Student Experience Office

 

Student Experience Office

 

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2013 Resources

Please see below for the 2013 SOAR scheduleClick the links within the schedule to watch the recording of presentations made at SOAR 2013.

Week 1: Thursday, July 4 - Tuesday July 9, 2013

For students in Arts & Science

Time and Location Agenda

9:30am 

Biosciences Atrium

  • Check-in/registration and light refreshments

10:00am

Biosciences Auditorium

11:20am

Biosciences Auditorium

 

12:15pm

Ban Righ Dining Hall

  • Buffet lunch and resource fair
  • Opportunity to talk informally with student support services staff
  • Optional tours of residence rooms
  • Limited academic advising with the Faculty of Arts and Science

2:15pm

Biosciences Auditorium and Lecture Hall

2:45pm-3:15pm

Biosciences

  • Concurrent Education Meet and Greet
  • Computing Meet and Greet
  • Kinesiology and Health Studies Meet and Greet
  • Music Meet and Greet

2:45pm-3:45pm

Various Locations

  • OPTIONAL: Campus Tour - First Tour, Disability Services Office (DSO) Open House, Campus Bookstore and Tricolour Outfitters Drop-In

3:15pm-4:15pm

Various Locations

  • OPTIONAL: Campus Tour - Second Tour, Disability Services Office (DSO) Open House, Campus Bookstore and Tricolour Outfitters Drop-In

Week 2 - Thursday July 11 –Monday July 15, 2013

For students in Engineering & Applied Science, Commerce, and Nursing 

Time and Location Agenda

9:30am 

Biosciences Atrium

  • Check-in/registration and light refreshments

10:00am

Biosciences Auditorium

  • Welcome
  • Presentations on transition issues (Existere skit), academic expectations, living in residence, and the value of an undergraduate education

11:20am

Biosciences Auditorium

 

  • Overview of course registration, creating course timetables
  • Information about financial assistance, financial accounts

11:45pm

Biosciences Auditorium and Lecture Hall

 

  • Presentation for STUDENTS: talk to upper-year students and staff about academic transition, learning strategies, health and well-being, and other helpful resources
  • Presentation for PARENTS/FAMILIES: transition issues, stress points, how to support your student, communication between families and Queen's, as well as resources to support your student

12:15pm

Ban Righ Dining Hall

  • Buffet lunch and resource fair
  • Opportunity to talk informally with student support services staff
  • Optional tours of residence rooms

1:30pm

Various Locations

  • Faculty-specific programming

3:30pm-4:30pm

Various Locations

  • OPTIONAL: Campus Tours, Disability Services Office (DSO) Open House, Campus Bookstore and Tricolour Outfitters Drop-in

For more information, please contact us at qsoar@queensu.ca or 613-533-2539.