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uLethbridge New Student Orientation (NSO) 2017

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1st Choice Savings Centre for Sport & Wellness

University of Lethbridge

4401 University Drive

Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4

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New Student Orientation (NSO) is for all new students registered at uLethbridge; while it is optional, you'll be sad if you don't attend!

At NSO, you'll learn what is expected of you as first year student, meet with faculty and staff, become familiar with campus resources and, of course, meet other students new to uLethbridge!

Day 1 | NSO Highlights | Monday, Sept. 4, 2017

Commencement | Your formal welcome as you start your journey at uLethbridge

Key Note Speaker, Janelle Pritchard (BN '12) | Listen to a young alumni share her experiences that led her to establish Uphill Both Ways, a non-profit organization that has helped people in Nepal by funding the building of new schools and a hydroelectric plant and providing school supplies for hundreds of children.

Your choice | Multiple sessions on topics ranging from engagement opportunities, student services and wellness.

Campus tours | Hop onto one of our guided campus tours to discover the best way to navigate campus.

Why lib ed? | Dr. Shelly Wismath will share the philosophy behind all learning at uLethbridge and why it matters to your degree.

Student mentor meet & greet | It's time to relax a little, let everything you've learned soak in and meet other students starting in Fall 2017. Your mentors have great activities and games planned to help welcome you to uLethbridge and unwind after a great first day of NSO.

Day 2 | NSO Highlights | Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017

First lecture | Provost and VP Academic, Dr. Andrew Hakin, will share why uLethbridge is the best choice for your degree. Learn a little about who we are, including our history and traditions — you're are a Pronghorn now!

Academic prep | Learning Strategist, Aaron Chubb, will take you through simple strategies to keep you focused and academically successful inside and outside the classroom.

Your choice | Multiple sessions with topics ranging from helpful budgets to learning experiences outside the classroom.

Faculty meet & greet | This is your chance to meet with faculty members, staff, other new students and academic advisors from your faculty. Pre-Education students: the Faculty of Education would like to welcome you to campus BEFORE your first degree Faculty meet and greet. Please take note of the itinerary!

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1st Choice Savings Centre for Sport & Wellness

University of Lethbridge

4401 University Drive

Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4

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