When:
March 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
2017-03-05T10:00:00-05:00
2017-03-05T14:30:00-05:00
Where:
Glendon Campus, York University
2275 Bayview Ave
Toronto
Contact:
Student Recruitment & Applicant Relations
416-487-6710

Join us at our premiere spring event to meet our professors and students, and to learn more about admissions, scholarships, exchanges, campus life, and succeeding in university. Specially guided campus and residence tours available all day; family and friends welcome!

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Information Sessions

 

University 101

Renée Khargie and Valérie Michaud, Student Recruitment, Admissions & Applicant Relations

10:15AM-10:45AM | 10:45AM-11:15AM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A100

This session will outline the transition from admissions to becoming a student, and introduce you to the support services available to you at Glendon.

Top Scholars Program Overview

Ayesha Menezes, Student Recruitment, Admissions & Applicant Relations

10:15AM-10:45AM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A102

Are you currently achieving high grades with superior performance at your current high school? Do you want to be a part of our growing community of Top Scholars who are consistently striving for academic excellence? Learn about a special program designed for students to facilitate research and leadership.

First Generation Research on Student Support

Juan Luis Garrido, Student Affairs

10:45AM-11:15AM | 12:45PM-1:15PM | Centre of Excellence 2nd Floor, Room A224

Recent grad Juan Luis Garrido shares how he learned about research while being a student, and his current project on how Glendon supports first generation university students.

The Bilingual Advantage

Valérie Michaud, Student Recruitment, Admissions & Applicant Relations

10:45AM-11:15AM | 12:00PM-12:30PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A102

Learn about the continuing advantages of language learning and how English/French bilingualism can assist you personally and professionally.

Alumni – Huh?

Delphine Honoré & Noel Chan, Office of Advancement, Alumni & External Relations

11:30AM-12:00PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A101

Over the past 50 years, Glendon has produced many prominent alumni. Join us to learn about who they are and what they have accomplished. Hear from our alumni about their journey. Learn how to get full access to amazing perks, exclusive events and receive a Glendon’s 50th Anniversary gift.

Financing Your Education

Fiona Kay, Academic and Student Financial Services

11:30AM-12:30PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A100

Learn about scholarships, bursaries, OSAP and other ways to fund your education. *Simultaneous interpretation available in French for this session.

Circle of Care at Glendon

Justin La Rose, Accessibility, Well-Being and Counselling Centre

11:30AM-12:00PM | Centre of Excellence 2nd Floor, Room A201

Enjoy a short mindfulness session and learn about the support services offered by the Accessibility, Well-Being and Counselling Centre. Understand how they work alongside other departments to provide a circle of care for students at Glendon.

Promoting Global Leadership & Diversity

Beth Alaska, York International

12:45PM-1:15PM | Centre of Excellence 2nd Floor, Room A201

Learn more about diversity on campus, our international students and studying abroad. If you love to travel and enjoy meeting people from different cultures this is the presentation for you!

Parents Should Know

Danielle Bennett, Student Recruitment, Admissions & Applicant Relations

1:45PM-2:30PM | Glendon Manor GH115

An overview of the top things parents should know about Glendon. Share your questions and concerns with other parents and learn about resources available to you.

Doing History for YouTube

Prof. Audrey Pyée

10:45AM-11:15AM | Glendon Manor GH115

Learning to Learn with Psychology

Prof. Andrée-Ann Cyr

10:45AM-11:15AM | Centre of Excellence 2nd Floor, Room A201

Why Communications?

Prof. Stéphane Couture

11:30AM-12:00PM | Glendon Manor GH115

Les contes défaits – relire Cendrillon et le Petit Chaperon rouge

Prof. Sylvie Rosienski

12:45PM-1:15PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A102

BEd for Future FSL Teachers Information Session

12:45PM-1:30PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A100

Future Interpreters – Just what are you noting down anyway?

11:00AM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A143 Interpreting Lab

Future Interpreters – The future of Turkish in the Master of Conference Interpreting and beyond

12:00PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A143 Interpreting Lab

Future Interpreters – Ow! My brain hurts just thinking about it… the secrets of simultaneous revealed at last!

1:00PM | Centre of Excellence 1st Floor, Room A143 Interpreting Lab