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    May 2022

  • Academic Integrity Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides an overview of Durham College’s Academic Integrity policy, discusses plagiarism and how it is detected, teaches the basics of referencing, and provides strategies and resources for maintaining academic integrity.

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  • Time Management and Organization Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop for Durham College students will help you start off your semester properly. You will learn numerous strategies to help you organize your time and become a more efficient student who has more free time and less stress.

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  • DC Webinar Series: Financial Aid Information Session
    • 10:00 AM — 11:00 AM

    Durham College's Financial Aid and Awards team is dedicated to helping you understand the variety of options available to help finance your education. Budgeting and financial planning are essential to your success and our coaches will help you create the right financial plan. Sessions will be 30 minutes in length and provide an overview of how Financial Aid & Awards can assist and support students with building and fine-tuning their financial plans. We will go over the OSAP application process…

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  • Grammar Matters Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, reviews grammar terminology, sentence structure, and common grammatical errors.

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  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

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  • June 2022

  • Affirming 2SLGBTQIA Language
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Do you want to be respectful of people’s identities but struggle to navigate pronoun and identity norms? Join ACDR’s Nathan Barnett and Brendan Tihane as we discuss HIV/AIDS basics, sex, gender and gender expression terminology, sexuality language as well as the importance and effects of the language we use.

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  • Study Strategies Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, will help you to study smarter not harder. It will help you understand how you learn and how to use the science of learning to get the most from your courses. Study spaces and group studying will also be discussed.

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  • Virtual Pathways Information Session: Royal Roads University
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Join Royal Roads University June 2nd to see how you can complete your undergraduate degree with us. We’ll outline your options and explain how we can help you transfer your credits into one of our completion programs. Register today!

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  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

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  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

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  • Study Strategies Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, will help you to study smarter not harder. It will help you understand how you learn and how to use the science of learning to get the most from your courses. Study spaces and group studying will also be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Editing Skills Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, highlights common writing errors and provides strategies and resources for finding them.

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  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

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  • Listening and Note-taking Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    The purpose of this workshop, designed for Durham College students, is to explore tips to become an active listener, enhance note-taking skills during class and improve the use of class notes as study tools. A number of note formats will be discussed.

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  • Overcoming Procrastination Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College Students, discusses procrastination and helps students recognize how and why they procrastinate. Students will be introduced to strategies for minimizing procrastination, and students will be guided through a series of activities that result in a plan for avoiding and overcoming procrastination.

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  • Queer History
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    As we celebrate Pride Month, learn the history of 2SLGBTQIA communities! Find out the ways our past has shaped our present and will continue to impact us moving into the future. Join ACDR’s Nathan Barnett and Brendan Tihane as we look back at everything from Stonewall to the Bathhouse Riots to the present day.

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  • Punctuation Review Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, reviews common punctuation to help improve the accuracy and clarity of your writing.

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  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

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  • Time Management and Organization Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop for Durham College students will help you start off your semester properly. You will learn numerous strategies to help you organize your time and become a more efficient student who has more free time and less stress.

    Find out more »
  • Overcoming Procrastination Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College Students, discusses procrastination and helps students recognize how and why they procrastinate. Students will be introduced to strategies for minimizing procrastination, and students will be guided through a series of activities that result in a plan for avoiding and overcoming procrastination.

    Find out more »
  • Study Strategies Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, will help you to study smarter not harder. It will help you understand how you learn and how to use the science of learning to get the most from your courses. Study spaces and group studying will also be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Time Management and Organization Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    This workshop for Durham College students will help you start off your semester properly. You will learn numerous strategies to help you organize your time and become a more efficient student who has more free time and less stress.

    Find out more »
  • Academic Integrity Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides an overview of Durham College’s Academic Integrity policy, discusses plagiarism and how it is detected, teaches the basics of referencing, and provides strategies and resources for maintaining academic integrity.

    Find out more »
  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • Time Management and Organization Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop for Durham College students will help you start off your semester properly. You will learn numerous strategies to help you organize your time and become a more efficient student who has more free time and less stress.

    Find out more »
  • Introduction to Non-Monogomy
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Have you heard about polyamory and wondered what the deal is? Do you find that being monogamous just isn’t a great fit for you? Join ACDR’s Brendan Tihane and learn about different types of non-monogamous relationships, the pros and cons of each, and why they may or may not be a good fit for your own life.

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  • July 2022

  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

    Find out more »
  • Study Strategies Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, will help you to study smarter not harder. It will help you understand how you learn and how to use the science of learning to get the most from your courses. Study spaces and group studying will also be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Personal Branding Tips – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    There is only one YOU. During this webinar we will cover what a personal brand is, why you might want one, why it is important and techniques to cultivate a strong and authentic brand. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we can discuss arrangements/options.

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  • APA and MLA Referencing Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, reviews the importance of referencing, ways to avoid plagiarism, how to reference correctly, and how to properly format a college paper.

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  • Overcoming Procrastination Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College Students, discusses procrastination and helps students recognize how and why they procrastinate. Students will be introduced to strategies for minimizing procrastination, and students will be guided through a series of activities that result in a plan for avoiding and overcoming procrastination.

    Find out more »
  • Test and Exam Preparation Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides tips and strategies to help you more effectively prepare for tests and exams. Techniques to help you improve your scores when writing multiple choice, true/false, and essay tests will be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Overcoming Procrastination Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College Students, discusses procrastination and helps students recognize how and why they procrastinate. Students will be introduced to strategies for minimizing procrastination, and students will be guided through a series of activities that result in a plan for avoiding and overcoming procrastination.

    Find out more »
  • Personal Pitch – Career Development
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Your personal pitch is a key component of your professional toolkit. It is sometimes referred to as an "Elevator Pitch," or 30-second pitch because it is a concise message that is delivered in the time it would take to ride up an elevator. The personal pitch provides you with a way to communicate your skills, education and career goals in any forum where an opportunity can arise at a networking event, job fair, conference, LinkedIn connection, or a chance meeting.…

    Find out more »
  • Sex in the Media
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    Wondering what 50 Shades of Grey got right? Ever wondered why we don't see disabled people in romantic or sexual leads in the media? Media is everywhere, and as the saying goes: sex sells! But what happens if you don't see yourself or how you see sex? Join ACDR's Nathan R. G. Barnett and Brendan Tihane for a deep dive on representation and sex to talk all about how popular portrayals discuss (or don't discuss) the many, many ways we…

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  • DC Webinar Series: Start in September!
    • 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

    Although the equal consideration deadline passed on February 1, there is still time to apply for open DC programs in September! In this webinar, find out more about our full-time open programs, admission requirements, application process (domestic applicants), and answer any questions you may have. Please be aware that this webinar will have information for domestic students. If you are an international student, please contact the International Office at international@durhamcollege.ca for information. Have any questions? Feel free to contact the…

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  • Academic Integrity Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides an overview of Durham College’s Academic Integrity policy, discusses plagiarism and how it is detected, teaches the basics of referencing, and provides strategies and resources for maintaining academic integrity.

    Find out more »
  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

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  • Editing Skills Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, highlights common writing errors and provides strategies and resources for finding them.

    Find out more »
  • Creating Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 1) – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar will explore why there are nearly 675 million LinkedIn users worldwide and the vast benefits of using this platform. We will discuss how to build a professional, effective profile and the benefits of doing so. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

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  • Test and Exam Preparation Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides tips and strategies to help you more effectively prepare for tests and exams. Techniques to help you improve your scores when writing multiple choice, true/false, and essay tests will be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile (Part 2) – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    This webinar will build on Part 1 of the LinkedIn webinar series where we covered the benefits of using LinkedIn and how to create your profile. We will show you how to use various LinkedIn features, highlight what to do and avoid on the platform, discuss how to build your network organically and search for jobs. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you…

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  • Test and Exam Preparation Workshop
    • 11:10 AM — 12:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides tips and strategies to help you more effectively prepare for tests and exams. Techniques to help you improve your scores when writing multiple choice, true/false, and essay tests will be discussed.

    Find out more »
  • Networking in a Virtual World – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Learn how to use various networking platforms when building your brand and network. In this session, we will discuss how to build an effective digital network with professionals and potential employers, and seek out new job opportunities. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect with us beforehand at careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca so that we…

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  • Introduction to Kink
    • 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

    50 Shades put kink back into the public image, but as you may remember from the endless discourse it wasn’t exactly a perfect representation of kink in real life and left a lot of questions from “How do you choke someone safely?” to “How do you negotiate boundaries?” all the way to “What are the laws around this, even?” Join ACDR’s Brendan Tihane for a discussion on what kink is, how to practice it safely and consensually, and everything else…

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  • Presentation Skills Workshop
    • 12:10 PM — 1:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, helps you to improve the planning and delivery of your individual and group presentations.

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  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

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  • August 2022

  • Success on the Job – Career Development
    • 2:00 PM — 3:00 PM

    Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. You are eager to begin a new chapter in your career, but the unknowns of the workplace are often daunting. In this webinar, we will help you prepare and understand specific factors that will help you be successful when starting a new job. We will discuss your first day, business etiquette, the importance of tracking your accomplishments, networking on the job, mentoring and touch on your rights as a worker.…

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  • Academic Integrity Workshop
    • 2:10 PM — 3:00 PM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides an overview of Durham College’s Academic Integrity policy, discusses plagiarism and how it is detected, teaches the basics of referencing, and provides strategies and resources for maintaining academic integrity.

    Find out more »
  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

    Find out more »
  • Effective Job Search Strategies – Career Development
    • 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

    During this webinar, we will discuss strategies to find the type of employment students and alumni may be seeking. You will be guided on how to effectively use the Hired portal and other job search engines, how to uncover the hidden job market, including how to avoid scams and protect yourself when looking for work. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require…

    Find out more »
  • Academic Integrity Workshop
    • 10:10 AM — 11:00 AM

    This workshop, designed for Durham College students, provides an overview of Durham College’s Academic Integrity policy, discusses plagiarism and how it is detected, teaches the basics of referencing, and provides strategies and resources for maintaining academic integrity.

    Find out more »
  • Career Resilience – Career Development
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    This webinar is an introduction to career resilience and its importance for managing your career development in a changing work environment. Participants will learn the framework that helps develop an understanding of behaviour strategies that support career resilience along with practical tips for further action. To stay up to date on webinars, employer visits and career information from Career Development, follow us on Instagram or follow #GetHiredDC. If you require accessibility accommodations for this event, please feel free to connect…

    Find out more »
  • FastStartDC Entrepreneur Orientation
    • 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Welcome to FastStartDC! We are the on-campus resource for student entrepreneurs whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your side-hustle, we can help! The purpose of this orientation session is to introduce you to FastStartDC and all the great supports and resources available to you as DC students. We will walk through our unique services, the process for accessing those services, our expectations and policies. We will also leave time to chat briefly about…

    Find out more »
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