ( Day 3)
Location: Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Clubs showcased- Athletic/recreation and interest-based clubs (ie hobbies)
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Friday, September 14
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Activity: Pride Laurentian / Alumni Association Social
Location: University Club
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Social event for current and former LGBTQ + students at Laurentian University, to make new friends while discovering LGBTQ + resources available on campus and in Sudbury. Allies are also welcome!
For more information:
Pride at LU
705-618-5310
pride@laurentian.ca
Saturday, September 15
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Activity: SGA- Bus to Downtown Farmer's Market
Location: Pick Up UC Residence
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
A Bus will bring students to the Farmer's Market downtown and return them to campus at 12:30pm. Explore the market, downtown and even grab any other groceries you might need.
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Monday, September 17
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 7:45 am - 10:00 am
Activity: ISA - Pancake Breakfast
Location: Indigenous Sharing and Learning Centre (ISLC), Parker Building
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
Pancake and breakfast for Indigenous students.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, September 18
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: Services Fair
Location: Welcome Centre Atrium, Parker Building
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Laurentian students thrive in a environment that supports their academic success. Visit the Services Fair to learn about: - financial and administrative supports - staying safe, healthy and active - cultural and dietary supports - international student support and exchanges - studying at the Master’s level - academic supports and programs
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Time: 11:00 am - 12:20 pm
Activity: Backpack to Briefcase: Money Matters
Location: Jim Fielding Innovation and Commercialization Space (Cliff Fielding RIE Building)
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Who should attend?
Activity description
This session is designed to provide recent post-secondary graduates with basic information on how to tackle common financial hurdles that come up when starting your career. Topics include how to structure and tackle debt, introduction to budgeting, developing a savings plan, and introduction to savings vehicles and tax shelters. Speaker: Av Srivastava LU Commerce Alumnus of 2007
For more information:
Alumni Relations
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4818
alumni@laurentian.ca
Friday, September 21
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Concert
Location: Grace Hartman Amphitheatre
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This year, the concert will be held at Bell Park instead of on campus. This is in hopes that more off campus students will want to attend because it is more accessible. Non-SGA members will pay $10. For more information: Call 705-675-1151 ext.1081 or email sgaprogramming@laurentian.ca
For more information:
Student General Association (SGA)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1094
sga@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, September 25
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Activity: Government Fair
Location: R.D Parker Atrium
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This fair targets all students interested in working in the public sector. This event presents students with the opportunity to learn about various employment opportunities within this sector along with how the application process works for these organizations!
For more information:
Career and Employment Services
(705) 673-6598
careeremploymentcentre@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, September 26
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Activity: ISA - Orange Shirt Day
Location: Round Room P-107
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Who should attend?
Aboriginal Students
Activity description
KAIROS Blanket Exercise, that walks people through the history of colonization
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Thursday, September 27
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Activity: Business Fair
Location: Fraser Foyer
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This event will be focused on students that are completing a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, etc. This fair presents students with the opportunity to potentially gain employment within their field of study!
For more information:
Career and Employment Services
(705) 673-6598
careeremploymentcentre@laurentian.ca
Saturday, September 29
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Activity: Campus Recreation Colour Run
Location: Field between metal bleachers and Ben Avery Gymnasium. Route goes behind track.
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This 4km loop starts and ends in the field by the gymnasium. Here, there will be booths set up from local businesses and clubs from Laurentian. Each runner will receive a runners kit with coupons and swag. The cost is $10 and an early bird price will be offered during welcome week.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
CampusRec@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, October 3
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Activity: Workshop: Test Preparation
Location: C-306, Classroom Building
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Students will learn good work and study habits to help them succeed. Topics include motivation, procrastination and organization.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca
Monday, November 12
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Activity: Workshop: Exam Preparation
Location: C-301, Classroom Building
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
This workshop will focus on specific topics relating to studying and writing exams. Students will learn what they should do a few weeks before an exam as well as the day of the exam. The different types of possible exam questions as well as exam anxiety will also be discussed.
For more information:
Centre for Academic Excellence
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
excellence@laurentian.ca

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