May 2021

CU at Home

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A sneak peek at life as a Raven!

The CU at Home series has been developed specifically for you – our future Ravens. The month-long series, taking place May 2021, will feature virtual presentations and interactive online workshops to introduce you to the excitement of university life and welcome you to the Carleton community!

This page will continue to be updated as more information becomes available!

Week 1: Our Community

CU at Home: Launch

May 3, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Join us for the launch of our CU at Home series!

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop

May 3, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

 

General Carleton University Presentation

May 4, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Learn about our undergraduate degree programs, generous scholarships and financial aid, residence, co-op, athletics, student services and the many advantages of studying at Carleton and in Canada’s capital.
Hosted on: Microsoft Teams

 

Live at Five*: Workshop Wednesday

May 5, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. (ET)
A conversation about Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at Carleton.
Presented by: Jaime Sadgrove (They/Them), Trans and Non-binary Inclusion Coordinator, Department of Equity and Inclusive Communities

Carleton Therapy Dogs

May 6, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Learn more about the pawsitive impact the Therapy Dog program has had on the Carleton community.

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 6, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

May 6, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Students from the GTA are encouraged to attend!
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

Week 2: Our Resources

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 10, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

Resource Spotlight: Student Experience Office

May 10, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop

May 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

 

Resource Spotlight: Housing and Residence Life Services

May 11, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

 

Resource Spotlight: Centre for Student Academic Support (CSAS)

May 12, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

Live at Five: Workshop Wednesday

May 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
The Art of Journaling
Presented by: Dr. Adam Barrows, Professor, Department of English Language and Literature

 

Resource Spotlight: Awards and Financial Aid Office

May 13, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 13, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

 

Future Raven Parent Evening

May 13, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

 

Resource Spotlight: Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities (PMC)

May 14, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Watch recording

Week 3: Our Programs

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 17, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

 

Mini-Lecture: Fake News, Fad Diets, and Flat Earthers

May 17, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Presented by: Gabriele Contessa, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy
Watch recording

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

May 17, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Students from the GTA are encouraged to attend!
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

 

Mini-Lecture: 5G and Beyond

May 18, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. (ET)
Presented by: Halim Yanikomeroglu, Professor, Department of Systems and Computer Engineering

Mini-Lecture: Immunology and Infectious Disease

May 19, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)

Presented by: Edana Cassol, Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences

 

Live at Five: Workshop Wednesday

May 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Critical Thinking as Protest
Hosted by: Patrizia Gentile, Associate Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies, and Human Rights

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 20, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

 

Mini-Lecture: Is Everything Political?

May 20, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Presented by: Erin Tolley, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop

May 20, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

 

Mini-Lecture: What is Augmented Reality?

May 21, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Presented by: Vicky McArthur, Associate Professor, School of Journalism and Communication
Watch recording

Week 4: Looking Forward

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop – International students

May 25, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)
International students are encouraged to attend.
Join an International Admissions Officer for an interactive session on reading and accepting your offer – specifically tailored for international students!

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop

May 25, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.

 

Live at Five: Workshop Wednesday

May 26, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
How to become a podcast legend!
The team behind Carleton’s The Talking Raven Podcast will provide you with some tips and tricks for launching your very own podcast.
Recording coming soon!

 

Your Career, Your Future Presentation

May 27, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Learn about the various career paths you can follow with your Carleton University degree!

 

Reading and Accepting your Offer Workshop

May 27, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Whether you have already accepted your Offer of Admission or have yet to accept your offer, these sessions provide useful information about this important step in becoming a Carleton Raven.