First in the Family Fridays!

First in the Family Peer – Mentor Program holds all of our Learning (academic skills), Leadership (out of the classroom), Social (fun!), and Alumni (professional and career development) events on select Fridays 2:00 – 4:00pm., or 4:00 – 6:00pm., locations to be announced. Registered Mentees provide a gmail address and have access to a Google Calendar of all of our events planned for the year. Whether or not you are a Registered Mentee in First in the Family Peer – Mentor Program, all students must register to attend our events. We are striving to create an inclusive and accessible program. From time to time we offer light refreshments, and we do our best to make appropriate arrangements in response to accessibility and other accommodation requests.


Winter Warm Up: Skating & Social

Friday, February 16, noon – 2:00pm., Varsity Centre Pavilion, enter from Devonshire Place

Bring your own & free (limited) skates, helmets and instruction provided

(Accessible, Positive Space, free cookie decorating / eating & hot beverages)

Students will benefit from attending:

  • build your community by making intercultural social connections
  • participate in our Activities Fair including mental wellness resources
  • self-reflect on 1st semester & develop goals for success in 2nd semester
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