Upcoming Events, Info Sessions, and Open Houses for Students and Parents
Camp Ignite is a four-day camp that educates and inspires young women to follow their dreams. The camp is open to girls in grades 11-12 (ages 16-18), and gives them an introduction to the world of firefighting. Aside from firefighting, each participant will learn about fitness, nutrition, health and teamwork. This year’s camp will run from August 8th to August 11th, 2019. Camp Ignite is brought to you by our sponsors and fire departments – so there are no costs and no barriers to participate. The deadline to apply is June 1st. If you want to apply, download and fill out the application form and bring it in to your municipality’s main fire hall. Applications can be found at: http://campignite.com/
KPU Registration Workshops: Are you planning to attend KPU in the fall and need help reading the timetable and registering for courses? Not sure what classes to take? Join the Future Students’ Office and Central Advising as they explain the registration process. Get a step by step tutorial on using the new registration system and learn how to access the course calendar to make informed decisions about your education. Workshop dates:
June 20, 4 p.m. – Richmond, June 25, 3 p.m – Surrey, and June 4 p.m. – Surrey.
University of the Fraser Valley Registration Support: On Wednesday and Thursday next week (June 19 and 20), in Alumni Hall (B201) in Abbotsford, support is ready to assist students through the registration process. Support will be available from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm each day. Please come prepared with your myUFV account login and an idea of what sections/courses you would like to register for. For more information, please visit: https://events.ufv.ca/events/drop-in-registration-support/
Emily Carr University Summer Institute for Teens ages 16 to 18. A pre-university program for the next generation of artists and designers. Choose from Animation, Illustration: Digital, Textiles, Communication Design, Illustration Traditional, Storytelling: Media Arts, Drawing, Painting, Industrial Design and Print Media & Book Arts. For registration information please visit: ecuad.ca/summer-institute-for-teens. The deadline to apply is June 14th.
Douglas College: New Student Orientation: Orientation is a half day where you’ll get a chance to meet your faculty and instructors, skip the line for your student ID and get your textbooks early. You will be able to take a campus tour to learn about all the services available to you at the college. There is a number of different dates and times. Please go to: https://www.douglascollege.ca/student-life/get-oriented/new-student-orientation to register. If you have any questions, please contact: email@example.com
SFU New Welcome Orientation for New Students: Meet your professors, find out more about your program and receive SFU swag, including a t-shirt and lunch.
Location: Surrey campus
Date: Wednesday August 28
Time: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Burnaby campus
Date: Thursday August 29
Time: 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
JAPAN TRIP 2020: If you are interested in a school trip to Japan during Spring Break 2020, contact Mr. Cowie for more information. The trip is designed to broaden students’ understanding of Japanese history and culture while providing an opportunity to develop their language skills. While the trip to Japan is aimed at students taking Japanese, we will consider applications from any interested students. See Mr. Cowie in Room 3010 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org to express interest.
For more information, please visit: https://www.sfu.ca/students/newundergrads/after-you-accept/fall/orientation.html
RCMP Recruiting Events such as Career Presentations, Run with a Recruiter, Career Fairs, Physical Abilities Requirement Evaluation workshops etc. : http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/even/en/t/1/e?locale=en
Douglas College Information Sessions ongoing for all Programs: http://www.douglascollege.ca/study-at-douglas/information-sessions
Langara College Information Sessions ongoing for all Programs: http://langara.ca/news-and-events/information-sessions/
UNBC (University of Northern B.C.): Student for a Day is a day to spend at the campus, sit in some classes, receive a personal tour, visit residence, chat with a recruitment officer, and enjoy lunch free. Some travel cost will be reimbursed up to $500 for students in B.C. For more information please visit: unbc4u.unbc.ca/studentforday