Remote Student Life in Fall

Although we continue to be physically distant from each other during the Fall Term, we can remain together and connected. Join us for these events to have some fun and gain useful information to complete this term and be ready for the next steps in your journey.

These events are open to everyone in the Memorial community. Descriptions of the different events and registrations are listed below this term schedule. (Times of events are listed in UTC 3:30 Newfoundland Daylight Time,  as scheduled.)  

Weekly Events

Conversation Circle, Mondays 3-4pm

This is a drop-in opportunity for new arrivals to connect, converse, and be potentially matched with a conversation partner for the spring term. If you are a new arrival to Canada an international student or family member, you are all welcome. If you are an experienced speaker of English who would like to volunteer as a conversationalist to help new arrivals to Canada, contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Association of New Canadians, to register for volunteer training. 

Join the Conversation Circle HERE

Coffee and Community, Tuesdays, 2-3pm

Get your coffee and have a chat with different community organizations as we discuss what they hope to achieve during this time, how the wider university community can help, and what the future looks like. Join the weekly meetings online HERE.

Upcoming Guests:

If you are a community organization and would like to present, please contact ask@mun.ca.

Online Trivia, Tuesdays, 7pm

Join Lindsay Newman in a weekly Battle of the Brains to test your knowledge of very important and very trivial information.  

September 15

October 27

September 22

November 3

September 29

November 10

October 6

November 17

October 15

 November 24

October 20

Launch Forth Leadership Series, Thursdays, 3-4pm

We are delighted to invite people to share their stories with our Memorial community. Come be inspired to launch forth on your own leadership journey.

Career Events

Check out the calendar and social media for information. To register for individual events, click here.  

September 16 @ 1pm Resume and Cover Letter Tips
September 23 @ 1pm Interview Skills
September 24 @ 1pm Making the Most of Your Remote Job
September 30 @ 1pm Job Search Strategies
October 5 @ 1pm Exploring Career Assessment Tools
October 7 @ 1pm Career Exploration
October 14 @ 1pm Virtual Networking
October 19 @ 1pm Know Your Rights
October 20 @ 1pm Map Your Career Path
October 21 @ 1pm Creating Your LinkedIn Profile
October 28 @ 1pm Resume and Cover Letter Tips
November 4 @ 1pm Interview Skills
November 10 @ 1pm Job Search Strategies (Tuesday)
November 18 @ 1pm Career Exploration
November 25 @ 1pm Virtual Networking
December 2 @ 1pm Creating Your LinkedIn Profile

Contact

Student Life

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000