Orientation Day Agenda - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Updated: Aug. 28, 2015

Be sure to check the School of Education website for updates.
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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.

10:30 - 10:40 Anthony Pash, Education Librarian

11:00 - 12:00 B.Ed. Society Activities (watch for announcements)
Includes ice breaker activities, campus tour

12:15 - 1:00 Dean's Luncheon
Location: Outside Denton Hall

1:15 - 2:30 Year 1 Students:
Required Session: Orientation to the B.Ed.
Facilitator: Mr. Gerard Cormier, NSTU
Location: Seminary House, Room 228

2:30 - 3:00 Required Session: Practicum Information
Facilitator: Ms. Katie McCabe, B.Ed. Program Coordinator
Location: Seminary House, Room 228

3:30 - 4:30 Optional Session: Laptop/Tech Orientation - Please sign-up in SEM 228
Location: Seminary House, Room 228
Facilitator: Duane Currie
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.

5:00 - 6:00 Professor Meet and Greet - all new and returning students are welcome!
Location: Main Level, Student Union Building (SUB)

Reminder:  Education classes start on Wednesday morning, September 2 as timetabled.