CU 1001 has now concluded for the summer and fall.  Please see below for information about the Ravens Talks that took place as part of this program throughout July and August this past summer.

Join us each week through July and August 2021 for Ravens Talks sessions! These live sessions are hosted by various departments to provide CU 1001 participants with the opportunity to connect directly with the Carleton community.

All sessions will be hosted on Zoom within the CU 1001 course on Brightspace. Sessions will run from July 6th to August 26th, 2021. Find the full list of dates and times in the Calendar section of the CU 1001 Brightspace page and as pdf and excel documents within the Resources section.

Ravens Talks

Ravens Talks: Course Registration Support

  • When: Every Monday
  • Session times: 10:00am OR 5:00pm (alternating weekly)
  • Description: The Student Registration Assistance (SRA) team will be available to support any and all questions regarding course registration.
  • Note: No sessions will be held on Monday, August 2nd (Statutory Holiday).

Ravens Talks: Student Life

  • When: Every Tuesday
  • Session times:
    • July: 10:00am and 5:00pm
    • August: 10:00am OR 5:00pm (alternating weekly)
  • Description: Join our student life team to talk about all things CU 1001 and have any of your questions answered!

Ravens Talks: Residence Life

  • When: Every Wednesday
  • Session times: 10:00am OR 5:00pm (alternating weekly)
  • Description: Join the Residence Life team as they review anything and everything you will need to know for residence! All Residence Life Sessions will be recorded for participants who are unable to make it as the topics covered vary each week.

Ravens Talks: Spotlight Sessions

  • When: Every Thursday
  • Session times: 1:00pm
    • (11:00am + 2:00pm on July 19th and 26th)
  • Description: Our campus partners are joining our Ravens Talks every week as an opportunity for you to connect directly with their department. The schedule below outlines the spotlight sessions that will be taking place each week. All spotlight sessions will be recorded for participants who are unable to make it.

Ravens Talks: Spotlight Schedule

July 8th: Academic Support

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: The Centre for Student Academic Support will join the CU 1001 team to provide an overview of their services as well as tips & tricks for the upcoming academic year, followed by a Q&A session for you to ask questions!

July 15th: STEM Ravens

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: The Science Student Success Centre and the Faculty of Engineering and Design are teaming up to talk to you about STEM program resources. If you are a student in Science, Math or in the Faculty of Engineering or want to learn more about these departments this session is for you!

July 22nd: Ravens Go International!

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: Join the International Student Services Office as they cover all important information for international students as well as answer any questions regarding Carleton’s exchange program

July 29th: Audits, APE, Advisors and More!

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: The Academic Advising Office will be presenting on audits, APE, advising services and much more in this spotlight session. This is a presentation that you won’t want to miss!

August 5th: First Generation Students

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: Join the SEO and other first-generation students to learn about opportunities to become more well-equipped for university success and to enhance your experience as a Raven!

August 12: Career Services & Co-op

  • Time: 1:00pm
  • Description: Get a jump start on learning more about employability resources on campus and join this spotlight session with Career and Co-op services.

August 19th: Wellness Resources

Session 1

  • Time: 11:00am
  • Description: Health and Counselling will be teaming up with Carleton Wellness to talk all things wellness! In this presentation you will learn more about the specific services offered this coming year and ways to promote health and well-being in your everyday life.

Session 2

Creating an Equitable and Inclusive Community!

  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Description: Join the Equity and Inclusive Communities office to hear more about the services and resources that they offer and to learn about how we can each contribute to building up better communities, at Carleton and around the world!

August 27th: Get Involved

Session 1

  • Time: 11:00am
  • Description: Want to learn more about ways to get involved on campus? This session is for you. Join CUSA, RRRA, and the SEO to talk about how you get get involved as a Raven and make the most out of your university experience.

Session 2

Athletics, on and off Campus! 

  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Description: Athletics will join the Get Involved spotlight series to talk all things athletics from varsity teams, intramural, classes and much more.

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