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Back 2 School Week
Welcome Week may be over but that doesn't mean the fun is too! Come explore Back 2 School week with awesome social, networking, and fun academic events!
Back 2 School week is our annual MES-run, student-focused week aimed at welcoming everyone in the Faculty of Engineering back to a new year of school! Learn about and sign up for some new clubs & teams or apply to be a first-year rep! We’ve got off campus and on campus social events. Tons of great opportunities to participate in our Mac Eng culture and get you prepared for the academic year.
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Amazing Race McMaster
Amazing Race McMaster has been extended to this week! Join us on Thursday, September 17 to win prizes by exploring all things McMaster and MES! We'll take you on a hunt through various sites to learn how to use and navigate them, while learning more about what the MES has to offer you. Contact our VP Academic, Andrew D'Elia, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions, and GOOD LUCK!!!
Tuesday, September 8
Tech Tutorials (4:00 - 7:00 PM): Different thirty minute tutorials on all things you need to know! Topics include dual booting a Mac, downloading Inventor, installing Microsoft Office for free through McMaster, and much more!
First Year Rep Info Session (5:00 - 6:00 PM): A short presentation explaining what it means to be a First Year Rep and how to run, followed by a Q&A!
Crash Course on Leadership - Time to step up and stand out (7:00 - 8:30 PM): Learn about the various opportunities that are available to you as a MacEng student to build your leadership skills! Whether it be as volunteer, work, research, extracurricular, or through conferences... this event will cover leadership as a whole and any questions that come with it.
Wednesday, September 9
Hatch Open House (5:00 - 8:00 PM): Learn more about the Mac Eng community! You can attend booths with different clubs, teams, committees, ECCS, and Academic Advisors!
Mentorship Intro Event (8:00 - 10:00 PM): This event is a great chance for mentees to meet mentors, as well as their peers!
Thursday, September 10
Amazing Race McMaster (Begins at 7:00 PM): Win a prize by exploring all things McMaster and MES! We'll take you on a hunt through various sites to learn how to use and navigate them, while learning more about what the MES has to offer you.
APEx Prep Talks (7:30 - 8:30 PM): An introduction to this year's brand new iBioMed Tutoring program!
First Year Rep Info Session (6:30 - 7:30 PM): A short presentation explaining what it means to be a First Year Rep and how to run, followed by a Q&A!
Friday, September 11
Amazing Race McMaster (Ends at 10:00 AM)
Academic Flush (2:30 - 5:30 PM): Relax from your week at school, by meeting new students, both first year and upper years, and get to play some fun drop-in games!
Power, Benefits, and Practices of Mindfulness (6:00 - 7:00 PM): Listen to others speak about their experience with mindfulness to help motivate you to pursue it, then try it for yourself! There will also be topics based on breathing and meditation exercises and a walk through of guided activities.
APEx Tutoring Program – Anatomy Prep Talk (7:00-8:00pm) • Zoom
Learn about how to succeed in Anatomy (HTH SCI 2F03/2FF3) and what to expect from successful upper year HESE and BME students!
APEx Tutoring Program – 3rd Year IBEHS Prep Talk (8:00-9:00pm) • Zoom
Learn about what to expect and how to do well in third year core iBioMed courses.
Academic Flush (9:00 - 10:30 PM): Relax from your week at school, by meeting new students, both first year and upper years, and get to play some fun drop-in games!