O-DAYS! WORKSHOP: Time-Management at OCAD U

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:45am

A re-organization of your time, energy and resources is an important part of the transition to OCAD University.

In this free workshop, as part of O-DAYS! 2018, we will discuss strategies and tips on how to organize your time, set realistic goals and gain insight into your personal work style. We will engage in hands-on activities that will assist you in setting priorities, developing a schedule and managing your stress for the years ahead. Participants should bring their course schedules and any day-timers or calendars they currently use.

Facilitated by OCAD U Writing & Learning Centre.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP AND ATTEND THIS ACTIVITY:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-workshop-time-management-at-ocad-u-tickets-47865866094

ABOUT O-DAYS!
www.ocadu.ca/orientation

ABOUT OCAD U WRITING & LEARNING CENTRE:
www.ocadu.ca/services/writing-and-learning-centre.htm

Venue & Address: 
Central Hall (Room 230), Level 2, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/orientation/o-days-schedule.htm
Email: 
ocadcampuslife@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000, Ext. 4021
Cost: 
FREE
O-DAYS! 2018 workshop info session

O-DAYS! WORKSHOP: Academic Essentials for First-year

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

As part of O-DAYS! 2018, this free workshop offers hands-on exercises that will give you the opportunity to build essential tools for success in both your liberal studies and studio courses. We will look at critical reading, taking lecture notes and introduction to critique.

Facilitated by OCAD U Writing & Learning Centre.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP AND ATTEND THIS ACTIVITY:
www.eventbrite.com/e/academic-essentials-for-first-year-tickets-47772148783

ABOUT O-DAYS!
www.ocadu.ca/orientation

ABOUT OCAD U WRITING & LEARNING CENTRE:
www.ocadu.ca/services/writing-and-learning-centre.htm

Venue & Address: 
Central Hall (Room 230), Level 2, 100 McCaul Street
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/orientation/o-days-schedule.htm
Email: 
ocadcampuslife@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000, Ext. 4021
Cost: 
FREE
O-DAYS! 2018 workshop info session

Dobble Debate Workshop

Dobble Debate starts June 26
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 7:30am

Follow us at @DobbleDebate to get involved or sign up at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/a-project-about-serious-play-at-ocad-university-registration-46887644206. We are looking for people who can help us develop the gameplay and digital augmentation.

 

Drawing as a weapon of mass creation

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 11:00am

"El dibujo como arma de creacion masiva" translates to "Drawing as a weapon of mass creation" in english and will be presented by Coco Guzman at the University Miguel Hernandez, in the Fine Arts Department in Spain on June 12th.

Venue & Address: 
University Miguel Hernandez, Fine Arts Department, Altea (Spain)
Drawing poster

Grant Writing Workshop | Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Come learn about available Toronto Arts Council grants, the application process, and tips on successful grant-writing!

INK Semester 2 Workshop: A refresher of academic essentials

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Welcome to semester #2, first year students! The Writing & Learning Centre is offering a short "INK Refresher" workshop to help you review and refine your study skills. Join us to discuss your first semester at OCAD U and to review strategies for note-taking, time management, critical reading, and more.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/163349684392758/

Venue & Address: 
Writing & Learning Centre 512 MCC (5th floor, 113 McCaul St)
Website: 
https://www.ocadu.ca/services/writing-and-learning-centre/wlc-services/workshops-events-writing-learning.htm
https://www.facebook.com/events/163349684392758/
Email: 
wlc@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416.977.6000 ext 229
Cost: 
Free
Image of INK: Academic Essentials logo

Native Plant Propagation Workshop

Photograph of baby plants growing out of soil
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 2:30pm

Now is the perfect time to a get a jump on Spring and start native plant seeds for this year’s gardening season. Native plants have evolved and adapted to our local growing conditions, making them perfect additions to your garden! Join us for a free, hands-on workshop where we share tips, techniques and seeds to allow you to:
- Learn about the benefits of gardening with native plants
- Get to know varieties that can thrive in your conditions
- Learn how to cold-stratify perennial seeds and plant them

This workshop will be lead by Sayeh Dastgheib-Beheshti who teaches Sustainable Practices in the Design Program. The workshop is open to OCAD U students, faculty and staff and is free!

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1802520653381611/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: LINOCUT PRINTING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Learn the basics of planning, cutting and printing a simple two-colour linocut print. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 12th & 13th of February. 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 20, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/134517647218326/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: LINOCUT PRINTING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Learn the basics of planning, cutting and printing a simple two-colour linocut print. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 12th & 13th of February. 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 20, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/134517647218326/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

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