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A Sneak Peek into 2017 at the IC

  • A Sneak Peek into 2017 at the IC

The following blog post was written by Tahira Ebrahim, Centre Liaison Officer at the Centre for Excellence in Immigrant and Intercultural Advancement.

As the semester winds down, the IC team has been busy planning new and exciting opportunities for you to get engaged! 

Here’s a lineup of what to expect in the coming months. Find out more and register by visiting our events calendar.

ICan Crew Orientation

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Didn’t get a chance to get involved last semester?  Joining the College for the first time in January? Take advantage of this session to find out all the interesting ways to get involved with the IC! This session provides learners with a sense of the opportunities available for the semester and goes through the process of applying for leadership opportunities.

IC Voice: Study Tips

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Check out this encore presentation of Study Tips, by Bow Valley College learner Rick Alvarez. Some of you may have seen Rick as a speaker at TEDxBowValleyCollege 2016. Rick has learned a lot during his time here at Bow Valley College and wants to share his own secrets to success with other learners! 

Communal Table: Motivation

Tuesday January 24, 2017

Get a head start on 2017 with personal coach Evan Weselake! Find out how to address any obstacles in your way of achieving your goals, and design your life to maximize your success.

Communal Table: Buttermilk Fine Waffles

Tuesday February 7, 2017

We will be keeping warm during the middle of winter with Sam Friley and his famous waffles! Sam will be bringing a team out and discussing Buttermilk’s unique way of engaging with the community and creating a great corporate culture. 

Teach Your Talent: Bhangra Dancing

Wednesday February 8, 2017

Today’s the day to work off your waffle!  Come by and learn dance steps for authentic Bhangra dancing, a highly active form of dance from the Punjab. 

Stay connected with the IC

These events only take us through half the semester! Be sure to stay connected with us at the IC to find out what else we will have going on throughout the Winter 2017 semester.  

Stay in touch through the following channels:

  • The CEIIA events calendar
  • Event notifications on Twitter, follow us @BVC_CEIIA
  • The Student E- Newsletter
  • The IC Notice Board (in front of N322)
  • The Campus Events Board (second floor North Campus)
  • SABVC event Poster Boards (throughout campus)