April: a month of opportunities


There are a number of events organized by the University Counselling Department this month. There will be annoucements to keep you in the loop but here is an overview of what’s happening: 

  • Thursday, Apr 8: Parent Information Evening at 7pm in the Crothall Lecture Theatre. There will be information on course selection and on the university application process.
  • Friday, Apr 9: 24 grade 11 and 12 students will be doing a tour of UBC, including visits to the Sauder Business building and the Engineering department
  • Thursday, Apr 15: Career Information Evening for Students, 7pm start in the Crothall Lecture Theatre. A diverse array of speakers, many of whom are alumni of the school, will be on hand to present in small sessions.
  • Tuesday, April 27: District Scholarship Award evening. Come and see a fantastic display/demonstration of the achievements of students from independent schools in the lower island  in areas as fine arts, leadership, and athletics.

In addition to these events, there are also post-secondary information sessions/university visits available to you:

  • Thursday, Apr 8: University of Calgary in CR 123 at lunch
  • Monday, Apr 12: Royal Veterinary College (UK) in CR 123 at lunch
  • Tuesday, Apr 27: Queen’s University evening (open to all Victoria area students and families) 7-9pm in the Crothall Lecture Theatre
  • Thursday, Apr 29: Camosun College Open House 2010, Interurban Campus, 8:30-3:00

We hope to see many of you at some or all of these events!

Alison McCallum
Alison McCallum is Head of University Counselling at SMUS and one of the Academic Advisors.


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