January 2022 Orientation Schedule

Joining us in January? The January 11th Orientation will be a virtual session with no need to register. Please join us at 10:30 a.m. for a welcoming address and BU information, then choose the sessions after 11:30 a.m. that interests you.

Time Session
10:30 a.m.

Welcome to Students – President Docherty, Dean of Students Katie Gross, Erin Mills Director of Recruitment.

Time: Jan 11, 2022 10:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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https://brandonu-ca.zoom.us/j/93643816769

Meeting ID: 936 4381 6769

10:45 a.m. Connection Before Content Ice Breaker – Michelle Bessette Indigenous Student Success Officer
11:10 a.m. Student Services Website Navigation – Kathleen Richards Student Success Officer
11:20 a.m. Career Planning & Placement– Doug Pople
11:30 a.m. Questions
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Indigenous Peoples’ Centre Welcome:  Indigenous Student Success – Join IPC staff, student assistants and Barb Blind our Knowledge Keeper for this session.
https://brandonu-ca.zoom.us/j/92255088079
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

International Orientation: This session is mandatory for International students to attend.

International Orientation

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1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Tips For Success as an International Student

Tips to Success as an International Student

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1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

IT & Library Services –Join BU’s Chief Information Officer, Melanie Sucha, for discussion of Library and IT Services available to support your online learning needs. We discuss the spaces that are open, access to spaces and information during the term and some frequently asked questions about technology at the university.

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Meeting ID: 920 9276 4531

Passcode: 663577

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Basic Tech Sessions: 

  • Brief overview of ClaimID
  • Accessing Webmail (email)
  • Creating an Email and sending an Attachment
  • How to Forward your BU email to another account
  • Passwords – setup password recovery and changing your BU password
  • OneDrive Storage
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Moodle
  • Student Information Screens
  • Where to save files
  • How to Print on campus
  • WiFi access on campus

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