OPEN HOUSES, SCHOOL VISIT, CAMPS and OTHER EVENTS

MUN's Summer Orientation for Academic Readiness (SOAR)

HGS Job Opportunities for Grads

daVinci College Boot Camp

Summer Music Academy at Acadia University

Summer Academy of Music at Mount Allison University

Study and Go Abroad Fair September 28

Saint Mary's University University Prep Spring-Summer Program

 

 

Saint Mary's University - University Prep Spring-Summer Program

SMU's university prep courses are designed for students who wish to improve a grade or are missing a required course for admission to post secondary studies.

The folowing courses will be offered: English; Mathematics, Mathematics (Online); Pre-Calculus Term I; Pre-Calculus Term II; Biology (Online); Chemistry, and Physics.

For a list of scheduled dates and costs for each course, please ask at the counselling office or visit prepatsmu.ca or call 902-420-5492.

Study and Go Abroad Fair

When: Thursday, September 28, 2017, Expo opening hours: 2:00 pm - 6:00pm; Seminars start at 1:00pm

Where: Dalhousie University, McInnes Room, Student Union Building, 6136 University Avenue, Halifax, NS

This free expo will feature universities and colleges from Canada and around the world, as awll as student travel organizations for gap year and other experiential travel programs. Free seminars will also take place during the day, starting one hour before the expo opens.

For more information please visit www.studyandgoabroad.com

Summer Academy of Music @ Mount Allison University

When: July 16 - 22, 2017

Application Deadline: May 1, 2017

Mount Allison University will once again be hosting a week-long Summer Academy of Music for pianists, singers, string, woodwind, brass, and percussion instrumentalists ages 14 - 19. This is a superb opportunity for dedicated young musicians to hone their skills, learn new repertoire, and perform with other students in the lovely setting of the Marjorie Young Bell Conservatory on the Mount Allison campus.

The application form is available from the Counselling Office. Please visit SummerAcademy for more information.

If you have questions please contact Mount Allison Department of Music: Phone: 506-364-2374 or email srunge@mta.ca

Summer Music Academy (Concert Band Camp) @ Acadia University

When: July 2 - 8, 2017, Ages 10 - 18

Registration in open online at summermusic.acadiau.ca

Join us this summer at Acadia University for an immersive, one-week concert band camp for brass, woodwind, and percussion musicians. Whether you'd like to learn the basics of an instrument or take your skills to the next level, you'll learn more about music in one week at Acadia than you can imagine. Students have the option to live in an Acadia residence for the week or to join as a day student.

For more information and fees etc., please visit summermusic.acadiau.ca

daVinci College Boot Camp

When: May 26, 2017

Registration in open online at davincicollege.org/boot-camp or call 902-429-1847 for more information.

Cost: $40 per person.

Next Boot Camp for Audio Engineering and Digital Animation is May 26, so register now!

  • Get hands on experience to make an informed decision about post-secondary education
  • Learn about industry standard software, equipment and techniques used by industry professionals
  • Work individually and in teams with other students from across the province that share your passion
  • Tour the campus, meet the instructors, and chat with some of our current students

HGS Job Opportunities for Grads

When: May 24, 2017

Where: Lobby

What: A recruiter from HGS Canada Inc. will be set up in the Lobby during lunch from 12:05 - 12:45.

If you like helping people and enjoy working on the computer, why not consider a career as a technical support agent. HGS offers full-time 40 hour work weeks with wages of $12.25 per hour just for meeting your schedule! We also provide a full medical and dental plan after 3 months. We offer paid training, support and all the tools hyou will need to heop troubleshoot customers internet issues. Technical agents don't fix computer, they are experts on how to help people troubleshoot internet issues and offer excellent Customber service during their call. We foster a cohesive work force and a more rewardingwork environment for our employees. We host BBQ's, Employee Appreciation Days, Theme Days, Christmas functions, community events and fundraisers. We are always fostering a fun atmosphere here! We do everything from wear your pj's to work day to chili cook offs, bake sales, pizza parties, costume days, trivia days, gourmet hot dog days, hot soup and sandwich days, nacho days, Free fruit Friday and Free coffee Monday, Wednesday and Friday! We also celebrate staff birthdays with 2 kinds of cake every month. The list of fun things we do goes on and on . . We also have a car pool policy whichwill accommodate people who are travelling together to and from work and strive to arrange the same schedules for each. Find employment success at HGS!

MUN's Summer Orientation for Academic Readiness (SOAR)

When: See below

Where: MUN

What: SOAR is an extended orientation experience intended to prepare students for the transition into Memorial University. This highly engaging two-day program will encourage students to engage in the Memorial community. Develop friendships with future classmates, meet faculty and key administrators, and experience the innovations and traditions of MUN. Go to www.mun.ca/student/leadership/soar/

Fee: $90 (this covers accommodations, food and activities for the two days)

There are five opportunities to participate this summer:

  • Music Students: July 6 -7
  • Business Students: July 6 -7
  • Science Students: July 13-14
  • All programs: July 17-18
  • Engineering students: July 20-21