Student Affairs Weekly - February 16, 2018

Student Success Centre

Make the Most of Your Study Week with the Student Success Centre!

Calling all Thunderwolves…who are hanging around during the Winter Study Break! The Student Success Centre invites you to spend some time with us during the break as we’re offering some unique programming to highlight some of our hidden gems.

We hope you will join us. All sessions are free and do not require pre-registration.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 - Student Celebration!

Join us for our Study Week kick-off celebration in the Academic Support Zone. Stop by to grab a snack, watch a movie, paint a picture, and learn about how you can utilize your strengths to positively impact your learning environment.

Location: Academic Support Zone (LI 2004)
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21 - Career Services Lunch & Learn

Join the Career Services team at the Student Success Centre for a pizza lunch to learn about career interests and exploration, educational planning and the labour market, and job search skills.  

Location: Student Success Centre
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 - Co-Curricular Cafe

Coffee, chips and a chat anyone? Join us at our Co-Curricular Cafe to find out how and why you need to make use of the Co-Curricular Record (CCR). Learn how to create, add and utilize your CCR to showcase your involvement and interests.

Location: International Student Lounge
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 - Sensational Skills for Success

Don’t miss this Skills for Success Seminar with SSC Advisor, Nick! He will guide you through the best strategies for time management, note taking, and exam preparation. Included in this workshop is the popular study trick, the 5-Day Study Plan. Learn how to prepare and organize your notes and class material to create an effective study plan.

Location: RC 1003
Time: 11:00 am - 12:15pm

Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @lakeheadsuccess for reminders about these Study Break sessions or visit the Student Success Centre for more information:


P:  807-343-8018


Meditation days and times change
Beginning the week of February 19th, 2018 meditation will be offered as follows:

Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:45am - 12:15pm @ Prettie Residence Building
Wednesdays 3:15pm-3:45pm @ the International Student Centre
Fridays 3:45pm - 4:15pm @ Prettie Residence Building

Meditation has many benefits including decreasing feelings of depression and anxiety, improving focus and concentration and increasing feelings of overall well-being.  
Come try it out!


Grad Fair 2018

Thursday, March 1st.
10am-3pm, Agora

Join us in the Agora to find out more about graduation, next steps, what to expect on convocation day, financing, preparing for your future and much more! 


Quit Smoking

Student Health and Counselling along with Leave the Pack Behind remind you that "any day can be your quit day". Which day will be yours? Capitalize on a memorable day like your birthday or favourite holiday to increase your chances of a successful quit smoking attempt! 
Ontario residents aged 18-29 years can access 8 weeks of nicotine gum or patches and "quit" counseling absolutely FREE through Leave the Pack Behind. To learn more visit or make an appointment to talk with someone at the Student Health and Counselling Centre on campus.