Campus Briefs

Tutoring services

Need help with your courses? Tutoring services are offered by many academic departments, student services, as well as at the tutoring centres on campus.

For a list, please go to “Tutoring Services & Mentor Programs” on the advising website: uwinnipeg.ca/advising

Money talks

The Money Talks series resumes with more webinars related to student finances. All talks are from 11:30 a.m. to 12 noon via Zoom.

Upcoming sessions:

• Work-Study Program (Tues., Oct 24)

• Financial Literacy (Tues., Oct 31)

To register, please visit: uwinnipeg.ca/awards

Webinar Wednesdays

The Webinar Wednesdays series starts again after the fall reading week with a wide range of topics:

• Sleep Matters (Wed., Oct. 25)

• Study Abroad (Wed., Nov. 1)

• To Drop or Not to Drop (Wed., Nov. 8)

• Wise Mind (Wed., Nov. 15)

All sessions will be held 12:30 to 1:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Pre-registration is required.

For more info, see: uwinnipeg.ca/webinar-wednesdays

Career chats on Instagram

Career Chats are live sessions on Instagram that feature advice from an employer or career-related expert. Hosted by Career Services, these live sessions take place every other Thursday at 11:00 am on UWinnipeg Instagram.

• Graduate Studies (Thurs., Oct. 26).

• UWinnipeg Human Resources Office (Thurs., Nov. 9)

February graduation (in absentia)

Are you finishing your last courses this December? You may choose to graduate in February 2024 (in absentia).

The deadline to apply for February graduation is Wed., Nov. 1, 2023. Students need to apply through WebAdvisor.

For more information, see: uwinnipeg.ca/student-records

Ask an advisor on Instagram

This is your opportunity to find out more about different services at the University in live sessions on UWinnipeg Instagram. Upcoming topic:

• Student Wellness (Thurs., Nov. 2)

Hosted by Academic and Career Services, these live sessions take place every other Thursday at 11:00 a.m. on UWinnipeg Instagram.

Navaratri

International, Immigrant and Refugee Student Services (IIRSS) invites everyone to celebrate Navaratri, a festival that beautifully encapsulates the spirit of Gujarat. Join us for a celebration on Fri., Nov. 3, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Bulman Centre.

Please note that limited spots are available, so registration is strongly recommended. Email: iirss@uwinnipeg.ca to secure your spot.

Final withdrawal date

The final date to withdraw without academic penalty from a course that began in September 2023 and ends in December 2023 is Mon., Nov. 13.

For information and instructions, please see “Course Drops” on the registration website: uwinnipeg.ca/registration

Need a spot to store your stuff? Rent a locker!

Locker rentals are available in various locations. Find details and cost, along with an online form, here: uwinnipeg.ca/lockers

The Wellness Hub

Check out the Wellness Hub, a digital platform on the UWinnipeg website, with links to:

• Crisis and counselling services

• Informational websites about mental health

• Tools to track how you are feeling and learn coping skills

• Connections to specialized resources

You choose which links to access each time you enter the Wellness Hub.

Visit the hub any time at uwinnipeg.ca/wellnesshub

Published in Volume 78, Number 06 of The Uniter (October 19, 2023)

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