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Transitioning to Gradlife: Tips, Strategies, and Making Connections


Are you an incoming graduate student? Join us for a day of programming to help you make the transition to grad life. Learn effective strategies for academic success, talking to new people, learn about navigating campus services and hear tips for success from current students. You will also have the opportunity to make new connections during the day. Space limited.

Lunch included! Please let us know if you have food restrictions:

Open to incoming students only.


Welcome (Heather Kelly, Senior Director, Student Success, Division of Student Life)
9- 9:05am

Gradlife Supports and Resources (Jennifer Pinker, Student Life Coordinator, Graduate Student Life, Divison of Student Life)
9:15- 9:30am

Starting Grad School: Top Ten Tips for Academic Success (Benjamin Potruff, Learning Strategist, Academic Success Centre)
9:30- 10:30am

Talking to New People (Erin Clifford, Lead Coordinator, Mentorship and Peer Programs)
10:30- 11:30am


Navigating Gradlife (G2G Students and Heather McGhee-Peggs, Manager, Conflict Resolution Centre for Graduate Students)
1:00- 1:30pm


How to start off strong and stay the course- Student Panel  
1:45- 3:00pm




Monday, September 11, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Main Activity Hall
Multi-Faith Centre
569 Spadina Ave
Toronto, ON
M5S 2J7



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