Lakers Orientation

Welcome Week 2021

Lakers Orientation Welcome kicks off with the Accessibility Transition Program, International Student Orientation and Residence Move-in, the week of August 25-30.

This week is applicable only to students who are involved with these departments.

The week of September 1-5, will provide opportunities to connect with your faculty and academic supports to ensure a successful transition and preparedness to the classroom.

The Nipissing University Student Union (NUSU) wraps up Lakers Orientation with O-Weekend, which provides events to connect with your fellows Lakers.

Events listed below will indicate if there are any restrictions for attendance.

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Residence, Lakers Orientation Schedule

Saturday, August 28

  • Sat
    28
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
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    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-28 19:00:00 2021-08-28 20:00:00 Meet your Don Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!

Sunday, August 29

  • Sun
    29
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-29 19:00:00 2021-08-29 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!

Monday, August 30

  • Mon
    30
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-30 19:00:00 2021-08-30 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!
  • Mon
    30
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Virtual
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-30 20:00:00 2021-08-30 21:00:00 Virtual Trivia Night Residence Life hosts Virtual Trivia! Tune in for an opportunity to meet students, win some great prizes and show off your trivia smarts! Virtual Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Residence Life hosts Virtual Trivia! Tune in for an opportunity to meet students, win some great prizes and show off your trivia smarts!

Tuesday, August 31

  • Tue
    31
    Aug
    AskMe Drop-in, Lakers Orientation
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    Zoom
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-31 12:00:00 2021-08-31 14:00:00 AskMe Drop-in Drop into the link and ask any question you have about your transition to University and the AskMe peer team will answer your question or connect you with the right resource! Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop into the link and ask any question you have about your transition to University and the AskMe peer team will answer your question or connect you with the right resource!
  • Tue
    31
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-31 19:00:00 2021-08-31 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!
  • Tue
    31
    Aug
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Virtual
    Add to Calendar 2021-08-31 20:00:00 2021-08-31 21:00:00 Virtual Paint Night Tap into your artsy side by tuning in to a virtual Paint Night with Residence Life. Signups and more information will be communicated in advance. Virtual Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Tap into your artsy side by tuning in to a virtual Paint Night with Residence Life. Signups and more information will be communicated in advance.

Wednesday, September 1

  • Wed
    1
    Sep
    NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Online
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-01 10:30:00 2021-09-01 11:30:00 Speak About It Join Speak About It for an online performance, featuring storytelling, humour, and dialogue and learn what healthy relationships and sex can and should look like. Online Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Join Speak About It for an online performance, featuring storytelling, humour, and dialogue and learn what healthy relationships and sex can and should look like.
  • Wed
    1
    Sep
    NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Zoom
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-01 11:30:00 2021-09-01 12:30:00 Speak About It: Debrief NU (SDS) & SAI Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    NU (SDS) & SAI
  • Wed
    1
    Sep
    NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Virtual: Gather Town
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-01 13:30:00 2021-09-01 15:30:00 Involvement Fair Involvement Fair Virtual: Gather Town Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Involvement Fair
  • Wed
    1
    Sep
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-01 19:00:00 2021-09-01 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!
  • Wed
    1
    Sep
    NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Online via Zoom
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-01 20:00:00 2021-09-01 21:00:00 Zumba Zumba Online via Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Zumba

Thursday, September 2

  • Thu
    2
    Sep
    Meet Your Professors, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Zoom
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-02 11:00:00 2021-09-02 12:00:00 Meet Your Profs This is an opportunity to explore the expectations of academic life at Nipissing University! Zoom Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    This is an opportunity to explore the expectations of academic life at Nipissing University!
  • Thu
    2
    Sep
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Lounge
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-02 19:00:00 2021-09-02 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Lounge Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!

Friday, September 3

  • Fri
    3
    Sep
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Teams Channel
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-03 19:00:00 2021-09-03 20:00:00 Meet your Don Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt! Your Floor Teams Channel Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Drop by your lounge for this MANDATORY meeting. Meet the don, learn some key information and wear your floor t-shirt!

Saturday, September 4

  • Sat
    4
    Sep
    Residence, NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Founders Field
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-04 20:00:00 2021-09-04 22:00:00 Movie Night Relax on the Founders Field with popcorn and enjoy a feature film projected onto a giant inflatable movie screen. Founders Field Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Relax on the Founders Field with popcorn and enjoy a feature film projected onto a giant inflatable movie screen.

Sunday, September 5

  • Sun
    5
    Sep
    Residence, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Your Floor Teams Channel
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-05 20:00:00 2021-09-05 21:00:00 First Community Meeting Click ‘Join’ on this MANDATORY meeting. Meet your Don(s), and other members of your floor, receive important information about being a community member for the upcoming year. Your Floor Teams Channel Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Click ‘Join’ on this MANDATORY meeting. Meet your Don(s), and other members of your floor, receive important information about being a community member for the upcoming year.
  • Sun
    5
    Sep
    NUSU, Lakers Orientation
    -
    Various at each complex
    Add to Calendar 2021-09-05 20:00:00 2021-09-05 22:00:00 Choose your own Adventure Mixer Each complex will offer a selection of options for students to participate in, both virtually and where possible, in person, to mingle with persons with like interests Various at each complex Nipissing University test@test.ca America/Toronto public

    Each complex will offer a selection of options for students to participate in, both virtually and where possible, in person, to mingle with persons with like interests