Things @ King's | Vol. 1, Issue 3                               September 23, 2013

Things @ King's: What's happening for students 

 

Thank you to everyone who submitted a name for our student e-newsletter contest! Congratulations to Janine Bishop for her winning entry, Things @ King's: What happening for students. Janine's prize is a wonderful bag of King's swag. 

    

September is an exciting time at King's as new students arrive to begin the next step of their educational journey. Join us as we welcome the class of 2017!

 

Choosing King's
Choosing King's

 

REMINDER: 

You will receive this e-newsletter every Monday during the academic year. If you are involved in an event on campus, share it with us. Deadline for submissions is Wednesday at noon for the following week's e-newsletter. 


Have a wonderful week!


King's Communications Team

 
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Homecoming 2013
September 27 - 29
Click here for a full schedule of events 
 

Post-Game Wings and Things featuring Gareth Bush 

 

The Office of Alumni Affairs welcomes all current students to attend Post-Game Wings and Things featuring Gareth Bush on September 27 at 5:00 p.m. in the Vitali Student Lounge, Wemple Building, following the Homecoming football game. Come and celebrate Homecoming with friends while enjoying great music from this talented local musician and alumnus of King's! Please visit our website for a full list of homecoming events.

 

 

History Professor Dr. Robert Ventresca presents Papacy in the 21st Century 



 
A forum with Dr. Robert Ventresca, King's History professor, in conversation with Fr. Raymond J. de Souza about Ventresca's book Soldier of Christ: The Life of Pope Pius XII. The forum will be held on September 27 at 7:00 p.m. in Elizabeth A "Bessie" Labatt Hall. Visit our event calendar for more details. 

 
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Experience a new culture abroad

 

Do you want to gain knowledge while experiencing a different country, language or culture? Consider studying abroad at one of King's partner universities.

 

King's study abroad information sessions (King's International & Exchange Office, Alumni Court):  

 

Thursday, October 10: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 pm

Tuesday, October 15: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 24: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday November 6: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

For information on exchange opportunities with King's international partner universities please contact: international@kings.uwo.ca

 
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Deadline for many scholarships, awards & bursaries OCTOBER 10

 

October 10 is the deadline for many scholarships, awards, and bursaries that require an application. Please review the website for more details. A search function provides an option to assist the process, or you can look at all the funding opportunities available.

  

Instructions for Completing Scholarship, Awards, or Bursary Applications:

  • Please review the criteria carefully for the scholarship, award and/or bursary that you are wishing to be considered.
  • If an application and/or documentation is required, please review the checklist of documents required to be submitted.
  • Please ensure that the checklist is submitted along with the documents and the checklist is attached to the front of the documents being submitted.
  • Please ensure that the application, letter, and all other documents in the checklist are submitted together to avoid documents being separated.
  • Students who were awarded an Entrance Scholarship or Continuing Scholarship based on merit and are wishing to be considered for the High School Entrance Scholarship with Demonstrated Need or the Continuing Scholarship for Full-time Students with Demonstrated Need will be required to complete and submit a budget. Click here to find the budget under the respective scholarship.
 
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Meet Betty Sanchez from the Academic Dean's Office

Betty Sanchez is one of our amazing academic counsellors in the Academic Dean's Office. Sanchez encourages students to follow their passion when selecting courses: "It is not necessarily the specific degree that will get you a job, it is the skill set you bring forward." Find out more in this latest King's Profile!
 
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Other Student Information  
  • TD Insurance Meloche Monnex is the leading provider of group home and car insurance. As a student of King's, you can benefit from special privileges, such as preferred group rates, enhanced coverage and flexible limits. Request a free, no-obligation online quote today and you could win a Lexus ED 300h hybrid or $60,000 in cash! Click here for more details, or call (toll-free) 1-800-258-3036.  
 
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Upcoming Events

 

Learning Skills Workshop 
September 24 
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Library Instruction Room C106, Cardinal Carter Library
 
Intro to Learning Skills 
with Mike Allegretti


King's Volunteer Fair
September 24 - 25
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Labatt Hall
Looking for a volunteer opportunity in London? Come check out our Volunteer Fair! 

 

 

Intercordia Info Sessions

September 25 - 26

10 a.m. | 1 p.m. | 3 p.m.

DL Room 112

Learn about our Intercordia's programs, meet alumni, hear stories & learn about bursaries. 

  

 

FOOTBALL
Western vs. Queen's
September 28, 1 p.m.
TD Stadium 

 

  

 

International Work Experience Program

September 27 is the last day for international students to apply for a position at King's through the International Work Experience Program

 

 

Religious Life Lecture Series: Rabbi Burton L. Visotzky

October 3, 7:30 p.m.

"The Chapel" at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond Street

   

"From Cairo to Qatar, Oman and Beyond: Recent Developments in Jewish-Muslim Interreligious Engagement" - 

Click here for more details

 


Liturgy Schedule

October 1 - 4, 12:00 p.m. 

All weekday liturgies take place in Christ the King Chapel, Wemple Building 


Sunday Eucharist Schedule
10:30 a.m. 
'The Chapel' at 1486 Richmond


 
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