Orientation Day Agenda - Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Updated: Aug. 27, 2014

Be sure to check the School of Education website for updates.
CAMPUS MAP:  http://www2.acadiau.ca/tl_files/sites/au/resources/campusmap.pdf

9:00 Required Session: Year 1 Student Advisory Group meetings with faculty advisors. Please check the bulletin board in Seminary House foyer for the name of your advisor and the location of your meeting (either in Seminary House OR Emmerson Hall).
9:30 - 10:30 Orientation Assembly
Location: SEMINARY HOUSE, ROOM 228
New Education students are requested to attend, and returning students are welcome to attend.
11:00 - 12:00 B.Ed. Society Activities (watch for announcements)
Includes ice breaker activities, campus tour
12:00 - 1:00 Dean's Luncheon: Outside Denton Hall
(Rain Location: Wheelock Dining Hall)
1:00 - 2:30 Year 1 Students:
Required Session: Orientation to the B.Ed.
Facilitator: Ms. Betty Jean Aucoin, NSTU
Location: Seminary House, Room 228
2:30 - 3:00 Required Session: Practicum Information
Facilitator: Dr. Jennifer Tinkham, B.Ed. Program Coordinator
Location: Seminary House, Room 228
3:30 - 4:30 Optional Session: Laptop/Tech Orientation
Location: Seminary House, Room 228
Facilitator: Mr. Duane Currie, Academic Technologies Coordinator
This workshop will help you get started with your laptop on the Acadia network. Topics: basic setup, connecting on campus and off, software expectations, finding Acorn (your courseware system) and Acadia e-mail. Please bring your laptop and network cable.
6:00 - 9:00 Potluck and Board Games hosted by B.Ed. Society
Location: Seminary House Student Lounge - Room 223

Reminder:  Education classes start on Wednesday morning, September 3 as timetabled.