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Schedule & Presentation Recordings

Were you not able to attend SOAR 2014? Or, do you simply want to relive the glory of SOAR? Please see below for the 2014 SOAR schedule, as well as recordings of the presentations that were made at SOAR this year.

Arts & Science SOAR

ARTS & SCIENCE SCHEDULE (PDF, 354 KB)

Time Event
9:30 - 10:00 am Check-in and Light Refreshments
 
10:00 - 10:10 am PRESENTATION: Program Welcome & Overview of Schedule
 
10:10 - 10:30 am PRESENTATION: Faculty Presentation on Academic Expectations
SLIDES: Faculty Presentation on Academic Expectations (PDF, 1.38 MB)
 
10:30 - 10:45 am Living in Residences
PRESENTATION: Residence Admissions
SLIDES: Residence Admissions (PDF, 644 KB)
PRESENTATION: Residence Life
SLIDES: Residence Life (PDF, 786 KB)
 
10:45 - 11:00 am Break
 
11:00 - 11:30 am PRESENTATION: Nuts and Bolts of Enrolment, Registration and Fees
SLIDES: Nuts and Bolts of Enrolment, Registration and Fees (PDF, 4.19 MB)
 
11:30 - 11:55 am Students:
PRESENTATION: Arts & Science General Presentation
SLIDES: Arts & Science General Presentation (PDF, 1.11 MB)
Families:
PRESENTATION: Student Academic Success Services Presentation
SLIDES: Student Academic Success Services Presentation (PDF, 710 KB)
 
11:55 - 12:10 pm Lunch Transition Time
 
12:10 - 2:10 pm Lunch and Resource Fair: Check out some resources from various campus
partners who were at the Resource Fair!

Academic Advising: Arts & Science students who wanted to speak with an
academic advisor were asked to review the Arts & Science SOAR Package
(PDF, 4.65 MB)
, as well as complete the Academic Advising Preparation
Sheet (PDF, 341 KB)
.
Optional Residence Tours: Student and families were able to see a single
and a double room in Victoria Hall.
 
2:10 - 2:20 pm Afternoon Session Transition Time
 
2:20 - 3:00 pm Students:
PRESENTATION: Strategies for Success, Q & A Panel with Upper-Year Students
SLIDES: Strategies for Success (PDF, 2.05 MB)
Families:
PRESENTATION: Supporting your Student through Transition
SLIDES: Supporting your Student through Transition (PDF, 1.58 MB)
 
3:00 - 3:20 pm PRESENTATION: The Value of Your Education
SLIDES: The Value of Your Education (PDF, 2.04 MB)
 
3:20 - 3:30 pm PRESENTATION: Closing Remarks
 
3:30 - 4:00 pm Faculty-Specific Meet-and-Greet Sessions: Computing, Concurrent Education,
and Kinesiology/Health Studies/Physical Education

 
3:30 - 4:15 pm Optional Campus Tour
 
4:00 - 4:45 pm Optional Campus Tour
 

Engineering, Commerce and Nursing SOAR

ENGINEERING, COMMERCE AND NURSING SCHEDULE (PDF, 355 KB)

Time Event
9:30 - 10:00 am Check-in and Light Refreshments
 
10:00 - 10:10 am PRESENTATION: Program Welcome & Overview of Schedule
 
10:10 - 10:30 am PRESENTATION: Faculty Presentation on Academic Expectations
SLIDES: Faculty Presentation on Academic Expectations (PDF, 1.38 MB)
 
10:30 - 10:45 am Living in Residences
PRESENTATION: Residence Admissions
SLIDES: Residence Admissions (PDF, 644 KB)
PRESENTATION: Residence Life
SLIDES: Residence Life (PDF, 786 KB)
 
10:45 - 11:00 am PRESENTATION: The Value of Your Education
SLIDES: The Value of Your Education (PDF, 2.04 MB)
 
11:00 - 11:10 am Break
 
11:10 - 11:40 am PRESENTATION: Nuts and Bolts of Enrolment, Registration and Fees
SLIDES: Nuts and Bolts of Enrolment, Registration and Fees (PDF, 4.19 MB)
 
11:40 - 12:10 pm Students:
PRESENTATION: Strategies for Success, Q & A Panel with Upper-Year Students
SLIDES: Strategies for Success (PDF, 2.05 MB)
Families:
PRESENTATION: Supporting your Student through Transition
SLIDES: Supporting your Student through Transition (PDF, 1.58 MB)
 
12:10 - 12:15 pm Lunch Transition Time
 
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch and Resource Fair: Check out some resources from various campus
partners who were at the Resource Fair!

Optional Residence Tours: Student and families were able to see a single
and a double room in Victoria Hall.
 
1:30 - 3:30 pm Faculty-Specific Programming:
Commerce-Specific Afternoon Programming (PDF, 513 KB)
Engineering-Specific Afternoon Programming (PDF, 192 KB)
Nursing-Specific Afternoon Programming (PDF, 182 KB)
 
3:30 - 4:15 pm Optional Campus Tour
 

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