March 31 2014 | Vol. 1, Issue 27                                       Like us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter  View our videos on YouTube
Things at King's: Today is the last day for Intent to Register!

 

Today (March 31st) at 4 p.m. is the deadline to submit your Intent to Register online form! 


Steps To submit your Intent To Register online:  

  1. Login to your Student Services  
  2. Select my 'Possibilities'  
  3. Select 'Intent to Register'
  4. Choose your Faculty, degree program and modules (Major/s, Specialization, Minor/s) for next year
Do you need financial aid to come back next year? Visit our website for bursary and scholarship information.  

 

 

Are you following us on Instagram yet? 

Follow us at @KUCatUWO and use #igotokings for your connection to all things at King's!

  

SUBMISSIONS: 

If you are involved in an event or have a story to share, email us at CommunicationsDeadline for submissions is Wednesday at noon for the following week's e-newsletter. 

 

Cheers!

King's Communications Team

 
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Last week to complete the NSSE survey for a chance to win amazing prizes!
 
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New position available with KUCSC!
 
KUCSC is looking for an organized and professional student to fill the position of Governance Officer. The successful candidate will report to the General Manager, with support from the President, and shall ensure transparent, fair, and effective governance that is responsive to the needs of students. 
 
Click here for the job posting.
 
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24 Hour Study Hall at King's

The King Centre will be open 24/7 starting at 6 a.m. on April 9th. Cardinal Carter Library will be open from 8 a.m. - 12 midnight between April 9th - 29th, and 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. on April 30th. Please visit our website for policies and information. 
 
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King's Carnival  
 
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Building Bridges: Conversations about and through dance
 
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Canadian Choralscapes
 
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2014 European Summer Program in Universit Catholique de Lille, France
 

Courses in: Arts, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Engineering, European Studies, Intercultural Communication, Literature, Political Science, Peace Building, Renewable Energy, and Sustainable Development. Intensive French Language Course from Beginner level to Advanced level  (40 hrs - 3 ECTS credits)

 

There are two sessions: June 2nd to June 27th and June 30th to 25 July 25th.

 

Lots of services included: accommodation, cultural activities, free ground transportation in Lille, breakfast, 5 group dinners, and pick-up at Lille Station. Included trips: Brussels and Bruges. Optional visits: Amsterdam and Paris

 

Click here for more information. If interested, please contact King's International Office.

 
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Intent to Register Instructions
 

A. Online Intent to Register (ITR), February 3, 2014 to March 31 2014, 4:00 p.m. All returning King's students must submit an ITR online to declare their degree and module choices for September 2014-15 academic year. To complete an online ITR, log in to your Student Services page. Deadline: March 31, 2014, 4 p.m. Students who plan to graduate this year do not need to complete an ITR.

 

Before you submit: 

  1. Attend Academic Dean's Office and departmental information sessions, as well as sessions by Faculties of Law and Education, Post Grad/Career Counselling and Financial Services (February 3- February 14). The schedule and further information about ITR is posted online, and is available in the Academic Dean's Office and Registrar's Office at King's.
  2. Read the Academic Calendar to understand your program and course requirements.
  3. Gather information about your program. See: Degree Check 101 and Program Checklists
  4. Meet full-time faculty members during their office hours.

When registering for courses be sure to check pre-requisites, co-requisites and, anti-requisites carefully (www.westerncalendar.uwo.ca).

 

B. Paper Intent to Register: Students registering in a second degree, a post-degree module, a concurrent degree, diploma and certificate programs; and students not taking any courses in Fall/Winter 2013-2014 must have their paper ITR forms signed by an Academic Counsellor in the Academic Dean's Office (Dante Lenardon Hall, Room 104).

 

C. Social Work: Students currently enrolled in the BSW program (Year III progressing to Year IV and Extended Study students) must complete an online ITR by March 31, 2014. Students who are applying for admission to the BSW program cannot indicate "Social Work" as a program choice on their ITR. They will submit an online ITR for an alternate/backup degree/module combination, and if admitted to the BSW program, their registration will be changed for them.

 

D. Information for Course Selection for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 (students will register for courses in June & July 2014). Please make sure to check Residency Requirements.

 

E. Course Deletions: You may be removed, without notice, from a course for which you are ineligible to be registered (e.g. lack of pre-requisite, course constraints, or residency regulations).

 

F. Special Assistance: Students who will be unable to access web course registration or contact the Registrar's Office by phone during the summer may submit their course selection to the Registrar's Office at King's before they leave for the summer, or consult the Registrar's Office to make alternate arrangements.

 

Check your Student Centre and UWO e-mail regularly to keep track of your courses and registration status. For questions, please contact Claire Hass in DL104, 519-433-3491 ext. 4406, academic.dean@uwo.ca  
 
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Upcoming Events

 
Intent to Register Info Session
March 31st, 3 p.m.
DL 112
Today (March 31st) is the last day to complete your Intent to Register! Attend this final information session and learn how to complete your ITR, module combinations, degree types, breadth requirements, & progression requirements.

  

 

Intent to Register
Feb. 1st - March 31st
Intent to Register must be completed during this time. For more information, please contact Claire Hass in the Academic Dean's Office. 
 

 

Mindfulness Meditation Student Group

March 26th - April 16th
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Reflection Room, King Centre 

Practice meditation and develop a non-judgmental awareness of what is happening in the present moment to reduce stress and improve concentration. This is a 4 week group session for students only. Please register at csd@kings.uwo.ca.

  

 

Noon Hour Yoga

Every Tuesday
12:15 - 1:15 p.m., 
Reflection Room, King Centre 
Please join us for a hatha yoga class taught by a certified yoga instructor. Comfortable, non-restrictive clothing is recommended. If you have any questions please email Kate.  
 
 
Campus Ministry's Catholic Social Teaching
Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
W149b
This group provides an opportunity for students to learn more about Catholic social teaching, reflect on how it does, or could, impact their lives both today and in the futures, and build community with like-minded people. All are welcome.

 

 

Critical Reading Tutor Office Hours

Mondays, 1 - 4 p.m.

Wednesdays, 12 - 3 p.m. 

Study Room C, Main Floor of Cardinal Carter Library

Conquer your mountain of reading with The Reading Tutor. Drop in or book an appointment at The Write Place. Email bmcquaid@uwo.ca 


 
Psychology Honors Thesis Poster Presentation
March 31st, 11:30-1:30 p.m.
Student Lounge Extension

Fourth Year Psychology Honors Specialization Students will present posters of their Thesis Projects. Everyone is welcome.

 
 
Carnival 
April 2nd, noon - 3 p.m.
Main parking lot 
Rain day is April 3rd.
 
 
OSAP Repayment Presentation 
April 2nd, 3 - 4 p.m.
Vitali Student Lounge 
This is an excellent opportunity to have your questions answered on the repayment process and is being brought to you by the National Student Loan Service Centre. Any and all students are welcome  to attend!
  
 
Building Bridges: Conversations about and through dance 
April 4th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Kenny Theatre, King Centre
Hosted by the Centre of Creativity at King's.
 
 
King's Chamber Choir performs Canadian chorales
April 5th, 7:30 p.m.
Kenny Theatre, King Centre

  

  

24/7 King Centre 

Extended Library Hours 

April 9th - April 30th

The King Centre will be open 24/7 starting at 6 a.m. on April 9th. Cardinal Carter Library will be open from 8 a.m. - 12 midnight between April 9th - 29th, and 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. on April 30th. Please visit our website for policies and information.

  

Mass of the Lord's Supper 
April 17th, 7:30 p.m.
"The Chapel" at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond Street 
 
 
Proclamation of the Passion & Veneration of the Cross
April 18th, 3 p.m.
"The Chapel" at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond Street  
 
 
Easter Vigil 
April 19th, 9 p.m.
"The Chapel" at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond Street  
 
 
Easter Sunday
April 20th, 10:30 a.m.
"The Chapel" at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond Street  
 
 

Considering Catholicity in an Evolving World

April 27th, 2 - 4 p.m.

Kenny Theatre

A lecture by Ilia Delio, OSF, Director and Professor, Catholic Studies Program, Georgetown University, Washington D.C. 

  

  

Development Day: Connect. Lead. Grow.
May 2nd
King Centre 
Development Day is an all day event that will give you the opportunity to hear from industry leaders on topics such as leadership, networking, career & personal development coaching, entrepreneurship and social media strategies. Students receive a special student rate of $50. Click here for more info. 
 
 
2014 Canadian Archaeological Association annual meeting
May 14th-18th
This conference is an excellent learning and networking opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students of various disciplines, including anthropology, physical anthropology, archaeology, geography, geophysics, GIS, etc. Click here for details. For questions, email caa2014aca@gmail.com

 

 
Liturgy Schedule
 
Christ the King Chapel, Wemple Building
Eucharist:
April 1st - 4th, 12 p.m.

Sunday Eucharist: 
10:30 a.m., 'The Chapel' at Windermere on the Mount, 1486 Richmond
5 p.m., Labatt Hall
 

 

Good2Talk

1-866-925-5454

 

24/7 Post-Secondary Student Helpline - free & confidential professional counselling service

 

 

Intersession and Summer Session Residence Accommodation

 

If you are studying at King's this spring/summer, you can contact King's Residence for accommodation.


 
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