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Transitioning to Gradlife:Strategies for Personal Development, Academic Success & Making Connections

Incoming graduate students: Join a day of programming to help you make the transition to grad life. Learn effective strategies for academic success and personal wellness, talking to people and making connections, and navigating campus services, as well as tips for success from current students. Lunch will be included!

Please let us know if you have any food restrictions or accessibility needs: sarah.dolman@utoronto.ca

9:00-9:05am Welcome
Heather Kelly – Senior Director, Student Success

9:05-9:15am Icebreaker

9:15-9:30am Gradlife Programs and Resources (Jennifer Pinker, Student Life Coordinator, Graduate Student Life and Outreach)

9:30am-10:00am Starting Grad School: Strategies for Academic Success & Resilience (Kathleen Ogden, Learning Strategist, Academic Success)

10:05- 10:35am The Wellness Factor (Chad Jankowski, Health Education Coordinator, Health & Wellness)

10:40- 11:40am Talking to New People (Erin Clifford, Lead Coordinator, Mentorship and Peer Programs)

11:45-12:45pm Lunch

MoveU Movement Break

1:00-1:30pm Navigating Gradlife G2G Peer Advisors, Graduate Conflict Resolution Centre (GradCRC)

1:35-1:50pm Accessibility Accommodations for Graduate Students, (Rahul Bhat, Learning Strategies Specialist, Accessibility Services)

Break

2:00-3:00pm Graduate Student Panel: How to Start off Strong and Stay the Course

 

When

Monday, September 24, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Where

Main Activity Hall
2nd floor
569 Spadina Ave
Toronto, ON
M5S2J7

Contact

Sarah Dolman sarah.dolman@utoronto.ca

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