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Welcome Week 2017

All Activities

Monday, August 28
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: Laurentian Initative for Transition (LIFT)
Location: W-132
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Who should attend?
All New Students
Activity description
Program only available to First year Accessibility Students.
For more information:
Accessibility Services
705-675-1151 ext. 3324
accessibilityservicesinfo@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Alumni Hall
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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!
Attachments
Horaire, semaine dorientation automne 2017 pour les étudiants internationaux.pdf
Schedule, International Student Fall 2017 Orientation.pdf
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1557 & 1558
international@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, August 29
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Activity: Live Orientation Session for Online Students - English
Location: Online
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Who should attend?
All New Online students
Activity description
Live orientation session for All New Online Students (by invitation only).
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Alumni Hall
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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!
Attachments
Horaire, semaine dorientation automne 2017 pour les étudiants internationaux.pdf
Schedule, International Student Fall 2017 Orientation.pdf
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1557 & 1558
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Live Orientation Session for Online Students - English
Location: Online
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Who should attend?
All New Online students
Activity description
Live orientation session for All New Online Students (by invitation only).
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Wednesday, August 30
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Live Orientation Session for Online Students - French
Location: Online
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Who should attend?
All New Online students
Activity description
Live orientation session for All New Online Students (by invitation only).
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Alumni Hall
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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!
Attachments
Horaire, semaine dorientation automne 2017 pour les étudiants internationaux.pdf
Schedule, International Student Fall 2017 Orientation.pdf
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1557 & 1558
international@laurentian.ca
Thursday, August 31
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Live Orientation Session for Online Students - English
Location: Online
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Who should attend?
All New Online students
Activity description
Live orientation session for All New Online Students (by invitation only).
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@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
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:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Activity: Live Orientation Session for Online Students - French
Location: Online
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Who should attend?
All New Online students
Activity description
Live orientation session for All New Online Students (by invitation only).
For more information:
Laurentian Online
(705) 675-1151 ext. 3469
online@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Alumni Hall
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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!
Attachments
Horaire, semaine dorientation automne 2017 pour les étudiants internationaux.pdf
Schedule, International Student Fall 2017 Orientation.pdf
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1557 & 1558
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Activity: Parent Social
Location: University Club
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Who should attend?
Parents of Students
Activity description
Open to Parents of Students. Meet the President, LU staff and other parents to share advice and tips to support your student's academic success and campus engagement.
Friday, September 1
Time
Activity
Location
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
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:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: International Student Orientation Week
Location: Alumni Hall
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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!
Attachments
Horaire, semaine dorientation automne 2017 pour les étudiants internationaux.pdf
Schedule, International Student Fall 2017 Orientation.pdf
For more information:
Laurentian International
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1557 & 1558
international@laurentian.ca
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Activity: SGA - Open Mic Night
Location: School of Architecture
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Who should attend?
SGA Members
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: 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
Saturday, September 2
Time
Activity
Location
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:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
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:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Activity: LAMPS 2nd Annual Family Fun Day
Location: Arts Lawn
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
The Laurentian Association of Mature and Part-time Students, (LAMPS) is pleased to host a FREE Family Fun Day for Laurentian students, faculty, staff and their children in conjunction with Orientation 2017 Welcome Week!
For more information:
Association of Mature and Part-time Students (LAMPS)
(705) 675-1151 ext. 1001
LAMPS@laurentian.ca
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activity: SGA - Beach Day
Location: Laurentian Beach
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Who should attend?
SGA Members
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
Sunday, September 3
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Activity: SGA - Concert
Location: Bell Park
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Who should attend?
SGA Members
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. We will have student groups performing in addition to having two major headliners. 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
Monday, September 4
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Activity: Colour Craze' - 5k Colour Run
Location: All over campus: Starting line is at the pit parking lot, Finish line is at the lawn between Ben Avery and the track. Students will walk along the sidewalk through campus and in the trails.
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Come to an event BURSTING with fun! The Voyageurs Campus Recreation "Colour Craze" Colour Run is sure to be a colourful event that will help students familiarize themselves with the campus and the Voyageurs Campus Recreation services and facilities.
For more information:
Voyageur Athletics & Campus Recreation
(705) 675-1151 ext. 6542
athletics@laurentian.ca
Tuesday, September 5
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 pm - 11:00 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
athletics@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Activity: ISC Round Dance
Location: Round Room (P107, Parker building).
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
Indigenous Gathering (BBQ lunch and dinner will be provided).
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Friday, September 8
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Activity: Biidaabin Orientation 2017
Location: Science North/Indigenous Sharing and Learning Centre
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Who should attend?
Indigenous students, faculty, staff, and their families.
Activity description
Excursion to Science North, followed by BBQ and service fair at the Round Room in the Indigenous sharing and Learning Centre.
For more information:
Indigenous Student Affairs
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4052
isa@laurentian.ca
Saturday, September 9
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 9:30 pm - 1:00 am
Activity: All Ages Pub Night
Location: Pub Downunder
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Who should attend?
SGA Members
Activity description
Come down to the Pub Downunder to enjoy a night of music and fun! Note: for LU Residence Complex Students AND all SGA members.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Activity: Yuk Yuk's Comedy Show
Location: Fraser Auditorium
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Who should attend?
SGA Members
Activity description
A free comedy show for SGA members and students of Laurentian Residence featuring 4 of Yuk Yuk's finest touring acts.
For more information:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Activity: Residence- RezFest
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:
Residence Office
(705) 675-1151 ext. 4814
residences@laurentian.ca
Thursday, September 21
Time
Activity
Location
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Activity: Welcome Centre Opening Event
Location: Welcome Centre
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Who should attend?
Everyone
Activity description
An event will be held to commemorate the offical opening of the new Welcome Centre. In addition, The Next 50 Campaign Donor Wall will be unveiled.
For more information:
Office of University Advancement
705-675-1151 ext 3442
Universityadvancement@laurentian.ca