Success Series


FORGING YOUR FUTURE: SUCCESS SERIES

1. SKILLS  Sessions: 
for personal and academic success now 

Success
*All details are also included on the Victoria College App


SKILLS SESSIONS:

Copper Room
Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00 PM

October 11: Dealing with Stress 
by Natalia Lisus, Personal Counsellor


November 1: Managing Procrastination & Increasing Concentration   
by Meghan Litteljohn, Learning Strategist


*November 15: Research and Writing Seminar: Critical Reading 
by Colin Deinhardt, Agatha Barc, Librarians & Susan Riggs, Writing Instructor
*Please note this session starts at 3:00 PM


November 22: Building Healthy Habits 
by Natalia Lisus, Personal Counsellor


December 6: Preparing for Exams & Managing Exam Anxiety 
by Meghan Litteljohn, Learning Strategist

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2. OPPORTUNITIES Sessions: 
to explore, pursue now and plan your next steps

October 19, 4:00 PM: Research Opportunities
by Dr. Ira Wells, Undergraduate Research Program Coordinator

November 20, 4:00 PM: Exploring Your Career Goals 
 by Atifa Karim, Career Educator

November 13, 4:00-5:00 PM: Studying Abroad
by the Centre for International Experience

*January: Student Awards, Bursaries & Funding
by the Office of the Registrar & the Office of the Dean of Students

*January: Involvement and the CCR
by the Office of the Dean of Students and the Office of Student Life

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3. CONNECTIONS Sessions: 
to build your professional and alumni networks

October 25: GETTING LinkedIN 
5:00-6:30 PM, Alumni Hall, Victoria College Building
Presentation by alumnus Chris Tidey Vic 0T7 on using LinkedIn.
Info on Online mentoring tool 10,000 Coffees 
FREE Professional Headshots & Reception to follow


November 23: ALUMNI IN GRADUATE STUDIES FIRESIDE CHAT
5:00-6:30 PM, Senior Common Room, Burwash Dining Hall
An opportunity for any Vic students considering graduate studies to connect with two Vic Alumni who completed their Ph.D. degrees in history and science.


November 22: LEADERSHIP CONNECTIONS
Alumni Emerging Leader Awards Panel & Reception
5:00-6:00 PM, Cat's Eye, Goldring Student Centre
An opportunity for student leaders and all students to hear from and connect with our Emerging Alumni Leaders, Ige Egal Vic 0T9, Elise Paradis Vic 0T6 and Tasha Schumann. 

4. LIFE Sessions: 
to prepare for life 


5. COMMUNITY Sessions:
ways to engage with the community around you


Offered by The Office of the Dean of Students, The Office of the Registrar, E.J. Pratt Library, Victoria College Writing Centre, The Office of the Principal, The Office of Alumni and Advancement, Health and Wellness, VUSAC, Caffiends, Vic Commuter Dons

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